Community Baboon Sanctuary

One of the largest populations of the Black Howler Monkey is located at the Community Baboon Sanctuary in the Belize River Valley. Visitors who delight in the thought of a monkey sitting on their shoulder may want to make plans to head to this spot.

Over 1000 howler monkeys reside at the Community Baboon Sanctuary, and guests here have the opportunity to learn about the primates and interact with them. The sanctuary also offer other activities for guest staying withing the area and close by such as Early Morning Bird Watching, (over 250 species of birds are found within the sanctuary), canoe trips down the Belize Old River, Croc Night Adventures via canoe, and Night Hikes through the forest.

Additionally, those planning to spend the whole day exploring the sanctuary can contact the CBS visitor center via email or phone to arrange for caterers within the sanctuary to provide food for small or large group.


Situated in Orange Walk District, 19.4 miles west of Ladyville, Community Baboon Sanctuary invites local customers and visitors lodging in this part of Belize. However, even if you aren't staying nearby, you should think about stopping by to enjoy a great time. If you're wondering, Belmopan is to the south west.

Nearby Restaurants

The area near this nature preserve isn't exactly known for its array of food and beverage options, but tourists willing to go farther afield just might discover one or two places to enjoy some local food. Black Orchid, which sells International dishes, is also the most convenient dining option from the wildlife reservation.

Nearby Attractions

Other types of local activities include Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center, which is within driving distance in Central Belize. Also, you might consider heading over to Gran's Farm, which is another attraction nearby.

More Information

Location: Bermudian Landing, Orange Walk District, Belize


(501) 622-9624

(501) 245-2007




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