The Koh Samui Butterfly Garden

Astounding insects at Samui's Butterfly GardenThe Butterfly Garden is located on the Southern shores of Koh Samui, created specifically as a natural sanctuary for the butterflies of Asia. Gathered here are also a variety of Arachnid, Beetles and other assorted creatures of mystery that creep, crawl and fly about the jungles of Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia.

“Float like a Butterfly &
Sting like a Bee.”   Mohammad Ali

A place visit: Samui's Butterfly GardenLike the famous Mohammad Ali, the Koh Samui Butterfly Garden is a winner with these two species of insects, capturing the attention of millions of viewers every year. And although Ali chose to fashion himself after these two incredible creatures, he could not come close to personifying their true characters, nor their abilities to stand out as the most colourful of species upon planet Earth.

The Butterfly Garden is located on the Southern shores of Koh Samui, created specifically as a natural sanctuary for the butterflies of Asia. Gathered here are also a variety of Arachnid, Beetles and other assorted creatures of mystery that creep, crawl and fly about the jungles of Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia.

butterfly on blossomFollowing the main Ring Road from your Coconut Vacation Villa, about a 45-minute tour to the opposite side of the island from your holiday home, you will find the Butterfly garden just down the road from the Tiger Zoo. Make a complete day out of the journey and visit both locations on the same day.

Bassarona butterfly at Samui's sanctuary

Samui's butterflieswhite and orange butterfly

Featuring a museum displaying the more than 100 species of butterflies in Asia, approximately 25 of which are fluttering about these gardens, as a well as a bee house formed from an actual Thai house to allow visitors to view their activities in a natural environment, the Butterfly garden is a relaxing and timeless venture that should not be missed.

green caterpillar
As the butterflies are free to come and go as they please, there are certain times of the year that few butterflies can be found in the air. But if you look closely enough, you might just find the encapsulated beginnings of this evolving species cocooned on branches at the gardens.

Spider, another resident at Samui's Butterfly Garden

An exciting and remarkable experience for all ages is sitting and allowing these winged optical phenomenon land on you and explore your body as one of the exhibits of the gardens.

boy feeding butterflies

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