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Blue Iguana Recovery Program Safari Tour

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Frank Sound Road, East End KY1-1800, Grand Cayman
+1 345-547-8713
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Excellent nature & science experience!

The Iguana Tour was the highlight of our trip to Grand Cayman. (Note,!! Blue iguanas change color... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
122kes
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Wenatchee, Washington
Highlight of our visit

We were absolutely privileged to meet Alberto, warden of the Blue Iguana Recovery Programme. He... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AK-travelr
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Wenatchee, Washington
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Behind the scene tours of the Blue Iguana Recovery Programme's captive breeding facility and a guided tour of the woodland trail. Monday to Saturday at 11 a.m. Tickets are available at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park's main gate.
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Frank Sound Road, East End KY1-1800, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Iguana Tour was the highlight of our trip to Grand Cayman. (Note,!! Blue iguanas change color with the temp and cloud cover, so do NOT get upset if they are not blue for you! They might be black or brown...) You will hear some...More

Thank 122kes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were absolutely privileged to meet Alberto, warden of the Blue Iguana Recovery Programme. He tried his best to persuade us not to take his (additional $20) tour today, “because the iguanas weren’t very blue” due to the wet, cool weather, and he had been...More

Thank AK-travelr
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing and quiet place. Lots of cool animals. Take your time to stop and enjoy the nature. Observe all the animals!

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

While working on a different nature program on the island we got to volunteer to help remove some over growth from the center. While there we were able to take their tour, and meet the staff. What a lot of work it is to take...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

As someone who works for an organization that is involved with this program, it was great to see the work being done on the ground to protect this magnificent species. Highly recommended to anyone who is interested in iguanas and/or wildlife conservation in general. Plus,...More

Thank Amy Y
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the Queen Elizabeth Botanical Center, and learned about the Iguana Recovery Program Tour, so we came back to do that. It was amazing!! Our guide Alberto was fantastic!! He clearly has love and passion about preserving and protecting the Blue Iguanas!!! He gave...More

Thank mlowder500
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Was informational....and we got to see a blue iguana in the parking lot by accident. They were nice enough to take us around in a good cart since my stepmother couldn't walk well.

Thank Kambria M
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We popped into the QE botanical garden on the East Side. There we heard about the 11am Blue Iguana Tour. Expensive at USA$30 per head but as my wife is very keen on reptiles plus it helps support the recovery program, we went back a...More

1  Thank themccullochclan
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a beautiful place that has made a huge difference! Blue Iguanas were almost extinct, but because of this facility, their numbers have increased and there are hundreds. Once they are born and are healthy, they release them into the park where they live...More

Thank BeachBumDFW
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Botanical gardens and a tour of the Iguana sanctuary. You need tickets for the Iguana portion and its only at certain times. There are loose Iguanas in the garden too, if you dont make it for the tour. Also check under your car before leaving,...More

Thank Eric M
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Sherrym17
21 October 2017|
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Response from Jim P | Reviewed this property |
Try asking if the city bus goes out there. The buses do not have "bus stops" beyond downtown, just stand on the shoulder of the road and give the driver a wavy and they will pick you up.
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