On this guided tour of the Butterfly Conservatory, which is dedicated to the preservation, growth, and study of the rainforest, with a focus on butterflies and other tropical rainforest species, experience a live demonstration of the butterfly life cycle, see poison dart frogs and other species of amphibians from the Arenal rainforest, and explore the botanical gardens and medicinal herb gardens.
Learn how butterflies are being regenerated in the Arenal area
This tour is a good option for nature enthusiasts of all ages
Plan ahead and book your tickets to this popular attraction
The conservatory is located about 30 minutes from Fortuna
Guide-assisted tours that operate all day long, encounter our staff at important points on the way.
Rainforest River Walk, and other trails throughout the Project, still in their natural settings.
Live demonstration of butterfly life cycle, and Insect Museum.
Great views of the Arenal Volcano and Lake
Largest exhibition of butterflies, exotic frogs and turtles, and others
Meeting And Pickup
Upper El Castillo, Provincia de Alajuela, El Castillo-Arenal, Costa Rica
On the corner at the School El Castillo, turn left on the Cement road, and go 800 meters up the hill to the Conservatory.
4/27/2022 - 3/21/2024
Monday - Sunday : 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Service animals allowed
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Most travellers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
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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