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Butterfly Park of Benalmadena

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very nice

there are many nice butterflies. Not a big place but nice. It was not as hot as some pepple... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gabi W
Amazing but doesn't take long

We spent a lovely few hours just walking among the butterflies, done a few laps round as its not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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We are located in the heart of the Costa del Sol and only 20 minutes from Malaga. In this spectacular Thai temple, you can walk amongst more than 1,500 exotic butterflies from around the world, flying freely in a tropical paradise between waterfalls...more
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Av. de Retamar | Junto al Templo Budista, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

there are many nice butterflies. Not a big place but nice. It was not as hot as some pepple mentioned.

Thank Gabi W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a lovely few hours just walking among the butterflies, done a few laps round as its not that big. Don't let the pics fool you as you are not allowed to touch any of the butterflies. There is lovely sceenery inside and a...More

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful building as we arrived, looks like in Thailand, Buddhist temple. It was only 10€ each to go in and well worth it. The butterflies were amazing from tiny ones to huge ones. There were also tortoises and a wallaby. There is a lovely little...More

Thank Jane V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite small and you could see all it has to offer in 30 minutes or so but it's very charming and the vey friendly and knowledgable staff obviously love what they do. Thinking about it, what better job could you do other than working with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to see all the butterflies, very colourful butterflies in natural environment flying freely. Right beside Buddhist temple which is worth a visit as well. TaXi from Best triton$ €12 approx. Staff will phone a taxi for your return.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to while away an hour or so wandering round the paths looking at the butterflies flying around you and sometimes landing on you if you’re lucky. Cafe is decently priced and offers a decent selection of food for its size. Downside is that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what a burst of colour and flutter. From the moment you walk in to the moment you walk out, your eyes will be flat out trying to keep up with all the magnificent butterflies. If you are wondering whether you should or shouldn't then...More

Thank Three_voices
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice outing if you are looking for different to do in the area (besides beaches and pool). It is SMALL, so set your expectations. One hour you are done so I would not travel a great distance to visit. Parking is easy...More

Thank Renee Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit and would highly recommend. It was informative and enjoyable. It was great to see they have also rescued a few animals who live in the butterfly house.

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good morning visiting this place. Some lovely species of butterflies as well as other unexpected birds/reptiles/ fish.

Thank Ronald T
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wendysmith2002
8 August 2018|
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Response from JohnDuggan53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Wendy, there is a water feature there with a few small waterfalls, and a pond which is full of fish. But this is all indoors, so they are limited as to what they can provide. Well worth a visit though, I loved it. Enjoy... More
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Amanda H
16 April 2018|
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Response from RobertA1735 | Reviewed this property |
Well, where are you traveling from? But the taxi is not too expensive. Any taxi driver knows the location and therefore can give you a rough idea of the cost, just ask .... Hope I’ve been helpful?
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wozie
4 April 2018|
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Response from TheBradfordBentleys | Reviewed this property |
Nearest bus stop is at the Buddhist Temple which can be viewed from all around. (It's also well worth a visit at the same time as you go to Butterfly World). Alternatively, just ask the bus driver to give you a shout... More
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