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Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary

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Great project, super friendly owners and nice garden!

If you are in Siquijor this place is worth a visit! The owners are super nice people who do a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fran R
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Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary-It’s a small operation.

Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary I visited on March 15, 2019. Somehow I made it, there are not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Siquijor Butterfly Sanctuary I visited on March 15, 2019. Somehow I made it, there are not many signs how to get there. Coming from San Juan to Siquijor towards Larena, it is a road crossing the interior, about 5-6 kilometers from Siquijor. You turn right...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank salemnobody
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Siquijor this place is worth a visit! The owners are super nice people who do a great project. There goal is not to get your money, but to help the butterfly’s and get them back into the wild! The enterence is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fran R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a very cute small place to go to, the butterflies and the scenery is amazing and the owner ist really friendly and the 100 pesos fee is really worth it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank calliwhite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I took a scooter up the mountain and had such an amazing timer here. Don't Miss this! The family who ran it is working extremely hard to keep this project going and was super sweet people. What better way to support the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tyler L
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Behind this sanctuary is more than just the wish to show you some butterflies. It's a project of bringing butterflies back to their natural habitat. The owner is really passionate about his project and interesting to listen to! He'll give you as many explanations as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chrimoni
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Small and very hidden, the sanctuary is a cute place to pass by why on your way to the mountains. The project of Dante and his team is basically to protect the species and repopulate the island with the endangered butterflies. Not an amazing place,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariebrd2
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

First off, the drive up here from either Lazi or Larena is breathtaking. There is an amazing oversized road running right to the top of the mountain where you can find the butterfly farm. On the road we were greeted by an amazing man, Dante,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 42Veggies
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The butterfly sanctuary is a beautiful place with a great work ethic that is trying to set up a place to preserve species of butterfly’s that are slowly disappearing

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Resort830103
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Such a great place to visit. The guy is doing a really great job protecting and educating people on the bitterflies

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pele86
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Very beautifull place and very willing and dear owner showed us all and explained. we highly recommend visiting this place.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Irena T
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