The Lamanai Wildlife Research Adventure Itinerary – 7 day

Operational area: Northern Belize
6 nights at Lamanai Outpost Lodge
Double accommodations – Hardwood and thatch roof cabanas
(Single accommodations available with applicable upcharge)
All meals and taxes included, complementary WiFi

Day 1 – International Arrival

  • Meet & Greet and Assisted Arrival at Belize International Airport
  • Assisted Connection to Road Transfer – Belize International Airport to The New River (45 minute trip)
  • Jungle Riverboat Transfer into Lamanai Outpost – Habitat Interpretation enroute (70 minute trip)
  • Check-in followed by Welcome Cocktail, Facility & Program Orientation
  • After dinner – Creatures of the Night – Guided Night Walk

Day 2

  • After breakfast – Introduction to Crocodilian and Cat Field Research – Practices, Objectives, Equipment & Safety
  • After lunch – Hands-on Airboat & Live Capture Orientation
  • After dinner – Crocodile Encounter

Day 3

  • Sunrise – Jaguar Tracking & Camera Trapping – Fieldwork – Departs after dawn coffee, juice and muffins
  • Field Breakfast
  • Field lunch and Discussion with Local Landowner Partners
  • Late afternoon – Sunset Cocktail Cruise with Community Cat Project Discussion & Data Review

Day 4

  • After breakfast – Tour & Explore the Lamanai Maya Ruins, Museum & Nature Reserve
  • After lunch – Free
  • After dinner – Spotlight River Safari

Day 5

  • Guided Canoe & Savannah Exploration – Departs after dawn coffee, juice and muffins – Canoe out and boat back
  • Village lunch
  • After dinner – Insect back-lighting & Frogging

Day 6

  • Jungle Dawn Nature & Birding Walk – Departs after dawn coffee, juice and muffins
  • Mid afternoon – Fieldwork departure – Turtle Trapping & Field Dinner

Day 7

  • After breakfast – Departure for Belize International Airport