Butterfly Garden Tour in Monteverde

Monteverde, Costa Rica

From USD 22.00

Select Date and Travellers

Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 45 minutes (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Enhance your experience of one of the world’s largest live butterfly exhibitions during a guided tour of the Butterfly Garden in Selvatura Park in Monteverde. Ideal for families, this educational tour showcases the highlights of the gardens and offers insight into the life cycles of butterflies and other insects. See, too, a colony of leaf-cutter ants caterpillars becoming butterflies in the rearing chamber.   
  • Guided tour of the Butterfly Garden in Selvatura Park, Monteverde
  • An ideal choice for families
  • Enrich your knowledge of butterflies and other insects on a guided tour
  • See caterpillars transforming into the winged beauties in the rearing chamber
  • Small-group tour limited to 15 people

What's Included

  • Local taxes
  • Professional guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Selvatura Adventure Park
    Puntarenas Province, Monteverde, Costa Rica

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Depending on the start time selected at checkout, greet your guide outside of the Butterfly Garden at Selvatura Park at one of six times between 9:15am and 3:15pm.

Following an introduction to Costa Rica’s diverse insect life from your guide, you’ll tour the gardens and marvel at more than 20 species of butterfly as they flutter around.

Discover the special behaviors and abilities of butterflies, and learn about their life cycle in the rearing chamber, where caterpillars slowly transform into butterflies within cocoons.

Your tour concludes in the park’s gift shop.

Selvatura Park

Admission Ticket Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Operated by Selvatura Park

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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