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Valley of the Butterflies

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Petaloudes, Greece
+30 2241 082822
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From late July to late September, this planned valley fills up with millions of multicolor butterflies.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“clams” (75 reviews)
“nice walk” (40 reviews)
“tree trunks” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Petaloudes, Greece
+30 2241 082822
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This attraction is reachable from Rhodes old town bus station. You buy the tickets for the bus in the ticket office there. Cast was 5.50 Euros per person per ride! The visit in the butterfly valley cost 3 Euros, The place is very hilly. There...More

1  Thank evdg2014
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We have just come back from a walk around butterfly valley, very dissapointed. The hotel and bus companies are offering tours or trips why? from August onwards you will not see any butterfies as the have laid eggs and all died or flown south for...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 October 2017

There is low season and no butterflies but however worth to visit. I hope that park can be bigger. Old olive trees is so beautifull. Good place to nature loving people. There is about 1.4 km long path with lots of stairs and another path...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We visited this place when already it was off season but it we enjoyed it very much. We climed to the top although we are in our seventies but it was not hard and we spend a nice day in nature.

Thank Mori_9
Reviewed 13 October 2017

First off it's quite expensive and the walk to the top isn't easy for anyone who has any sort of walking difficulties. It's a pretty shady walk but not stunningly attractive. Personally I would limit the number of bus trips and tourists as the sheer...More

1  Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Visited on early October with our young children, knowing that it's off season and there are no butterflies, but we still had a great time. The valley is beautiful, not crowded, relatively easy to hike, with lots of great places to photograph the kids, and...More

Thank harelbr
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

There weren't any butterflies anymore, but still place is really calming and peaceful. Not a place for disabled or very unfit person, because there is much climbing to do!

Thank Jenna A
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We went right at the end of season but enjoyed the walk through the valley. Takes about 45 mins to walk from the top to the bottom. You can walk up from the bottom where you start but why bother, there’s a choo choo train...More

Thank MJP1983UK
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Got to the attraction, was told that it was not the season for butterflies. They charged 3€ for a walk in the area eithout mentioning that even most of the walking site was closed. What a hoax

1  Thank Barkat G
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Visited at the end of September with hubby. Unfortunately we were a few days too late & were told upon arrival that there were no butterflies they had all flown away. None the less we decided to walk through the valley & enjoyed the tranquillity...More

Thank Wasessa
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Response from Fred G | Reviewed this property |
We hired a car which was really cheap and definitely worth it.