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Mariposario Butterfly Garden

| Las Delicias de Cobano de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
+506 2642 1317
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Mariposario Garden was the perfect hostel***** Here in Montezuma, it has a really good service and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
manzur132016
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Marbella, España
Good activity for kids...Won't spend a lot of time there...

It's 3,000 ~$5 USD / person to enter and get a 5 minute tour around. Our kids (ages 3 and 9... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Celia C
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The Montezuma Butterfly Gardens is located 1.6 km outside of Montezuma on the Montezuma-Delicias road where the trail to the upper waterfalls is located. The Butterfly garden is open 7 days a week 8am-5pm. The entrance fee is $4.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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| Las Delicias de Cobano de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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+506 2642 1317
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mariposario Garden was the perfect hostel***** Here in Montezuma, it has a really good service and the people is really happy and polite.

Thank manzur132016
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It's 3,000 ~$5 USD / person to enter and get a 5 minute tour around. Our kids (ages 3 and 9) enjoyed walking around and we all enjoyed learning about the breeding process. We got to see the eggs, caterpillars, cocoons and learn about the...More

Thank Celia C
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was a great little time. I was staying at Anamaya so the admission was free. The girl that gave the tour was very knowledgeable and also had a few other little creatures to show us. She pretty much breeds and protects them! We learned...More

1  Thank Brittany K
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This was a great small garden to enjoy the butterflies and tropical plants. It seems that the butterflies were more active in the mornings.

Thank Sung K
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We popped in here briefly as we were staying in the hotel, but if you're having to make a special trip up to this place and pay to get in, I definitely wouldn't bother.

Thank Lara E
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lots and lots of butterflies to see, and an interesting, very short tour for the money I paid, by a nice young lady who really knew her stuff. She also showed me a butterfly a day old and a few days old, very interesting. Very...More

Thank suzieqGRENADA
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This was by far the best thing we did in Costa Rica. We were expecting it to be more scientific and touristy like a science museum, but it was a really chill, tranquil place to drink great beer and hang out with butterflies. Sarah, an...More

Thank swilkins86
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Mariposario butterfly garden is a wonderful stroll among a variety of colorful butterflies. The stroll through the garden is lead by a well informed and pleasant guide. The garden is one of the potential entry points to the waterfall- there are maps at the entrance....More

Thank Jog4fun
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We have been to larger butterfly farms than this one, but, on a small scale this facility is a nice introduction to a small variety of butterflies and their reproduction cycle. They have done a nice job on the garden area and feeding stations. It...More

1  Thank Wefish88
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Pretty butterflies in a peaceful place in the hills. Anna was very helpful in explaining the life cycles of butterflies and how they look after them. Enjoyed the beers from the butterfly brewery-would really recommend the flight of beers before choosing your favourite. Unfortunately the...More

Thank Julia H
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