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Butterfly Park of Benalmadena

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
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Visited here and was pleasantly surprised to see so many butterflies flying around. Gorgeous... read more

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Inverness, United Kingdom
Great experience

Great place for kids and adults. Children are getting list of butterflies and they have to find... read more

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Thurles, Ireland
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We are located in the heart of the Costa del Sol and only 20 minutes from Malaga. In this spectacular Thai temple, you can walk amongst more than 1,500 exotic butterflies from around the world, flying freely in a tropical paradise between waterfalls...more
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Av. de Retamar | Junto al Templo Budista, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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All reviews beautiful butterflies buddhist temple butterflies flying life cycle every hour different species well worth a visit rainy day gift shop small place hop on hop off bus across the road lovely afternoon couple of hours free entry lovely place walk around
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Reviewed today

Visited here and was pleasantly surprised to see so many butterflies flying around. Gorgeous colours. Some will land on you.

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Reviewed today

Great place for kids and adults. Children are getting list of butterflies and they have to find them.

Thank joannakarejwo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Used the hop on, hop off bus to get to the butterfly park and also the Buddhist temple, both practically on the same site The butterfly park was excellent, took time to sit and wait for the butterflies to fly past, lots of colours ..very...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A short bus ride up from Benalmadena, this place is not one to visit on a hot day as humidity has to be high for the butterflies. For €10 entry pp it was interesting with many different specie & a short talk from an expert....More

Thank DebbiefromDevon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love visiting very relaxing and the butterflies are amazing the wallaby is cute too nice cafe good facilities and very informative

Thank RonaM577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will love the place and you will make millions of photos that you will trasure always!!! They have nice, very nice gift shop with plenty outstanding suvenirs and presents for familly and friends!!!

Thank Goran T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely to wander among the tropical plants and trees with exotic butterflies fluttering around. Also very interesting to watch them close-up drinkig nectar, and informative talk by staff.

Thank MarsailiW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is very nice to visit! Located near the castle Colomares, it’a a 15 minutes walk. It is really nice and interesting experience!

Thank Experience737785
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with 2 young children on a very wet and windy day. It was very expensive for the short amount of time it filled for us. Even if we had stopped to listen to the talk, I can’t imagine any family could spend more...More

Thank charp86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nestled high above Benalmadena you'll find this butterfly park. Thousands of butterflies surround you amidst beautiful tropical plants. There is an educational talk about once an hour which is quite informative. In addition to the butterflies you can see a Wallaby, Iguana and exotic birds...More

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8 August 2018|
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Response from JohnDuggan53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Wendy, there is a water feature there with a few small waterfalls, and a pond which is full of fish. But this is all indoors, so they are limited as to what they can provide. Well worth a visit though, I loved it. Enjoy... More
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16 April 2018|
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Response from RobertA1735 | Reviewed this property |
Well, where are you traveling from? But the taxi is not too expensive. Any taxi driver knows the location and therefore can give you a rough idea of the cost, just ask .... Hope I’ve been helpful?
4 April 2018|
Response from TheBradfordBentleys | Reviewed this property |
Nearest bus stop is at the Buddhist Temple which can be viewed from all around. (It's also well worth a visit at the same time as you go to Butterfly World). Alternatively, just ask the bus driver to give you a shout... More