“Wonderful Place!”
Huge number of butterflies flying freely around along with Macaws and other birds. Excellent interpretative information including a cabinet where you could see butterflies emerging from their cocoons. Great for kids of all ages.

Reviewed 22 Sept 2015

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Welcome to the Jungle!

Victoria Butterfly Gardens offers a unique opportunity for people of all ages to experience the beauty and curiosity of a tropical jungle up close. With surprises at every turn, the gardens is home to a wide variety of rescued tropical animals including ducks, flamingos, rare tropical birds, poison dart frogs, tortoises, turtles, giant koi and thousands of tropical free flying butterflies. Stroll along the paths and see organic vanilla beans growing on the vine, papaya trees, pineapple, coffee beans, ginger and many other foods of the world flourishing in their natural habitat.

Witness hundreds of butterflies feeding on fresh tropical fruits, learn about carnivorous plants from our jungle experts and marvel at the stunning blooms and thousands of rare and endangered tropical plants.

Visitors can take a mini tropical vacation in our 12,000sq foot jungle-like eco-system.

Conveniently located just five minutes from the world-famous Butchart Gardens, Victoria Butterfly Gardens offers a fun and educational experience for the whole family. With our ever-changing tropical rain forest environment, there is always something new for everyone of all ages to discover.

More than just butterflies...

Our jungle is carefully controlled to maintain the perfect balance of temperature and humidity for all of our plants and animals.

LOCAL PHONE 250.652.3822
TOLL FREE 1.877.722.0272

1461 Benvenuto Ave.
20 mins. from Swartz Bay (BC Ferry Terminal)

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