Visit Butterfly Farm CostaRica, where Butterflies Living in their natural environment
Address : La Guácima de Alajuela Phone: 506 2438 0400 Hours: Mon-Sun 8.30-17.00, entrance – 7500 colones
From 30 to 80 species of butterflies safely land on the shoulders, arms and heads of all who came in a huge room with high humidity and rare trees. The guide will tell about all the secrets of mimic animals – otherwise to notice them will be impossible. And the opportunity to see the butterflies come to light it is very rare. It is easiest to book a tour to the farm: the bus takes you away right from the hotel. Concierge organizes it easily.
You will learn how some species of butterflies are adapting to life in an attempt to protect themselves from enemies, what they eat, how many live. Having the opportunity of the presence of an informed guide, you can ask him all your questions of course only regarding butterflies.
Mass cultivation of butterflies is due not of natural necessity but commercial demand. In many countries people make such a gift, like a butterfly in a box. They are given for any reason. This gift is not too expensive, original, and always delights, so Butterfly Farm is stable, exporting new butterfly species in other cities and countries.
Butterfly Farm is located in the National Park Monteverde. Enjoyed the views of the beautiful butterflies and satisfied the thirst for new knowledge, you can relax and with a camera walk along the paths of the park, taking the most beautiful and exotic plants. Besides plants in the park is inhabited by many reptiles, insects, amphibians and birds. A special pride of the park and the envy of gardeners is a smart collection of orchids.
If you like the park and you want to see it in more detail there are small hotels in the park. They are located on the edge of the park, and will allow you to plunge into the world of tropical fauna and flora, without being distracted by unnecessary thoughts about accommodation and the lack of time. You can continue monitoring the surrounding environment from the night window of the hotel, as in the dark in the park there are those residents who slept during the day.