Community Baboon Sanctuary

Outdoor Activities in Belize City

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To be a witness and get up close to the Black howler monkeys in their natural habitat, a tour to the Community Baboon Sanctuary in Belize is the ideal tour for this amazing experience. This attraction is locate about 25 miles west of Belize City in the small rural village of Bermudian Landing. This awesome initiative to protect and conserve the tropical rain forest loudest creature within the communities of the Belize river valley have become a huge success. Our guest get to walk through trails under the canopy of the rain forest and whilst they seek the presents of the monkeys they get to learn about many medicinal plants and trees use as herbal remedies as part of the tradition of the rural communities. The capable and knowledgeable site guide at the Sanctuary provide detail information of the history of the sanctuary at the small museum just before you venture out to view the howler monkeys. 3 1/2 hours total is the duration of this tour including round trip from Belize City.
This amazing wildlife encounter starts in Belize City or its surrounding area at the location of your choice either at the hotel you are staying or at the water taxi terminals in Belize City. Pick up will be at 8.30am when the tour get started you will be transported in a very comfortable air condition van for approximately 1 hour to the Community Baboon Sanctuary located in the village of Bermudian Landing located just about 30 miles west of Belize City. Upon arrival you will get a chances to use the restroom facilities and then will be introduce to your site guide. The guide will provide a short presentation of the Sanctuary along with a tour of the Museum. Thereafter you will be taken to the Sanctuary itself hiking through the trail through the rain forest lead by the guide who will be pointing out important medicinal plants as you look around to locate the howler monkeys. Once they are found the guide will provide more information and try to call the monkeys to come closer. You will get a chance to take up close picture and you may even get to feed them some of there favorite leaves and plants in their habitat.  After your satisfied  that you have enough with these animals you will be return to the museum to access your transportation to return back to Belize City. From pick up to the drop off this tour will last approximately 31/2 hours. This half day activity includes your transportation, entrance fees, bottle water and a guide tour of the Community Baboon Sanctuary.

What’s included

  • Private tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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