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Located at the San Ignacio Resort Hotel, the Project is a continuous effort that aims to conserve and look after the endangered Green Iguana species in Belize. The hatchery uses interactive exhibits and programs to help educate and create awareness...more
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
San Ignacio Resort Hotel | #18 Buena Vista Street, San Ignacio, Belize
All reviews baby iguanas the san ignacio resort hotel hold iguanas money goes every hour great for kids fun experience lots of fun private tour cahal pech feed pet nigel reptiles enclosures release cage
Stumbled on a great exhibit! Just outside the town of San Ignacio is a small casino but through the hotel there, there was a tour to the Iguana Conservancy! Within a large enclosure Green Iguana roamed free and had been rescued. Since they were handled...More
I got the 2.15pm slot with just 2 other folks, expecting a 45 min or so ‘tour’, get to handle them etc as per the photos and previous reviews. We got to walk onto 1 large cage, got some info, took a few photos, and...More
We had an excellent visit to the sanctuary. The guide was excellent, gave us lots of information and answered all questions. I learned a lot and was able to hold an iguana and feed others. I highly recommend it.
We had so much fun here. Our guide (George?) was very kind, funny, and informative. We had a great time petting and holding all the iguanas and watching them interact with eachother. We learnt all about the project's mission, vision, and practice and love what...More
The green iguana conservation project is in the beautiful tropical grounds of the San Ignacio Resort Hotel at the top of a hill with lovely views over the town. It was great having an opportunity to learn about the green iguanas and actually feed and...More
Guide was knowledgeable and personable, allowing us to handle male and female iguanas. Project is located in an enclosure behind the resort, no nature tour to see them in the wild that we are aware of.
This was the perfect way to start our morning in San Ignacio. I have always loved iguanas so getting to touch and hold some was so fun! Be sure to go on a warm day when they are more likely to move around and be...More