If your desire is to view some of the most beautiful birds in the tropics, the Crooked Tree wildlife Sanctuary is the perfect location in Belize. This amazing wetland ecosystem that is actually the largest of its kind in northern Belize is 30 miles north of the Belize City. Mother Nature have design this huge lagoon just for birds. Its home to most of the 574 species of birds found in the country, including the largest flying creature in the Americas the Jabiru Stork, different species of egrets and herons and even the magnificent Jacana just to name a few. But birds aren’t the only animals that will be there for your viewing there is also a high possibility of seeing morlet crocodiles, green as well as spiny tail iguanas and even howler monkeys.
Getting to the bird sanctuary will be a 90 minutes drive from our location, remember the best time to see the most birds is early morning or late afternoon so getting started early is important. Once at the sanctuary you will be introduce to your well train bird guide who will elaborate more on the tour and then you will be place in a nice small boat along with your guide who will be take you all over the lagoon pointing out every wildlife in sight particularly the birds. Bottle water will be available for you.
Please bring along sun-screen, insect repellent, camera off course and also a binocular for a better viewing of those amazing birds. This excitement could last up to three hours after which you will be transported back your destination of choice.
We highly recommend this tour and genuinely believe that this experience could provide a renewed passion and appreciation for nature and the many wonders it could provide for our enjoyment.