Banteay Srei Butterfly Centre

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Timings : 9 AM to 5 PM

Time Required : 1 to 2 hours

Entry Fee : 4 USD

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Banteay Srei Butterfly Centre, Siem Reap Overview

Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre (BBC) is an interactive butterfly zoo located near Siem Reap in Cambodia. It is the largest butterfly enclosure centre in SE Asia and is one of the top attractions for visitors in Siem Reap. Tourists can get to see thousands of species of colourful butterflies belonging to Cambodia and other nearby regions on a short trip to this farm, which is worth exploring, especially enjoyable if you are traveling with kids.

Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre was established in 2009. It was founded as a part of Concert project, an initiative for the conservation of local wildlife and developing responsible tourism. Also known as Angkor Butterfly Center, this netted tropical garden is home to thousands of butterflies, many of which are farmed to be exported to other countries.

During the high season, tens of thousands of butterflies can be found in this garden, which is a beautiful sight for the tourists. The farm provides training for individuals on commercial butterfly farming.

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Butterfly Tour

The farm conducts free guided tours for all the visitors during which they get to know about the complete life cycle of many species of butterflies and all about farming. Tourists can also experience butterflies feeding and flying very close during the tour. Tours last for about 45 minutes and are available in Khmer, English and French languages.

How To Reach Banteay Srei Butterfly Centre

It takes about 50 minutes to reach Banteay Srey Butterfly Centre from the city centre of Siem Reap. You can rent a motorbike for about 8 USD per day to get there. Or you can reach the farm by hiring a Tuk-Tuk for about 5 USD for a round trip that can also be shared.

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