The Butterfly Farm

If you are mystified by the tender and swift nature of the butterfly, then the Butterfly Farm is for you. Here, you can tour a tropical rainforest setting and interact with this creatures as they fly freely and often land right on the shoulders, hair, or hands of guests.

The most important part of your visit at the Butterfly Farm will be a guided tour, which shows the evolutionary cycle of the butterfly, how they live, and what they do. Tours last for 15 to 20 minutes are are available all day.


Set toward the center of Orient Bay, The Butterfly Farm happily welcomes local customers and vacationers who are rooming in this part of Saint Martin. Regardless of whether or not you are staying very close, you should consider dropping by to check it out.

Nearby Restaurants

If the time you spend visiting the botanical gardens leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you can find a plentiful supply of local restaurants in this general area. The closest place to eat to The Butterfly Farm is Paradise View, which serves Caribbean fare. Chez Pat and Alamanda are a couple other restaurant options within reach of this outdoor attraction you have the chance to enjoy the local cuisine in St. Martin.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find other places of interest nearby, including The Butterfly Farm, which is within driving range near Orient Bay. Also, you might consider heading to The Old House, which is another attraction not far away.

If you can't wait to see as many of St. Martin's attractions as possible, the following table shows the closest options.

Attractions Near The Butterfly Farm
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Butterfly Farm Other Activities/Excursions 0.0 mi. (0.8 km) S 0.5 mi. South of Orient Bay
The Old House Museum 0.3 mi. (1.0 km) W La Croisade
Mount Vernon Plantation Historic Site -- -- 0.6 mi. South West of Orient Bay
Hope Estate Archeological Site Historic Site -- -- 0.8 mi. East-Southeast of Grand-Case
Cultural Center Grand Case Museum 2.6 mi. (0.4 km) NW Grand-Case
Loterie Farm Nature Reserve -- 2.6 mi. (2.6 km) W 1.6 mi. South of Grand-Case
Durat Bridge Historic Site -- -- Marigot
Musée de Saint-Martin Museum -- -- Downtown Marigot

More Information


The Butterfly Farm is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., with the last tour leaving at 3:00 p.m.

Location: Le Galion Beach Road, Orient Bay, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten


(059) 087-3121



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