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Valley of the Butterflies (Peta Loudhes)

#1 of 4 things to do in Petaloudes Features Animals
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.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“nice walk” (37 reviews)
“tree trunks” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Petaloudes, Greece
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+30 2241 082822
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a really nice place to spend some ours. Just go there and walk around all the park while you will see a lot of amazing butterflies :) It is really a must go place in Rhodos :) I was there some years ago,...More

Thank ChindeaHenrietta
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was expecting something completely different to what was actually there. One set of stairs to go up and down, not the safest place to walk as constantly crossing people on the stairs and it was also slippery. Was pretty enough but not as we were...More

Thank chloeann3
Reviewed 3 days ago

The walk on the trail is very nice, we didnțt find it very hard to do. We went at noon and it was very hot, so i recommend you to go in the morning. There were a lot of butterflies flying around and a lot...More

Thank RoxyA1
Reviewed 5 days ago

When I told my friends that we are travelling to Rhodes, every one of them asked if we were going to visit the infamous Valley of Butterflies. So we thought, why not? So where to start from? The valley itself is not awfully terrible, absolutely...More

1  Thank PieTravels
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived late afternoon just before closing when most of the buses had gone. Tickets were 5 euros for both sections combined. First is 300m and fairly steep ending in a dammed lake. Humidity is high and the path quite narrow. Most moths were static with...More

1  Thank mike d
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice to visit but very crowded. I went around midday, but it opens at 08.30 so I recommend going earlier. I went on the little train from Tholos 9 euros return, but another 4.5e if you want to go up to the monastery. It...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice stroll through the pine woods. June to September is the time to see the "butterflies". Even if they are actually moths. The walk is fairly steep in places but it's no problem. Try spotting the crabs in the stream too

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 1 week ago

At first hard to spot but once seen, they are everywhere. Wonderful and amazing. Nothing more can be said.

Thank Hope-seven
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place could be so much better. It is great to be doing something to promote nature. And there are lots of butterflies but they are all one type. No explanations other than a crude life cycle of butterflies you remember from elementary school biology....More

Thank poleinahole1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what to expect but started at the bottom end of the stream and hiked up almost to the top. It was steep and you could see most of the butterflies at the bottom!

1  Thank lordgarner
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Response from aussieboy26 | Reviewed this property |
3 euro a person...
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Response from Fred G | Reviewed this property |
We hired a car which was really cheap and definitely worth it.
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Amanda6076
8 October 2016|
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Response from Natasa K | Reviewed this property |
I don0t know about May. We were in July and I expected more of them but there were not so many.
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