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Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary

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J.N. Jumalon Street, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 261 6884
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Worth a visit yes ... But with a few thoughts ...

Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary is well worth a visit to see and I do recommend a visit, however it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KweqSmanit
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Seattle, Washington
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Amazing place to go

One of the undervalued gems in Cebu, the Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary is a lovely, educational and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jurdayneree
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See rare butterflies at the only park of its kind in the Philippines.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“life cycle” (6 reviews)
“art gallery” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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J.N. Jumalon Street, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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+63 32 261 6884
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary is well worth a visit to see and I do recommend a visit, however it could be better in my opinion. I enjoyed hearing about the life cycle of the butterflies, the difference between butterflies and moths, migration, reproductive cycle and life...More

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the undervalued gems in Cebu, the Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary is a lovely, educational and museum that displays a fantastic collection of paintings and exhibits. Moreover, it has a small garden that has served as a breeding ground for psychedelic butterflies.

Thank jurdayneree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When i haven't get in yet, i was a bit disappointed because the place was not too amazing. When i get the place to get in, i was amazed the beauty of the butterflies. Variety and colorful butterflies you'll see.

Thank casper020687
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yes it is something to see. I did this visit to check out butterfly's and learned a lot. Our guide Ariel De Asia Reyes was a fountain of information concerning butterfly's and their environment. A short walk in the garden is fun. My favorite was...More

Thank kewz
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

At first, I was a bit disappointed because the place looked more of a house with a small garden than a sanctuary. Upon entering the place, I was mesmerized by it. The guide was a small part time working student and I was really entertained...More

1  Thank Rommel B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was lucky to be part of Cebu Historical Affairs Commission office family because of that I am able to visit Jumalon Butterfly Sanctuary for free and we are exclusively tour guided by the Son of Mr. Julian jumalon none another than Mr. Renato Jumalon...More

Thank beyann
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I really enjoyed this visit. We were expecting it to be a short trip, but ended up staying for hours. First we looked at the dried butterflies, they were really pretty. Then we saw some interesting variations such as dwarf butterfly specimens. We also were...More

Thank usnakeating
Reviewed 16 March 2017

They have a mini museum about the types of butterflies inside the house but the collection has not been udpated. And the house needs upkeep to better display the collections. The gardens are not kept well and there was no butterfly in it. The paintings...More

1  Thank Wannabthat G
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The old man who tours you is very passionate for his fathers work do it gets more interesting. If youre lucky you will see butterflies in the open garden. Also you can see artwork made with butterflies wings.

Thank adrian g
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

A very nice but small place. The gides are wonderfull en full off good humor. I loved this place. Go in the morning more butterfly present it's an open garden.

Thank Eric L
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Rejae T
10 January 2017|
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Yes
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juristgerzon
20 August 2015|
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No they preserve and make more collection
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