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ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary

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The Office Bar & Grill | The Office Bar & Grill, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 623-7920
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Amazingly Fun Adventure, Real Adrenalin Rush and Educational

Who knew education could be so exhilarating. This was one of the highlights of our trip. We pull up... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Spring Hill, Tennessee
Unique and fun tour - and educational too!

TIP: Definitely reach out to book this tour in advance! I waited until Wednesday, and the 1st... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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Join ACES's Expert Croc Team on an evening, educational, crocodile eye-shine aboard the "Swamp Thing." Search for predatory crocodiles to capture, tag, & re-release to help ACES Biologists collect scientific data on Belize's wild & threatened American crocodiles. (ACES is permitted by the Belize Forest Department.) Your expedition takes you through mangrove islands & into the starlit night while searching for Isla Bonita's extraordinary, nocturnal wildlife and the infamous saltwater crocodiles in their natural habitat. Departing from "The Office Bar & Grill" at 6:30 pm, this extraordinary 2-3 hour expedition is only $50USD per person. All proceeds go to crocodile rescues, research, and education in Belize.
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“croc tour” (5 reviews)
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The Office Bar & Grill | The Office Bar & Grill, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 623-7920
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Who knew education could be so exhilarating. This was one of the highlights of our trip. We pull up to the dock and are greeted by an British man, Chris, with the most awesome accent. We did not know what a treat we were in...More

Thank kinnards
Reviewed 11 July 2017

TIP: Definitely reach out to book this tour in advance! I waited until Wednesday, and the 1st available was Monday night (our last night on the island). We met Chris and Ryan at The Office for our night tour - both guys are very engaging,...More

Thank SKinAZ
Reviewed 24 June 2017

If you are looking for something out of the ordinary then this tour is it. We left at 7 pm when it was dark and almost as soon as we left shore in a boat we saw the orange eye shine of a big croc....More

Thank BorneAppetit
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We had 4 adults and 4 kids. Awesome experience and a fascinating education. Chris was so great with the kids answering 4,000 questions as though each was the first time he had been asked (and Ryan was a great spotter and educator as well). This...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is hands down the best thing I've done in Belize, and I live here. It's exciting, entertaining, educational and breathtaking. Chris took a group of us out, and we spent the entire time enthralled, interacting with the entire experience (except the actual capture of...More

Thank Betty W
Reviewed 28 March 2017

My wife and I visited in March 2017. This was hands down a highlight of our trip. Chris, Christina and Ryan were our guides for the evening and an excellent time was had by all. We cruised the lagoon looking for crocs and saw croc...More

2  Thank Marlin R
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We visited San Pedro in March 2017 and went on this tour. It was a small tour group of 6 people and was easy to set up with ACES. It was very educational and we had a great time. They were able to locate a...More

Thank berkajerk
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I went on this croc tour last week. We had no idea what to expect but our guides Chris and Ryan were great at teaching us about crocodiles, what they do at ACES, and how to search for crocs. The tour started...More

Thank Melanie N
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Judging by the other reviews, it's very common to see lots of crocodiles on the tour. We had no such luck - we were out all night and didn't see a single croc. I try to support eco-tourism when I can and I appreciate what...More

1  Thank Earthstuff
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

So I had no idea what I had planned for the evening, as my friends parents planned the trip as a surprise. It was a very exciting night and something that I don't think I would have even thought to look for. While it was...More

Thank Ian S
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Clyde M
4 February 2016|
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Response from soccermomonvacation | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You can either go to their website and click on expeditions or call them at 011-501-623-7920