Opening Hours

Sum­mer­time: from 9:00 to 18:00 o’clock
(last entry at 17.15 o’clock)

Win­ter­time: from 10:00 to 17:00 o’clock (since 25.10.2020)
25th Decem­ber and 1st Jan­u­ary closed
(last entry at 16.15 o’clock)

COVID-19: Special visitor informations (in french)

  • Port du masque oblig­a­toire dans les bâti­ments, dès 12 ans. Nous ven­dons des masques à prix mod­ique à l‘entrée.
  • Une fois assis au restau­rant, le masque peut être retiré. Le restau­rant n‘offre qu‘une sélec­tion lim­itée de pro­duits.
  • Des postes de dés­in­fec­tion des mains sont répar­tis dans tout le bâti­ment prin­ci­pal.
  • Le per­son­nel dés­in­fecte régulière­ment portes, toi­lettes, tables, etc.
  • Le nom­bre max­i­mal de vis­i­teurs est lim­ité à 1000 per­son­nes simul­tané­ment sur le site. Par temps de pluie, le temps d‘attente pour entr­er peut aller jusqu‘à une heure.
  • Le comp­teur — affiché sur la page d’accueil — vous donne les vis­i­teurs en temps réel.
  • Pour être infor­mé d‘un éventuel cas de COVID-19, inscrivez-vous impéra­tive­ment sur l‘App Swiss­Covid de la Con­fédéra­tion.

Cette crise est dif­fi­cile pour tous, mais pou­voir rester ouvert est une ques­tion de survie pour notre insti­tu­tion, qui dépent entière­ment de ses vis­i­teurs pour son fonc­tion­nement. Nous nous réjouis­sons de pou­voir con­tin­uer à vous offrir le mag­nifique spec­ta­cle de la richesse et de la beauté de la nature. Un grand mer­ci à tous les vis­i­teurs de soutenir le per­son­nel du Papil­io­ra­ma dans la mise en œuvre des mesures de pro­tec­tion.

Prices & Tickets

Tarif unique

AdultsCHF 19.–
Appren­tices, Stu­dents, AHV, AICHF 16.–
Chil­dren (4 to 15 years)CHF 9.50
Chil­dren (up to 3 years)free

Groups of 10 or more

AdultsCHF 16.–
Appren­tices, Stu­dents, AHV, AICHF 16.–
Chil­dren (4 to 15 years)CHF 8.50
Chil­dren (up to 3 years)free

Annual subscriptions

AdultsCHF 60.–
Chil­dren (4 to 15 years)CHF 30.–

Online Tickets

Pur­chase day vouch­ers and sub­scrip­tions from the com­fort of your own home. Tick­ets are cur­rent­ly only avail­able at the recep­tion.

Tick­et­shop only avail­able in French and Ger­man.

SBB RailAway

Ben­e­fit from an attrac­tive offer with reduced price.

Get here

Pub­lic Trans­port

Train sta­tion «Kerz­ers Papil­io­ra­ma». The entrance to Papil­io­ra­ma is locat­ed 80m from the train sta­tion.

Car

High­way Yver­don-Bern, Exit Kerz­ers. Fol­low the signs in the direc­tion of Lyss. Papil­io­ra­ma is locat­ed around 0.7 km out­side of Kerz­ers, next to the main road.

Our coor­di­nates in Dec­i­mal Degrees for GPS (DD): 46.986557, 7.201268
Our geo­graph­ic coor­di­nates in degrees, min­utes & sec­onds (DMS): 46°59’11.6“N 7°12’04.6“E

Parking

A park­ing lot run by the com­mune of Kerz­ers is avail­able in front of the Papil­io­ra­ma entrance. Price: CHF 4.- per car, to be paid at the entrance. You will receive a coin.

Bicy­cle

The Papil­io­ra­ma is locat­ed near the See­land Veg­etable Trail and at the inter­sec­tion of the region­al cycle routes 94 (L’Areuse-Emme-Sihl) and 44 (Le Jorat-Trois Lacs-Emme).

Access is pos­si­ble via paved, traf­fic-free paths. A bicy­cle park­ing lot is avail­able under the vis­i­tors’ entrance.

Jungle Restaurant

The Jun­gle Restau­rant offers a wide range of cold and hot home­made dish­es, as well as drinks, desserts and snacks.

Pic­nics are allowed in the des­ig­nat­ed zone, as well as on the out­side premis­es.

Organize your group event in an exclusive tropical setting!

Upon Reser­va­tion, we orga­nize cof­fee and crois­sants or aper­i­tifs for your group vis­its.

Shop

In our beau­ti­ful shop we offer you a wide range of nature relat­ed prod­ucts: books, toys, clothes, jew­ellery, hand­i­crafts, spe­cial­i­ties and much more. There is some­thing for every taste and every price range.

By the way, you can also shop in our shop with­out vis­it­ing the exhi­bi­tions.

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed in the exhibits and vis­i­tors facil­i­ties. This is also valid for guide dogs. On the one hand dogs can be a stress fac­tor for the ani­mals liv­ing with­in the exhibits and on the oth­er hand these ani­mals can also be dan­ger­ous for dogs.

For dogs there is a “Dog Hotel” under the entrance bridge. The large enclo­sures are equipped with a water dish. This ser­vice is free of charge, how­ev­er a deposit of CHF 20.- is request­ed when pick­ing up the key at the recep­tion.

Shipstern

We protect 400 km2 of tropical forest in Belize.

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