Penang Butterfly Farm is one of the favorites amongst the
many tourist attractions in Penang, with its colourful
butterflies and other insects. At this world's first ever tropical
live butterfly farm of eight hectares, you can find around 4000
The sanctuary which opened in 1986 is a popular tourist attraction and is open from 9:00am till 5:00pm on weekdays and till 6:00pm on weekends. A camera is a must at this Butterfly Farm in Penang, though an additional amount needs to be paid if you plan on taking photographs.
The natural habitat shelters colorful as well as country specific butterflies like the Raja Brooke in Malaysia can be found. In addition, some of the rare and endangered butterflies like the Indian Leafl and the Yellow Bird-wing are also to be found.
Simultaneously, you can enjoy seeing a range of other creatures and reptiles like snakes, scorpions, frogs, and lizards in addition to the spellbinding view of the butterflies at the Mini Zoo in the Penang Butterfly Farm.
There are many more things to be excited about at the Penang Butterfly Farm. The Art & Artifact Gallery being the largest in Southeast Asia and the Caterpillar Club for the learners are just two of the many things that can be experienced.
Butterfly Farm Convenient
Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang is conveniently located close to this great attraction and numerous others in the city. Stay at Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang and enjoy ocean views and choice accommodation options among Penang hotels.