Learn more about tropical animals, plants, and their inter-connectivity in our eco-center. Walk the nature trails to the Maya temple ruins for a stunning view of Xunantunich in the distance. Relax in the dining area with a cold drink or a meal.
The Tropical Wings Center Offers
An eco-center featuring interactive exhibits about ecology, biodiversity, birds, bats, ants, plants, the Ancient Maya, and more. Fun and educational, it’s not just for kids!
A screened and landscaped 42′x60′x21’ butterfly house, spotlighting a wide variety of free-flying butterflies native to Belize.
An outdoor rearing area where butterflies are raised from eggs to pupae.
Landscaped gardens with flowers, feeders and birdbaths to attract hummingbirds and other birds of Belize.
A medicinal plant garden featuring natural remedies used by the villagers. Nature trails for leisurely hikes. Videos about butterflies and other insects, birds, the Maya, and Belize.
A restaurant serving refreshments, meals and sandwiches or snacks. A gift shop featuring Belizean hand-crafted items, books on tropical nature and nature-related toys for kids.
Ecologically – sound lodging – The Trek Stop – with budget – priced cabins, tent rentals, and tent sites for camping.
We’re open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily. Admission is $6.00Bz for adults & $3.00Bz for children 12 & under