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Mariposas de Mindo - Butterfly Garden

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Mindo's Butterfly Garden Admission Ticket
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| Mindo Sector la Yaguira a 2km del pueblo de Mindo, Mindo, Ecuador
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I didn’t come here expecting to come and check out the butterfly’s but was pleasantly surprised. You see each part of the cycle from a caterpillar to a butterfly. Butterfly’s hatch each morning here and there are so many varieties. They all fly around you,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Davey7777777
Reviewed 1 week ago

The air felt different in here, Maybe only 20% of the butterflies were airborne but really magical, just seeing them scatterd about the plants, smashed bananas, benches--watch your feet so you don't step on one. There are displays of butterflies hatching. Outdoros is a garden...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travelingpoet26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just when I thought it was going to just the butterflies, they added some great new features. When you finish the butterfly section, you go out a doorway and into a beautiful garden with plants, two giant bamboo bird watching towers, and a hummingbird patio....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vivian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Mariposas de Mindo, and first walked through an interesting garden to the main building. Then we were given a talk on the life cycle of the butterfly - nothing really new to someone who had silkworms as a child. Going through to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandiefran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here recently with our entire family. Very simple but well organized and interesting tour to get a first hand view of many different types of butterflies from egg to adult. A good experience for people of all ages.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hfinb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must see in Mindo. While the drive to Mindo is very windy, there are many things to see and do. Butterflies galore and guide was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank r4fam2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of my favorite Mindo activities. I could sit in the butterfly sanctuary all day. It was very peaceful and informative. They do a good job of exhibiting the lifecycle of the butterfly and leave you on your own to enjoy the sanctuary...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank _blasco_anna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice butterfly garden. Been to the one in Key West and this one is a bit nicer. The life cycle was very interesting as well as watching the butterflies coming out of their cocoons. A very nice variety of butterflies.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 39rhondak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have the time I highly recommend checking out the butterfly garden. I was very educational as the staff not only explained with process of the butterfly larvae to that of the actual butterfly but was able to show us. It was wonderful to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank turtlegirl2007
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Lovely place to spend a couple of hours. Nice variety of butterflies in a quiet setting. Nice garden and grounds outside the butterfly house.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Ann H | Reviewed this property |
The garden is inside and environmentally controlled so I am not sure that one month over another makes much difference. The butterfly garden is beautiful and very similar to other butterfly gardens I have visited in Texas... More