Green Iguana Conservation Project, San Ignacio

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Visit the San Ignacio Hotel to meet the lizards of Green Iguana Conservation Project. Set in a lush part of jungle near the Macal River, the hotel houses a project for conservation and protection of green iguanas. The program serves to educate people about the animals and prevent them from being hunted for food. Take the short, scenic trail down to the iguana center with the hotel guide, spot medicinal herbs and trees, or try eating termites from a termite mound. Meet the resident iguanas, learn about their behavior, feed and hold them, or take a photo with them as a souvenir. Make Green Iguana Conservation Project part of your personalized Cayo itinerary using our Cayo travel itinerary planner.
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  • 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..  more »
  • 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!  more »
  • Excellent Iguana experience. Me and my daughter took them in our hand and pat them. Cool. Preserve them. Nice people and place. Thanks Jay  more »

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