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Butterfly Haven

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Experience the wonder and tranquility of being immersed in hundreds of living, jewel colored butterflies in a tropical rain forest setting. Included at no extra charge if you desire, are guided tours of our 3 areas.
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Ave. Principal | Only 1 1/2 blocks more from the Market, El Valle de Anton 00000, Panama
+507 6062-3131
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All reviews beautiful butterflies life cycle eggs the owner blue morpho different species really enjoyed our visit butterflies flying short video small room various stages informative video well worth the visit enclosed area personal tour guided tour small place
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A quick tour, will not take much of your time, yet its very well put toguether and works for great pictures. Panama means abundance in fish and butterflies, so you cant miss this butterfly farm.

Thank DannyPanama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have a large, well known butterfly conservation exhibit at home so I wasn't prepared to learn anything new here. However, the staff is well informed, enthusiastic about what they do, and ready to answer questions. The price way just right and I enjoyed the...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place to visit with or without kids. Very informational and the butterflies are incredible. You can contact them in advance and arrange to have butterflies released at your wedding.

Thank calicepanama
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This is a educational and exciting place to visit. The butterflies are beautiful and will even land on you. Great for little kids.

Thank Rebekah C
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Small place, but with good explanation about the butterfly’s they have around 24 types The staff is very good.

Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

You must take an hour to see this place. It is enclosed so the butterflies can’t get away, but they do not suffer, they are well taken care of. Our guide had impeccable English and was an entomologist who knew and loved his butterflies. There...More

Thank Ronn B
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Very kind and helpful staff explaining the various kinds of butterflies, the metamorphosis they go through and giving hints on how to take the most impressive pictures. You can even touch the caterpillars! Included is also a very informative video. Definitely a MUST-see!

Thank 0201Urlauber
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Heaven Butterfly although small is a full fun place for children and adults who enjoy watching and learning about butterflies, the 5 dollars fee is well worth the 15 to 20 minutes guided tour with a very nice and knowledgeable person whom at every stage...More

Thank jayVallarino
Reviewed July 15, 2018

The Butterfly Haven was a very interesting attraction. John, the owner, did a wonderful job explaining the life cycle of the local butterflies. There were many beautiful and different butterflies in the sanctuary flying all around us! I would highly recommend a visit to this...More

Thank hideaway799
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Very interesting visit with very, very knowledgeable staff. Lots of different butterflies to see. Quite small but easy to find.

Thank AndrewClareFred
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February 14, 2017|
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Response from kimcolbert | Reviewed this property |
No, the butterfly building is small and only two blocks from the main street.