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.


Located in Central Belize, 26.6 miles west-southwest of Belize City, Monkey Bay National Park welcomes residents and travelers rooming in this section of Belize. But even if you aren't staying particularly close, you should think about stopping by to check it out. It's 15.8 miles east-northeast of Belmopan.

Nearby Restaurants

Dining possibilities are few in number in the immediate area surrounding this wildlife reservation. The nearest restaurant to Monkey Bay National Park is Cheer's, which sells Belizean fare. The eatery is a brief ways away, but removed enough that you will probably decide to make advance plans for employing a viable means of transportation to get there.

Nearby Attractions

Additional local activities include Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center, which is two miles away Central Belize. Also, you might consider making the trip to Gran's Farm, which is another attraction in the area.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of attractions nearby.

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

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