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Can-olin Butterfly Sanctuary

#1 of 4 things to do in Candijay Features Animals
Candijay, Philippines
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Not worth the trip nor entrace fee

The netted area had very few butterfly plants and when I asked the guide about it, he explained... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ame L
Second visit, this time was better

I visited last year at the same time and wasn't that impressed as there didn't seem to be many... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen C
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  • Poor6%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The netted area had very few butterfly plants and when I asked the guide about it, he explained thats why they put feeders with honey for them to feed on. They should have anticipated the butterfly needs and provided adequate plants for forage. There were...More

Thank Ame L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited last year at the same time and wasn't that impressed as there didn't seem to be many butterflies at all (plus I wandered around by myself and didn't avail myself of the free guide). This year I came again with my mum and...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed May 3, 2017

This was included on our Country side tour. The place is cool. Tourist will be accompanied by a tour guide and we are lucky that we have Kuya Rey. Sobrang patawa but he was able to deliver the info to us nicely. Good Job

Thank JanaChicc
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We were divided into two groups since there were 47 of us. As they were butterflies, pleasing to the eyes and nothing else (to me, at least), the tour guides that we had were very jolly and made our group laugh a lot while they...More

Thank chinadoll21
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Been to other butterfly garden but this one is unique and fun. It starts with you touching and holding a caterpillar, there are trick and cool pictures you can do. Wenhad a funny tour guide named Joey that made it a memorable experience

Thank mightygordon
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Sanctuary is very small but pleasant to combine with Loboc river trip and visit to Chocolate Hills. Cafe area serving snacks and ice cream

Thank kevinl122
Reviewed March 20, 2017

Very engaging experience. Funny and knowledgeable tour guides who can catch your interest in the life process of butterflies and moths.

Thank Shayne G
Reviewed March 19, 2017

This sanctuary though not big but it gave a lot of information about metamorphosis of butterflies. There's a minimal fee for this visit. Candijay is close to Anda and about few towns away to Jagna. We had it planned so that all the other attractions...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Enjoyed the tour so much ,in the company of a young guide. He was relaxed and funny ,and is an excellent photographer. We have some unusual butterfly photos to take home. We did not see many butterflies ,but those we did were big and beautiful....More

Thank allpals
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Enjoyed this place! It was my first time to see chrysalises/pupae of moths and butterflies and they're so pretty!

Thank alyssaemilycampos
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