Kuang Si Butterfly Farm, Luang Prabang

4.5
#2 of 44 in Wildlife in Laos
Initiated in 2014 by a Dutch couple, Kuang Si Butterfly Farm gathers entomologists and botanists to study and preserve Laos' butterflies and help reduce alarming environmental issues. Situated some 300 m (984 ft) before the a scenic waterfall, the center also educates visitors to raise awareness about this region's delicate yet remarkable ecology. Visit the picnic area, the natural swimming pools formed from the waterfall, and the lovely bakery. The family-friendly attraction welcomes children, and also offers volunteering opportunities. Use our Luang Prabang travel planning tool to visit Kuang Si Butterfly Farm on your trip to Luang Prabang, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is worth a visit, especially if combined with a visit to the Kuang si waterfalls. Lots of information available and also an opportunity for having your feet cleaned by the fish!  more »
  • We entered the place on our way back from the waterfalls and it was such a pleasant surprise. The butterflies are stunning and interesting information is provided in a very pleasant way. It is...  more »
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  • Absolutely loved this place. Its not very big however its stunning. The setting is perfect. The staff are very friendly and informative. The butterflies are numerous and stunning. Definitely worth a visit. The cafe overlooks a huge fish pond where you can feed them.
  • What a paradise. The first thing you see when entering the park is a beautiful little waterfall, and then it just gets better with the gardens and the butterflies. The species they have are amazing and are all local. You can get all explanations you want as there are guides happy to talk with you. Don't miss this place !
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