Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World is a popular attraction in Phuket and is visited by large numbers of locals and tourists throughout the year. Being the first butterfly garden of its kind in Thailand, Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World was opened to the public in 1990 with the intention of educating people and earning their admiration for some of the most beautiful creatures and insects in the area. All the butterflies at Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World are bred at the garden itself and a research centre is also found at the site to carry out more studies on the butterflies and insects in the area. Some of the highlights include rare specimens such as tarantulas, leaf insects and scorpions at the breeding centre as well as the well-equipped silk museum. A gift shop is also located at the premises for visitors to take home a few mementos of their visit.
Tickets typically cost around 300 Baht for adults and 150 Baht for children
Open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Around 1- 2 hours
Adults, Families, Young Adults, Senior Guests, Children
The silk museum and the breeding centre
Muslim travellers who require prayer facilities at Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World may enquire for a private space that can be used during prayer times. It is also possible to visit some of the mosques in Phuket such as the Ya Me Yah Mosque, KaRul Islam Mosque, Masjid Al Madinah Phuket and Kamala Mosque, which are the most prominent mosques of the city.
Though eateries and restaurants will be available in the area, access to Halal food may be limited. Muslim travellers looking for Halal food near Phuket Butterfly Garden and Insect World may visit some of the Halal restaurants in Phuket. Prominent Halal restaurants in Phuket include Royal Paradise Hotel, Thai O-Cha Briyanee, Dubai Sheeshah Restaurant, Ghadafi Halal Food, Ban Sang Duan, Cairo and San Sabai which serve an enticing range of Halal food