Aviary (Bird Sanctuary)
Admire a great number of multicolored birds that freely interact in a natural location among lush vegetation and incomparable beauty in Xcalacoco Park.
Quietly arrive at the grounds and admire these wonderful white-tailed deer. Observe them interacting with other species and take some of the best photos of your stay in Sandos Caracol.
Wildlife of the Mayan Jungle
Whether morning, afternoon or night, stay alert and we’re certain that you’ll observe some of the wildlife present in Sandos Caracol, because we have more than 60 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and crustaceans.
In this natural body of water, enjoy observing several species of freshwater turtles. Observe them interacting with each other, and don’t miss the chance to take some photos when they leave the water to soak up the sun.
All over Sandos Caracol you can admire an infinite number of iguanas from the region. Eventually you’ll have the chance to admire up close these prehistoric examples of jungle wildlife.
Magrove Tree Crabs
These peculiar inhabitants of Xcalacoco mangroves will surprise you with their bright colors, strange walk and unique characteristics. Due to their reproductive cycles, you are most likely to see crabs between May and September.
Sea Turtle Protection Programs
At Sandos Caracol, we support the Program for the Protection and Conservation of Sea Turtles in the central region of the state of Quintana Roo. From May to October in Xcalacoco, you can work with us on this important program.