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Welcome to Green Hill's Butterfly Ranch

Green Hill's Butterfly Ranch , located just a mile or so from our comfortable Belize Jungle Lodge , is a must-see for our guests who appreciate the wonders of nature.This exceptional butterfly house currently propagates 10 species on site.No imported pupas here. Some species, especially the Caligo eurilochus (Owl), engage in a twilight mating and hierarchical ritual.Guests of Mariposa Jungle Lodge...
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Join us for Cho-Cho, A Belize Culinary Experience

Have you ever tasted cho-cho ? Perhaps you know it as "chayote." It has lots of names in different countries.I didn't learn about cho-cho (aka "wisquil") and its versatility until I moved to Belize . Now, it's a dietary staple in my home and, of course, the Mariposa Jungle Lodge kitchen. Cho-cho is an edible plant in the gourd family and can be part of a true Belize culinary experience . Native to...
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See Natural Wonders on a Belize Adventure to Thousand Foot Falls

Thousand Foot Falls , a waterfall and natural monument near Mariposa Jungle Lodge in Cayo, Belize, is known as the highest in Central America. This massive water feature is actually 1,600 feet tall, sending water down a granite cliff to plummet into a deep gorge. One of many natural adventures that is sure to impress. Most visitors to Belize catch their first glimpse of these magnificent falls fro...
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Horseback Ride in the Maya Mountain Foothills of Belize

The foothills of Belize Horseback riding through the Belize jungle is a surreal experience. And a unique way to explore the dense, pristine broadleaf forest near Mariposa Jungle Lodge. Just a short drive from the Lodge takes you to our good friend, Joe Tzul, a San Antonio local of Maya descent and expert rider, who will guide you past his grazing cattle into the pristine, broadleaf forest.You neve...
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The Cultural Highlight of San Pedro

 Just as Saturday is a great day to be at Mariposa Jungle Lodge for guests who want to experience the San Ignacio Saturday Farmers Market , a local cultural experience, we encourage guests who want to snorkel or dive at the Great Belize Barrier Reef , to consider including a Thursday if they choose to stay in San Pedro on Ambergris Caye . Why? Because every Thursday, there's a chance to exper...
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Village Culture Tour & Belize Home Visits

  One of my favorite things to do as a traveler is to learn how the locals live. I love visiting private homes to see how others live their daily lives. So, one of my first goals as a tour operator in Belize was to organize a cultural tour with home visits in the local village of San Antonio, Belize. This tour provides an excellent opportunity for travelers from more developed countries to le...
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US Tel: 1-304-224-2136

Belize Tel: 011-501-670-2113

San Antonio, Cayo, Belize
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Adventure by Day and Comfort by Night