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ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary

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Join ACES's Expert Croc Team on an evening, educational, crocodile eye-shine aboard the "Swamp Thing." Search for predatory crocodiles to capture, tag, & re-release to help ACES Biologists collect scientific data on Belize's wild & threatened...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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The Office Bar & Grill, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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+501 623-7920
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

My two sons (20 & 17) said that this was their favorite activity we did the entire time in Belize. They loved both of our guides and my oldest son stated he would love to do something like that as a career. We saw 4...More

Thank melissaleebeck
GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

We are very passionate about conservation and our goal with these educational experiences is to get across to people just how amazing these animals are, they are not mindless eating machines, they are complex and fascinating! We are so pleased to hear that your family...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

Very educational tour and great for all ages. We didn't get to catch a crocodile but we saw 5. Even though, we had our group were all scientists we all learned a lot!

Thank Jessica P
GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for joining us! It was a pleasure having you all on board and a fun change to learn some animal biology from our guests, as well! Please visit us again the next time you visit Belize! Cheers!

Reviewed 12 July 2018

My husband and I, along with two of our kids, went on a night tour and it was a nice combination of information and fun. We learned a lot about crocodiles, their role in the environment and the threats they face, as well as what...More

Thank JenCanadian
GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! It is our goal to have guests leave the boat with a whole new perspective on crocodiles by teaching about the extraordinary crocodile physiology, biology, and behavior. We are so glad to hear your family enjoyed the expedition and...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful learning experience. We had a fabulous time and would recommend this tour to everyone. Thank you Chris and Christina for the wonderful work that you do.

Thank Christine N
GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

So glad to hear your enjoyed the expedition, Christine! We are so fortunate to be able to share our passion with you while educating about conservation of such an important animal. Hope to see you on your next visit to San Pedro!

Reviewed 15 May 2018

This night tour is well worth your money, especially when you consider what a good cause it goes to. The tour on boat proceeds through mangroves and the lagoon. We saw the eyes shining of a few crocs from a distance, and rescued a baby...More

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GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed the educational experience and got to help out with the measurements of the little croc. These trips are so important because they've allowed us to rescue sick and injured animals that we would have otherwise never found....More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

My Son was visiting and although we live here this is truly one of the most unique experiences you can take someone on. Nightime in the mangroves is amazing....it’s gorgeous and peaceful and the stars were beautiful no mosquitoes and the boat was so great!...More

Thank 118BeckyW
GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We are so glad your family had great experience and that you were able to make it out on the second trip. It is a pleasure having your family on the boat and we very much appreciate...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We have done the tour with Captain Chris three times. Each trip has been entertaining and educational. It is really cool to tour the mangroves at night. We have seen Crocs every time and Chris was able to catch one on two of our three...More

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GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Fantastic, so glad you've enjoyed all the crocodile excursions you've done with us! We very much appreciate your continued support and hope to see you again next time!

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We found out about this tour after reading a sign at the spot called the truck stop. We were looking for something to do and decided to give this a shot. We made reservations and ate dinner at the restaurant called the office which is...More

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GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so happy to have created such a memorable experience for you! Thank you for supporting our cause and keeping up to date with ACES via Facebook! Hope to see you again on your next visit...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We've done several trips with Chris and his crew over the last few years and I'm always impressed with how well they hold the attention our kids and guests with interesting facts about crocs and the ecosystem around the island as we search for wild...More

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GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Wonderful to hear that you enjoy the excursion so much! Thank you for your continued support!

Reviewed 23 February 2018

We took our kids on a night time croc search through mangroves, it was amazing. Not only did we learn everything you could know about crocs, their habitat and population, we got a beautiful tour of the island. As the only croc conservationist group in...More

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GiveaCroc, Manager at ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your kind words, Trisha! So glad you walked away from the tour with a new understanding of the commonly feared and misunderstood animals. We so happy you enjoyed the evening and were able to spot some of the truly wild crocs on...More

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MVALIENTEM
4 January 2018|
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Response from GiveaCroc | Property representative |
We currently only do evening educational crocodile tours on Ambergris Caye.
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Clyde M
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Response from soccermomonvacation | Reviewed this property |
Hi. You can either go to their website and click on expeditions or call them at 011-501-623-7920
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