Our birding guides demonstrate a remarkable depth of avian knowledge. Mentored by some of the regions leading experts, including noted ornithologist and author of the “Birds of Belize” Dr. Lee Jones, they know where to find the regions most common and rare species.
Intro to Birding
If you have never been bird watching, you will get great pleasure on a morning walk around the grounds with one of our certified birding guides. An outing with a knowledgeable guide generates new awareness for the rich diversity of life in the jungle. Learn how focus your binoculars and spot native and migratory species and listen for the commonly seen birds around the property. Belcampo offers one of the most reliable places to see the rare Ornate Hawk-eagle, which nests in the giant Ceiba trees at the lodge and patrols its territory daily. Chances are you will even spot a toucan!
Schedule: 6:30-7:30am, Tuesday and Friday. COST - $30 per person. Alternative days on request
Half or Full Day Bird Watching
A full day birding is an exploration of the best of what Belcampo has to offer. Meandering around our grounds, in the jungle and along the rivers edge you will have the opportunity to see some of the broadest ranges of species the region has to offer. From soaring Raptors to Kingfishers, Trojans, Euphonias, Hummingbirds, Herons, Manikins and Parrots, count on a Big Day!
Schedule: Based on request. COST - Half day = $67.50 per person Full day = $135 per person