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Monteverde Butterfly Garden (Jardin de Mariposas)

Near Pension Monteverde Inn | On road to Monteverde, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5512
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Monteverde Butterfly Gardens Tour
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Near Pension Monteverde Inn | On road to Monteverde, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5512
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

I expected one hall with some flowers and some butterflies, but this place is SO much more. The price includes a tour, and we had the most enthusiastic entomologist as a guide, who showed us a tarantula, a scorpion mama, a variety of beetles, and...More

Thank StineMilla
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This was an unexpected gem on our tour of Monteverde.Dave and Brynna are incredibly knowledgeable about insects and butterflies. The gardens are beautiful and the leaf cutter ant exhibit in a natural setting was the incredibly setup.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Most informative, and enthusiastic tour of the insect/beetle displays and the 4 butterfly houses. Alison was an excellent guide - most impressed with the detail, care and knowledge she demonstrated as she took us through the displays. She made the trip! It was also very...More

Thank Mari0n14
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Small but great place to visit! The guide explained everything we wanted to know and took time to let is take great pictures!

Thank Maria de Lourde... G
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We had a tour if the butterfly gardens which included seeing some beetles and insects first. They were fascinating. I was really impressed with the guide who was happy to pick up all the critters and explain to us about them. We were then given...More

Thank elighnor
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Brianna was an excellent tour guide. Thank you so much. This was such a fun experience. There were so many butterflies to see. The huge stick bug was very interesting.

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Just arrived in Monteverde and decided to visit the butterfly attraction. Was about a ten minute walk from hotel, and it was amazing. The guided tour was great getting to learn names and all different kind of insects so not only limited on butterflies. Was...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We spontaneously decided to visit the Butterfly Garden today and got more than we would have ever expected. From the adrenaline of holding a scorpion to the excitement of releasing a newly hatched (is that the right word?) butterfly into its new habitat, we had...More

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Getting close to the butterflies and insects was wonderful, having a well informed guide was awesome. Our Guide, Constanze, was very friendly, informative and spoke good english. She told us all about the insects and let us handle them where appropriate. She explained the life-cycles...More

Thank Geoffrey D
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We had a great time. When we got there a group of monkeys were traveling through the trees and put on quite a show. Then Allison, our guide, did a great presentation of the insects, followed by a tour of the butterfly gardens. The tour...More

Thank megs608
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Can we arrange a tour from most hotels?
28 January 2015|
Response from Bryna B | Property representative |
You can, though due to the confusion of there being more than one butterfly garden in town you are best to just jump in a taxi and ask to come to the gardens! We have tours all the time so no need to worry about making it... More