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Butterfly World & Gardens

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Go for the butterflies

The butterflies are the definite attraction here. It is fabulous having them fly all around you... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Katnelsen
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Abbotsford, Canada
Beautiful place

We loved bringing our kids here (2 and 5). So many beautiful butterflies to see plus the turtles... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Liz C
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Nanaimo, Canada
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We loved bringing our kids here (2 and 5). So many beautiful butterflies to see plus the turtles and fish! The only reason I only gave it 4 stars out of 5 is because of the price. For how long we were there it didn't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We were greeted by Samson, the tortoise, upon our arrrival, and were so pleasantly surprised by this! We were then immediately impressed upon entering the butterfly house - there were butterflies everywhere! (It was a sunny day, and we read inside that the butterflies are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Verdi-Girl
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a small greenhouse type climate controlled mini visit to a tropical rain forest but with the dangerous species such as poisonous frogs safely contained behind glass. Owing to the humidty suggest utilising the lense defogger near the entrance. The plants are wonderful and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Denise659
Reviewed June 14, 2018

The enclosure where the butterflies are kept is lovely, so many places to watch them feeding off plants and flowers. So many different species, lots of info to refer too. The gardens were not wow. Loved to see the geckos 🦎, even got to hold...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Wendy G
Reviewed April 30, 2018

The butterflies were within their cocoons and starting to hatch and it was quite delightful to sit there and watch them come out and then stretch their wings. Mother Nature at its best ! Lots of butterflies flying around and even though it was a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank OMGYumYum
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We love butterfly world!! The new owner is fantastic and is doing a great job of bringing this place back to life! There have been challenges with a business like this, (no doubt!) but they're really taking it seriously. We visit every time we're on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank neohippy111
Reviewed August 20, 2017

The butterflies are the definite attraction here. It is fabulous having them fly all around you while you walk through the interior garden. Sometimes they even land on you, especially if you are wearing bright colours and standing still. It is a tropical environment, so...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Katnelsen
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

It was $20 for an adult and 4 year old, and we saw everything in 1 hour. There are no frogs in the frog pond, and the orchard garden is nothing but plants that we could have see in a nursery. There was one person...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Ryan051
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Clearly, this attraction is trying. However, the price is in line with a top-notch spot. This is not that. There are butterflies to see and some of the tropical plants are gorgeous. Overall, the place needs maintenance. If you are on a budget, you might...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank klokendahl
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

I took my grandkids here for a visit. We enjoyed all the different butterflies. The orchid room was beautiful as well. The kids loved the tortoise Samson. There is also a turtle pond outside with many turtles

Date of experience: June 2017
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Fred M
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Response from Sorin C | Reviewed this property |
Fred, I doubt butterflies from this location are for sale to begin with!... They live in that protected environment, a forced tropical humid ecosystem that is uncommon to our West Coast habitat. These butterflies are hard to... More
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