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Kuang Si Butterfly Park

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The forests around Kuang Si Waterfall have always attracted a large number of butterflies. Now the Kuang Si Butterfly Park gives both local and foreign visitors an opportunity to view them up close and provides another attraction to see while you’re already visiting the falls and the bear sanctuary.

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After more than a year of work, this family-friendly attraction was opened in January 2014 by Dutch couple Ineke and Olaf. It’s located 300 metres down the road from the front gate and parking lot of Kuang Si waterfall. You can’t miss the enthusiastic display of flags and signs pointing to it.

Oh so pretty. Photo taken in or around Kuang Si Butterfly Park, Luang Prabang, Laos by Cindy Fan.

Oh so pretty. Photo: Cindy Fan

The admission is 30,000 kip for adults, 15,000 kip for children and it includes an optional 15-minute tour to learn about butterflies and the local flora. “How long do butterflies live?” “Why are they so colourful?” and “Why is the water at Kuang Si blue-green?” are some of the questions you can ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 200 words.)

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