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.


Community Baboon Sanctuary is located 19.4 miles west of Ladyville, a village in Belize; it's to the northeast of Belmopan.

Nearby Restaurants

There are just enough dining choices in the region around this wildlife reservation to keep visitors pleased. Black Orchid, which serves International food, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal.

Nearby Attractions

Other local activities include Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center, which is within driving distance in Central Belize. You might want to also think about checking out Gran's Farm, which is another attraction close by.

More Information

Location: Bermudian Landing, Orange Walk District, Belize


(501) 622-9624

(501) 245-2007




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