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Spirogyra Butterfly Garden

#44 of 119 things to do in San Jose Features Animals
Barrio Tournon, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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Just Beautilful

The Butterflies are just beautiful and very photographic. Take the walk up to the top. And you are... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
A glorious butterfly oasis in the heart of San José

A must visit for any Nature lover. Purely divine and blissful... Blue morphos greet you as you... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
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Barrio Tournon, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

The Butterflies are just beautiful and very photographic. Take the walk up to the top. And you are close to Museum of Natural History

1  Thank Sunshine3149
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

A must visit for any Nature lover. Purely divine and blissful... Blue morphos greet you as you enter their netted sanctuary... Amazing!!! Butterflies everywhere!!! Places to sit and admire the beauty of these precious beings. Informative, educational, relaxing... Also a nice Nature walk at the...More

3  Thank OccupyHappiness
Reviewed 15 December 2015

It was the beautiful place.We had the best guide ever,explain very well about the butterflies.You can see a lot of difference variances of those that I never seen. They have a room with information and they had a outside area for the butterflies. Love this...More

Thank Monica_cruz16
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Never see so many beautiful butterfly you can spend three hours so beautiful big flowers big I would get a new morning I spent all day did no went downtown and have a nice lunch

Thank Bengera
Reviewed 19 September 2015

A pleasant little diversion, there a small collection of butterflies and they were fun to watch. Allow 30-45 minutes. The location is a little hard to walk to from downtown.

Thank wernickejc
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Really lovely place to visit and see the different butterflies of Costa Rica. If you were to try and see these in the wild, it would take forever. Small place and a quick stop but really worth it to see the butterflies and even some...More

Thank woodlandartist
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Huge blue morpho butterflies, owls and an array of colourful fluttering butterflies and moths make this a lovely oasis in an otherwise busy city centre! Lovely waterfall and the surrounds are great for peace and tranquility as there aren't huge crowds here, just great great...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

We spent the afternoon at the butterfly exhibit. Very beautiful place. Great way to spend a couple hours for little cost. Awesome location in the middle of San José but with a jungle type experience.

Thank Cdevoll
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Love this attraction! It is low key but has gorgeous butterflies and knowledgeable staff. Morphos and Owl flit and flutter around you and sometimes land on you to take a break. It is truly your best chance to see these jewels up close before or...More

Thank Vicky E
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

Walking past, I thought I'd check out this place. US$7 later, I'm handed some laminated documents, one with a chart of butterflies, and the other with some facts on butterflies. This was quite informative actually! The garden was nice, but pretty small. I'm not sure...More

1  Thank smason86
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Hi, there ... just checking to see if you are open in 2017? Is there a cafe on site? Many thanks
13 February 2017|
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What are the entry fees ? We will be visiting January 2017
27 December 2016|
Response from annika_lucky13 | Reviewed this property |
It was $7 (around 3500 Colones) per person when we were there in November 2016.