Butterfly Garden - History, Timings & Entry Fee


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Distance (From Kevadiya Railway Station): 14 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 30 Mins

Place Location: Next To Cactus Garden

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 2.5 km from Sardar Sarovar Dam, 9 km from the Statue of Unity, and 14 km from Kevadiya Railway Station, Butterfly Garden is a well-maintained garden situated on the bank of Narmada River in Kevadiya. It is one of the top places to visit near the Statue of Unity.

The Butterfly Garden is situated right next to the Cactus Garden on the bank of River Narmada in Kevadiya. Covering over an area of 10 acres, the garden harbors more than 70 species of butterflies. There are also 150 species of nectar plants and larval host plants as butterflies feed on the nectar of flowers. Special care has been taken in the landscaping of the park to support the diversity of butterfly species.

The Butterfly Garden has been developed in a way to create an environment that attracts butterflies and gives them a habitat to proliferate. There are also suitable places for them to lay eggs and host plants for caterpillars to thrive. Walking through this beautifully designed park to get a close view of the different butterfly species along with the life stage of butterflies from laying eggs to caterpillar to chrysalis to adult emerges and finally becomes an adult butterfly. This experience will explore them and will give practical knowledge to kids.

Timings: 9 AM - 5 PM

Entry: Rs. 60 for Adults, & Rs. 40 for Children