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Arch's Iguana and Marine Park

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Main street | French Cay, French Harbour, Roatan 34101, Honduras
+504 9764-8094
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Iguana photo shoot

This is a family-run "attraction" that is a safe place for iguanas. Native peoples eat iguana (like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kilkhampton, United Kingdom
iguana's everywhere

we have been before and like to see all the iguanas just hanging out everywhere you look. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bradley, South Carolina
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Arch’s Iguana and Marine Reserve, we are dedicated to coral and marine life conservation. Through snorkel tours and lobster encounters we hope to show people another side to ocean life, one that needs to be respected and protected. My name is Samuel Arch. I am the son of Mr. Sherman Arch, founder of Arch’s Iguana and Marine Reserve. My father has imparted upon me a love for the ocean that can be replaced by no other. I am a third generation Arch. From childhood my father instilled in me the importance of conservation and protection. Throughout my life I have watched this reef go from baron and desolate to populated and thriving. At Arch’s Aquatic Adventure, we guarantee that your time on the island will be time well spent, and full of marvelous experiences which you can share with your family and friends.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Main street | French Cay, French Harbour, Roatan 34101, Honduras
+504 9764-8094
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a family-run "attraction" that is a safe place for iguanas. Native peoples eat iguana (like we eat rabbit or deer) so this area is a safe place for them. There are no fences, iguanas stay here because they get fed in a safe...More

Thank expatriot_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been before and like to see all the iguanas just hanging out everywhere you look. Our daughter, liked looking at and petting them

Thank haileywoods77
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our third trip to Roatan we finally got to visit the Iguana Park and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The young man who guided us around the Park was knowledgeable and friendly. We enjoyed seeing the iguanas and the tarpon that were being protected at...More

Thank IndyKat15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit. $10pp and you get to feed the iguanas. They are everywhere. There is also a large cage with juveniles also if you walk down the path there is an enclosure that they have tarpon in that they will feed. It was worth...More

Thank Abycats
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really huge iguanas and tons of them ! This part of the tour was great and funny. We have feed them and all... no danger!:)

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It should be for free, short stop to see iguanas. The entrance is 10 USD each and all you get is to see many iguanas in one place, feed them one leaf and maybe hold baby iguana, thats all. There is some monkeys and parrots...More

1  Thank Ingrida M
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visited this place after seeing the sloths. We felt that we waste $10 per person, there were a lot of iguanas and their feces on the ground, we were given leaves to feed them, there were baby iguanas in a cage, you can hold...More

1  Thank josianeMaryland
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I had never seen a live iguana until we went on a cruise excursion whilst in Roatan to Arch's. To be greeted by what felt like hundreds of hungry iguanas as you enter the park was initially quite daunting especially when given a large cocoa...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My 7 year old loved this place! She petted and picked up iguanas for over an hour. Iguanas were every where. Thank goodness we found a bench to sit on and we just let her wander around. It's pricey for what you get to do...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

If you don't like lizards, don't go here :) As the photos demonstrate, there is liteally a huge pile of iguanas are you enter the park. To be honest, there's not much else, but for $10, the sheet number of iguanas is worth it.

Thank Jonathan H
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Crystal A
24 March 2017|
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Response from jonna242 | Reviewed this property |
They are rescued but don't believe that they will be turned loose. This is a great facility - even rescues and care for injured and old Iguanas. Well worth the visit.
2 March 2017|
Response from opjp | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the two places are very close. If you need transportation we just used a tour with Island marketing. The tour was the animal experience and Michelle was our driver. Really great experience especially if there will... More
24 February 2017|
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Response from jeanna b | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's $10 to get in and then $1 to feed them. It's a rescue center so it is funded through these fees. We did enjoy interacting with them, but we did not feed them. They like being held! No feeding necessary.