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Valley of the Butterflies

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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.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“clams” (75 reviews)
“nice walk” (40 reviews)
“tree trunks” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Petaloudes, Greece
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+30 2241 082822
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"clams"
in 75 reviews
"nice walk"
in 40 reviews
"tree trunks"
in 19 reviews
"road train"
in 15 reviews
"nature walk"
in 8 reviews
"souvenir shop"
in 7 reviews
"mobility problems"
in 8 reviews
"out of season"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 29 reviews
"nice place to visit"
in 8 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 17 reviews
"walked down"
in 7 reviews
"flip flops"
in 12 reviews
"steep climb"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 7 reviews
"rhodes town"
in 13 reviews
"tiger moth"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in early May before the season. We arrived at nine am and entered from the bottom close to the museum. The first hour we met no tourists on our way to the monastery at the top. We had a cup of coffee (Nescafe)...More

Thank Gunnar G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walk was nice, but in time of our wisit there were 4 butterflies in total present. There was no water in the spring, probably due to warm weather. We enjoyed looking for crabs hidden in mud and poodles. I’d recommend driving up to the Momastery...More

1  Thank Honza B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit but be prepared for a hefty walk up hundreds of rocky and uneven steps There are great views at the top but you must be of sound body ( and mind) to complete the course. Please don’t be put off...More

Thank Martin D
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

It is a very pleasant walk in the woods (for the whole family). Especially from top to bottom. But they are watching your every step... Can you spot them? Butterflies can mainly be seen at the top end of the valley. They can been seen...More

5  Thank The_Greek_Maestro
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This attraction is reachable from Rhodes old town bus station. You buy the tickets for the bus in the ticket office there. Cast was 5.50 Euros per person per ride! The visit in the butterfly valley cost 3 Euros, The place is very hilly. There...More

4  Thank evdg2014
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We have just come back from a walk around butterfly valley, very dissapointed. The hotel and bus companies are offering tours or trips why? from August onwards you will not see any butterfies as the have laid eggs and all died or flown south for...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

There is low season and no butterflies but however worth to visit. I hope that park can be bigger. Old olive trees is so beautifull. Good place to nature loving people. There is about 1.4 km long path with lots of stairs and another path...More

Thank traveller_matkaaja
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We visited this place when already it was off season but it we enjoyed it very much. We climed to the top although we are in our seventies but it was not hard and we spend a nice day in nature.

Thank Mori_9
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

First off it's quite expensive and the walk to the top isn't easy for anyone who has any sort of walking difficulties. It's a pretty shady walk but not stunningly attractive. Personally I would limit the number of bus trips and tourists as the sheer...More

1  Thank Rebecca H
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Visited on early October with our young children, knowing that it's off season and there are no butterflies, but we still had a great time. The valley is beautiful, not crowded, relatively easy to hike, with lots of great places to photograph the kids, and...More

Thank harelbr
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edgarpenelope
9 April 2018|
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Response from Mori_9 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! I think it is not yet the season, but we also visited the place out of season time and enjoyed the place very much. If you are going to be in Rhodes anyway, I would recommend to visit.
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Tracy C
24 January 2018|
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Response from Mike R | Reviewed this property |
not sure, i went in August
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Katherine D
24 August 2017|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's 8AM-6PM Enjoy!
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