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.


The Butterfly Farm can be found near the middle of Orient Bay.

Nearby Restaurants

If you get hungry visiting the gardens, it definitely won't be a problem -- you're going to find a broad selection of dining possibilities in the vicinity. Paradise View, which serves Caribbean fare, is also the closest restaurant to the botanical gardens. Also within a short distance, you and your party will encounter eateries such as Chez Pat and Alamanda allowing you to choose between a variety of dining options.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find a couple other activities nearby, including The Butterfly Farm, which is within driving distance near Orient Bay. You might want to also think about heading to The Old House, which is another attraction close by.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

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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