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Nathaly Butterfly Garden

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Pleasant butterfly garden

Lovely butterfly garden. Start the tour with an explanation of the process of caterpillars becoming... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Hartford, Connecticut
Quaint garden

We visited Nathaly for roughly 45mins as one of stops part of a day tour to Mindo. It is obviously... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
London, United Kingdom
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A100m right next to Central Park, Mindo, Ecuador
+593 2-217-0122
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

I have been to Nathaly twice and both times were great. It is really nice to watch the butterflies at all stages of life and see how dedicated the owner is to taking care of them and the hummingbirds. It is a nice slice of...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Lovely butterfly garden. Start the tour with an explanation of the process of caterpillars becoming butterflies. Then go into the enclosure to see many types/colors of butterflies and plants. There is also a small garden outside the enclosure with a little pond and ducks. To...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Nathaly for roughly 45mins as one of stops part of a day tour to Mindo. It is obviously the owners passion and was very friendly. There is a large variety of butterflies, orchids and section where you can watch hummingbirds from the comfort...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

This was different to the other butterfly collections I have visited around the world. There was the opportunity to see the butterflies at each stage of their development from caterpillar onwards.

Thank Lttle_Gem
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We asked the taxi driver to bring us to another Mariposario right outside of town, which had already closed so our taxi driver brought us here, right in the middle of town and walkable from most hotels. The owner, Francisco, was very kind and showed...More

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 7 April 2018

During our birding excursion, I took one day off from birding and did some touristy things with my daughter. Nathaly Bufferfly Garden is simply a few hundred feet away from our lodge and the admission is only USD $5 per person. There are 3 sections...More

Thank mraquila
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We paid 5 USD per person to see any butterfly and very few orchids. We saw a lot more sort of orchids in the garden located street "Lluvia de oro" at a few feet away (3 USD per person) and a very good area with...More

Thank Flora O
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely little spot in Mindo to watch butterflies, and very central location right in the town. You can see the different stages of life, and the butterfly room is a good size with a variety of different types. There is also a hummingbird viewing platform...More

Thank EnZed-27
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Enter the small farm and see hummingbirds, fish, rabbits & geese. Then enter the Butterfly farm and see how the butterfly starts from a tiny worm to a caterpillar to a chrysalis, to a butterfly. Then go into the covered room filled with butterflies. It...More

Thank Reviews51
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This is a smaller place, but the owner was so kind and sweet and took the time to show us everything. There is a butterfly and orchid garden. The owner is helping the butterflies repopulate and as a lot of knowledge. Only $5, definitely worth...More

Thank Shanen K
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