Monkey Bay National Park

Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary is an environmental education center that strives to educate the world on the possibility on sustainable living.

Located just across from the Monkey Bay National Park in Central Belize, Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary is set on 1,070 acres of varied habitat that include tropical forest, savanna, and riverine. The Maya Mountains and Sibun River run through the property.

Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary hosts educational programs that teach guests about the importance of sustainable living and protecting the environment.


Set in Central Belize, 26.6 miles west-southwest of Belize City, Monkey Bay National Park invites residents and guests rooming in this area of Belize. Whether or not you're staying particularly close, you are free to drop by for some fun in the sun. It is 15.8 miles east-northeast of Belmopan.

Nearby Restaurants

Dining possibilities are somewhat rare in the immediate area around this wildlife reservation. The closest restaurant to Monkey Bay National Park is Cheer's, which serves Belizean meals. The eatery is a slight distance off, but far-removed enough that you might decide to make advance plans for employing some means of transportation to visit there.

Nearby Attractions

There are at least one or two other attractions in the area, including Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center, which is two miles away Central Belize. You might want to also think about checking out Gran's Farm, which is another attraction close by.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this particular outdoor site are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Monkey Bay National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center -- 2.0 mi. (25.7 km) N 16.0 mi. East-Northeast of Belmopan
Gran's Farm -- 11.5 mi. (24.9 km) NE 15.5 mi. West-Southwest of Belize City
St. Herman's Cave GeoFeature 11.9 mi. (24.7 km) S 15.3 mi. East-Southeast of Belmopan
Chumpiate Maya Cave GeoFeature 14.4 mi. (16.3 km) SW 10.1 mi. Southeast of Belmopan

More Information

Location: Belmopan, Belize


(501) 820-3032



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