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Papiliorama

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Address: Moosmatte 1, Kerzers 3210, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 (0) 31 756 04 61
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The Cool Zoo

This is a cool place to enjoy a special type of zoo. Three domes, each has a unique collection of animals and insects. Start by visiting the Papiliorama Butterfly dome, and enjoy... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2016
Faris S
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Found it expensive for what we saw. Not a lot to see, although the kids had fun! The parking lot was expensive too, it was very tight and smelly in many parts somehow I had a better memory of It as a child

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Tel Aviv
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The place is nice with many colorful butterflies and a small variety of nocturnal animals. Overall it's good for about 1-2 hours and it's a nice place if it's raining outside since it's all indoors.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a cool place to enjoy a special type of zoo. Three domes, each has a unique collection of animals and insects. Start by visiting the Papiliorama Butterfly dome, and enjoy the colorful and divers species of butterflies. Co to the next dome where you will enter a dark place with UV lights to enjoy watching night animals and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I was expecting this to be a butterfly park more so than a zoo given its name. Given I'm not a big zoo fan but love butterflies, here my experience: I really enjoyed the butterfly area and the lady explaining about the butterflies when she released some. They also have a big area for nocturnal animals, as well as an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Visiting early in the morning with just a few guests around (at that time). Friendly reception staff, enough parking space available with just a short walk towards the entrance. Splitted in three areas. Started with papiliorama. Hot and humid so better bring something to clean your camera lens. Great entourage for numerous colourful butterflies. Subsequently the night vision area with... More 

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Montreux, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

we visited las summer..and surely hot! but it worth to visit! lots of butterflies... you can even see their eggs (cocoon) and when they were hatching transform to butterfly if you are lucky, very pretty. there is zoo swell around when you see lots of animal, baby zoo when you can touch and play with baby horses and goats my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

It was a sunny day! Everything was fine,lots of little animals,birds,nocturnal animals and of course butterflies! Very good for little children and not so expensive! Definitely recommended!

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Thank Razvan Daniel D
Troinex, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

As part of a day outing sponsored by our village we came here. It was my first time although I had wanted to come for the longest time. Very interesting with three different habitats. We did not spend enough time since I got into taking photos of the butterflies. Bring a macro lens if you have one.

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Thank Gerald U
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This place was really fun, the tropical domes with butterflies and tropical birds in were beautiful and I didn't even know freshwater stingrays existed! The nocturnal section was rather pungent (I suspect the bats) but cool to see sloths and armadillos wandering about. Only downside was that the ocelot didn't seem to be very happy in its rather small enclosure.

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Thank Katie P
Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Was an excellent encounter with hundreds of spectacular butterflies in a Tropical set up..!! I felt at Home Away from Home! It felt special to walk through the Nocture Dome and the jungle as well. Best place for experiencing Nature at its best while offering a just for any visitor to get involved Environmental awareness.

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