Butterflies and birds are the main attraction at Recinto del Pensamiento, a nature park 11km from Manizales. As well as visiting the colourful butterfly enclosure, you can also wander through a medicinal herb garden, relax in the Japanese Zen garden, enjoy a stroll through the orchid forest and marvel at the gigantic guadua bamboo gazebo, used for conventions and wedding ceremonies. Guides are compulsory and included in the admission price.

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