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Can-olin Butterfly Sanctuary

Address: Candijay, Philippines
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Ranked #2 of 3 Attractions in Candijay
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

We visited the butterfly sanctuary already 4 years ago. At that time it was really nice, lots of butterflies to see. But now, it wasn't the same any more. Just very few butterflies were to see- maybe we saw 5 within the whole "protected area"!! People are friendly there, but the main attraction, the butterflies is missing. Hope this will... More 

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Limerick,Maine (USA)
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

In July 2011, I and my Philippine wife went on tour of Bohol. We stopped at butterfly sanctuary for an hour. The best part was the butterfly guide who told us all about the butterflies and told good jokes!

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Manila, Philippines
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We came to the Butterfly Sanctuary on Bohol Island because of their Ice Cream :), my sister recommended to MUST TRY, and I had, durian, avocado and mango in one sitting.. so delicious. When you go in the Sanctuary a guide takes you around the garden to show you the life of the butterflies. The kids enjoyed the educational tour... More 

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Regina Beach, Canada
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65 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

I had been to other butterfly farms but this one offered a private tour guide. Uniquely colored butterflies and plenty of picture taking opportunities. It's a nice venue for families, couples or anyone interested in butterflies.

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35 attraction reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

The Butterfly Sanctuary on Bohol Island is really to recommend. There is a small entrance fee, can’t remember how much it was. As soon as you paid your entrance fee there is a guide from the Sanctuary available who is going to show you around. The guide explains you everything and if you have questions he answers the happily. After... More 

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