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Mariposario Tambopata

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Address: Av. Elmer Fuacett Km 7, Puerto Maldonado 17001, Peru
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+51 84 634816
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The Tambopata Butterfly Farm (Mariposario Tambopata) is the first and...

The Tambopata Butterfly Farm (Mariposario Tambopata) is the first and biggest butterfly exhibition in Peru. Located only 2 min from Puerto Maldonado International Airport. In the Tambopata Butterfly Farm you will stroll around hundreds of amazing amazonian butterflies. The Tambopata Butterfly Farm is a great place to wait for your flight.

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We would not have stopped but our shuttle to the airport had it scheduled - it was lovely and a good short term visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Cookeville, Tennessee
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Fort Pierce, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The butterfly garden is beautiful! The plants within are worth the price of admission. Right next to the airport so there's no excuse to miss it!

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We would not have stopped but our shuttle to the airport had it scheduled - it was lovely and a good short term visit.

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We visited here at the end of the holiday as it is very close to the airport, stunning butterflies up close and great photo opportunities. Small but beautifully run and inexpensive.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It seemed that the stop here was only about killing some time before the flight. The facility was large and there were several species. It was self guided with no staff interaction.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A quick stop before you head home. You will be swarmed by an array of butterflies and beautiful flowers. There is bar and clean restrooms. You will have time before your flight - trust me

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

this is very pretty little butterfly rainforest right off the main street on the way to or from the airport in puerto maldonado. it was very well done. also had a nice little cafe with snacks & drinks.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Lots of colourful butterflies. We would have been dazzled by the array of butterflies here had we not been to Iguazu Falls days earlier -- where we saw hundreds of butterflies out in the open. Still it was a treat to see a wide spectrum of colourful butterflies.

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Lima, Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Multicolour butteflies in a small "mariposario" . You can stay the time you want. 3 min from in the AirPort. So if you Check in EARLY . You can visit And GO back to YouR gate. Marvelous.

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Nowra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

this is in town. really nice to visit for a couple of hours and see all the beautiful butterflies and to have a nice lunch at the cafe

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Even though we had just come back from 6 full days in the jungle and saw many butterflies, this was a fabulous expreince for me. I do love butterflies very much and this was just amazing - there are literally hundreds of butterflies here - with spectacular colors. They sit on you and you are free to be inside as... More 

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