This Belize river tour takes you to the South of Placencia to Monkey River, a birdwatcher's paradise. Much of Monkey River has been declared a Special Conservation Area , with howler monkeys and toucans in the forest, and manatees at the mouth of the river. We'll take you up the Monkey River by boat. You'll be able to hike over newly cut trails in the rainforest and get a close-up view of the many animals that call this fascinating river home. Lunch at a local restaurant in Monkey River Town is an extra treat. Glide up the Monkey River by boat and hike over newly cut trails in the rainforest to get a close-up view of the Howler Monkeys, rare birds, crocodiles, and iguanas who call this fascinating river home.