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Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre

#40 of 182 things to do in Siem Reap Features Animals
Sanday Village, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 97 852 7852
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Nice short break from the temples

This was a nice break from the temples and something different. You entry fee comes with a guide... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lindsay A
Sydney, Australia
Interesting Tour, Great Place

We got the $9 per person ticket which covered the entrance fee, a guided tour , one meal and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ronit D
via mobile
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Sanday Village, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 97 852 7852
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a nice break from the temples and something different. You entry fee comes with a guide that takes you through the stages of the butterfly. Walking through the small grounds amougst the butterflies is also an experience.

Thank Lindsay A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got the $9 per person ticket which covered the entrance fee, a guided tour , one meal and a drink. Our guide was kind, polite, friendly and very patient, He walked us through the life cycle of a butterfly,pretty interesting. He made us hold...More

Thank Ronit D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the BBC on the way to Banteay Srey temple. A perfect break for the whole family. The guide showed us caterpillars, cocoons, walking sticks and our kids got to hold some of the newborn babies. We recommend this nice place for everybody....More

1  Thank sinelykke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After my visit to Banteay Srey, my tuk-tuk driver suggested the Butterfly Centre. I am so glad I went. It was a calming experience and a nice break from the long tuk-tuk drive back to Siem Reap. The ticket cost $5 dollars, but you can...More

1  Thank ElriQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although this isn't a huge collection of butterflies yet, they are actively working on creating a lovely sanctuary. Our guide was a young man who clearly had a deep understanding of butterflies and was keen to share his knowledge with us. He is self taught...More

1  Thank Kay B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice to see the different butterflies no the steps this place is putting in place to protect these insects. We spent all of 15 minutes there even after inspecting all the cages and everything. Great initiative so didn't mind paying to have a...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The butterfly centre was interesting, you are able to see a wide variety of butterfly and moth at different stages of development. Our kids enjoyed it, younger ones definitely would. A bit basic, especially the toilet! But, if it's part of a day tour it...More

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Really this place is prescindible, only if you have time. the place? very good, but similar than other at thailand or vietnam. Diferent option and nice to take relax time with plants and others.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little sanctuary about 40mins on a tuk tuk from Siem Reap. Butterflies are beautiful and the tour guide provides some great info. Anyone who enjoys nature or the outdoors will enjoy this. It's near the land mine museum so you could combine both and...More

Thank Philtown
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Say Yes to guiding to get the most out of it! The place is small but interesting if you like butterflies - Even our teenage boys likes it 😄

Thank Lill Iren A
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3 March 2016|
Response from mikemoran737 | Reviewed this property |
There is I believe what appeared to be a snack bar (cool under a thatched roof) where soft drinks were available. I had brought a pre-packed lunch which I ate in the snack bar before being guided around the splendid... More
Jason B
2 March 2016|
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Response from Tevis S | Reviewed this property |
My friend and I arrived in the early afternoon around 1:00 pm. The fee was $5, but it includes a guided tour and then unlimited time walking around and relaxing in the enclosure. I recommend a book to enjoy, sit peacefully... More
Abdul S
18 March 2015|
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Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
The Butterfly Farm is on the road to Banteay Srey, and Kbal Spean, if you're going that far. Banteay Srey is about 30km North-East of Siem Reap. Beng Maelea is about 40km east of Siem Reap. Different major roads and I think... More