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Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre

#40 of 180 things to do in Siem Reap Features Animals
Sanday Village, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 97 852 7852
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Not esential

Really this place is prescindible, only if you have time. the place? very good, but similar than... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Montevideo, Uruguay
Worth the trip out of Siem Reap

Nice little sanctuary about 40mins on a tuk tuk from Siem Reap. Butterflies are beautiful and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hanoi, Vietnam
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Sanday Village, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 97 852 7852
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Really this place is prescindible, only if you have time. the place? very good, but similar than other at thailand or vietnam. Diferent option and nice to take relax time with plants and others.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little sanctuary about 40mins on a tuk tuk from Siem Reap. Butterflies are beautiful and the tour guide provides some great info. Anyone who enjoys nature or the outdoors will enjoy this. It's near the land mine museum so you could combine both and...More

Thank Philtown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Say Yes to guiding to get the most out of it! The place is small but interesting if you like butterflies - Even our teenage boys likes it 😄

Thank Lill Iren A
Reviewed 1 week ago

have seen this place on the way to water falls. Looks ok to me and those who are interested can go here and have more knowledge butter flies.

Thank Dinesh Kumar S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were the only guests and we were welcomed by our personal free guide who showed us around the farm. He was very friendly and showed us many butterflies, caterpillars and cocoons. He had an extensive knowledge an explained us how they cooperate with local...More

Thank Isabelle V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit if you love butterflies like I do. Was very happy with the English speaking guide I got too, it was interesting to see the cocoons, caterpillars and stick insects also. It was great having the opportunity to be able to photograph these...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The gentleman who showed us around the butterfly farm was very interested in the subject and enthusiastic which was nice. He showed us the butterflies and the caterpillars which they were breeding. The farm had a nice feeling to it because it was small and...More

1  Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed June 9, 2017

Depending on where you come from, this might be exciting or boring. For us, it was a lovely hour, with toured guide, explaining everything. Also had a lovely meal there for 5 bucks. Good to see these pretty creatures being looked after, nurtured and then...More

2  Thank Dave K
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre is a butterfly zoo near Siem Reap, it is the largest enclosed butterfly center in Southeast Asia. The center is sometimes referred to as the Angkor Butterfly Center. Scientifically, butterflies belong to the insect group ,which also includes moths, and moths...More

Thank Ravikumar S
Reviewed May 21, 2017

If you are templed out this is a good couple of hours, free tour and informative with lots of butterflys

Thank The-Dakk-Man
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March 3, 2016|
Response from mikemoran737 | Reviewed this property |
There is I believe what appeared to be a snack bar (cool under a thatched roof) where soft drinks were available. I had brought a pre-packed lunch which I ate in the snack bar before being guided around the splendid... More
Jason B
March 1, 2016|
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Response from Tevis S | Reviewed this property |
My friend and I arrived in the early afternoon around 1:00 pm. The fee was $5, but it includes a guided tour and then unlimited time walking around and relaxing in the enclosure. I recommend a book to enjoy, sit peacefully... More
Abdul S
March 18, 2015|
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Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
The Butterfly Farm is on the road to Banteay Srey, and Kbal Spean, if you're going that far. Banteay Srey is about 30km North-East of Siem Reap. Beng Maelea is about 40km east of Siem Reap. Different major roads and I think... More