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The Butterfly Farm, Oranjestad

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#1 of 7 in Parks in Oranjestad
Nature / Park · Farm
Observe vibrant butterflies, cocoons, and chrysalis from around the world at The Butterfly Farm--a tropical, enclosed environment brimming with hundreds of exotic specimens. Learn about the transformative life cycle of these majestic creatures from knowledgeable guides. As a bonus, your entry fee includes a return visit at some point during your stay; consider wearing bright colors and sweet perfume to coax the creatures into landing on you. Our Oranjestad trip planner makes visiting The Butterfly Farm and other Oranjestad attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Great experience - so many butterflies in lovely surroundings. There's a little tour that's optional at no extra charge, very informative, the kids that were there seemed to be in awe of everything...  more »
  • If you appreciate nature, you should stop by. Enjoy the color. The $16 admission is reasonable, you get a good explanation of the life cycle of the butterfly. You can walk there from the Riu and the....  more »
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  • So cool! Well worth the money. you can go back as many times as you want on the same ticket. Go for meditation on Tuesday(?) mornings. A magical experience. My only complaint is the meditation was pretty cramp - not covid approved/ the woman leading it even encouraged people to take masks down, we are after all in a pandemic. But the normal times it's perfect, walking around in half indoor/half outdoor net cage thing with so many beautiful butterflies.
  • Nice place to learn about butterflies. They do tours as well. An orange butterfly came and sat on my finger and went along with me the whole tour. Wish I could have taken the little guy him

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