Great Excursion for Anyone Looking to Explore the World of Butterflies!
Butterflies are among the most beautiful creatures in the world, and Costa Rica has over 14,000 species of butterflies. Approximately 750 are found in the Monteverde Cloud Forest! This is a great excursion for people of any age who are looking to explore the world of butterflies!
Your tour begins when you are picked up from your hotel in Monteverde and driven to The Butterfly Gardens. Your bilingual guide will take you through the gardens, each simulating different habitats (lowland habitat, mid-elevation habitat, forest under story habitat, and highland forest edge habitat). These gardens will show you the different species of butterflies found in the country. There is also a rearing chamber where you can see caterpillars becoming butterflies. Additionally, you’ll be able to visit the nature center where you will learn about other species of insects such as scorpions, tarantulas, and walking sticks. After exploring the world of butterflies, you are then driven back to your hotel to enjoy the rest of your day in the cloud forest!
Your tour includes: transportation, entrance fee, bilingual guide.
What to bring: comfortable clothes, camera, extra cash.
*Prices reflect the least expensive rates during low season and are subject to change at any time. You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.