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Green Iguana Conservation Project

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San Ignacio Resort Hotel | #18 Buena Vista Street, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 824-2034
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Was so great to see all the good work they are doing here. The medicine trails were very informative

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alan R
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Caye Caulker, Belize
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Hold an iguana!!!

We learned so much about the green iguanas from our guide: so passionate and informative!! Had a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karen F
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Victoria, Canada
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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 among international and local visitors. Here, you are given the opportunity mingle with these wonderful reptiles and also, learn the about the incubation, hatching, rearing, and releasing process
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San Ignacio Resort Hotel | #18 Buena Vista Street, San Ignacio, Belize
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was so great to see all the good work they are doing here. The medicine trails were very informative

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We learned so much about the green iguanas from our guide: so passionate and informative!! Had a chance to hold a little green iguana too.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a free day while in San Ignacio and one of our taxi drivers recommended visiting here. I'm so glad we did - we learned so much about the green iguana's, got to interact with them, and helped contribute to this project with our...More

Thank Amber B
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great activity for all ages. The work they are doing to rehabilitate and save the iguana population is amazing. They have several very tame iguanas that you can hold and feed. A great experience!

Thank gaelvis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great short stop if you have time. Every hour the tour is offered. You can get pictures with and hold the iguanas. $9/person goes to the conservation project.

Thank JFoster22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We learned so much information about iguanas, got to hold them and feed them..He sat us on floor with carrots and we had at least 30 of them all over us...My daughter was in heaven..

Thank dsinger35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped into this exhibit one rainy afternoon in San Ignacio. Had a very informative guide explain a lot of what the Conservancy does. Great photos too!

Thank Amber K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Iguana experience. Me and my daughter took them in our hand and pat them. Cool. Preserve them. Nice people and place. Thanks Jay

Thank jaymukh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These iguanas are raised in captivity until they are mature, than released into the wild. It was fun holding the iguanas, and fun watching others interact with them. There are about 30 or so iguanas in the enclosure and they are very docile, easy to...More

Thank Mikeyveck
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We had FUN and was taught in a friendly educational way with super staff ... holding ... feeding ... petting the greenies ... worth every second you spend there ...

Thank Colin W
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Laurie D
18 December 2016|
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Response from StephSIRH | Property representative |
The rate is set for adults and children. It is 9.00 USD per adult and 4.50 USD per child 11 and under.
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1Scout42
4 June 2015|
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Response from StephSIRH | Property representative |
Good afternoon, The Green Iguana Conservation Project is open daily from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Tours are done every hour and cost $9.00 US per person
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Elisa P
4 March 2015|
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Response from StephSIRH | Property representative |
I am confused b your question? What do you mean the two common names give to them?
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