The Phuket Butterfly Garden & Insect World, considered one of the bests due to its divers collection of butterfly species and rare insects, is truly a delight for tourists. Inside the garden are various kinds of flowers, fluttering butterflies of different colors and rare insects living in a simulated mini environments.
Walk in the garden around butterflies flying around. It is indeed a great place families with small kids, honeymooners, and even for groups. Relax in the sweet sounds of birds, man-made waterfalls, with soothing music.
Formerly the Phuket Butterfly and Aquarium and founded by Dr. Prasit Koysiripong in 1990, Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World is the first in Thailand. It now serves as a research center for butterfly and insect culture and conservation.
Today, all butterflies inside the garden had been bred here, and in order maintain an ecological balance a number of butterflies are released to allow them to breed naturally.
Phuket Butterfly Garden & Insect World
71/6, M.5, Soi Paneung
Yaowarat Road, T. Rassada
A.Muang, Phuket 83000 Thailand.
Tel: +66 (0) 7621 0861
Fax: +66 (0) 7621 5616
Web site: www.phuketbutterfly.com