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The tropical gardens Papiliorama and Nocturama in Kerzers are home to plants and animals from the tropics. In the Anthropodarium, arthropods are exhibited. The Swiss Butterfly Garden is dedicated to native butterfly species.

Day and night the rainforest is full of life and activity. Countless animal species enliven the jungle where a large variety of plants species can be found. In the tropical gardens Papiliorama and Nocturama in Kerzers, visitors discover the fascinating world of the tropics without having to fly half around the world.

1000 tropical butterflies and rare colibris live here. Visitors can make unusual obervations among the animals in Nocturama. The roof's cupola turns daylight into a fullmoon night. At night, large floodlights imitate daylight. This enables the visitor to observe during daylight hours the lively play of sloths, bats, night monkeys and anacondas, who are active at night.

Jungle Trek experience: tropical forests, mangrove swamps and orchid ponds transport visitors to faraway lands in the company of freely roaming toucans, roseate spoonbills and iguanas.

General information

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Season
All year
Time required
2 to 4 hours (half day)
Suitable for children with age
0 to 5 years, 6 to 9 years, 10 to 13 years, 14+ years
Weather
Indoor
Category
Culture, Education, Nature

Group & pricing information

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Language
German, English, French, Italian
Group Size
5 - 20

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Contact

Papiliorama Swiss Tropical Gardens
3210 Kerzers
Switzerland

Phone  +41 (0)31 756 04 61
Fax +41 (0)31 756 04 69
contact@papiliorama.ch
papiliorama.ch

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Kerzers
Fribourg Region
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Contact

Papiliorama Swiss Tropical Gardens
3210 Kerzers
Phone  +41 (0)31 756 04 61
papiliorama.ch

Travel information: Kerzers