During the day, various treks are offered into the jungle, though I suspect the chances of actually seeing a tapir or a jaguar are as slim as a hummingbird's beak.
This cloud forest is home to the elusive tapir and jaguar, as well as one of nature's most beautiful birds, the resplendent quetzal.
Folksy handwritten signs introduce visitors to each resident, including April, a tapir , also known as a mountain cow or, as our guide described her, "a cross between a rhinoceros and a horse."
The island is refuge to various species of birds and mammals, including the elusive tapir and five monkey species.
The trail will focus on countries such as Indonesia, Brazil Madagascar (the natural habitats of Dublin Zoo's Sumatran tiger cub, Ratna, the Brazilian tapir and ring-tailed lemurs).
The dam would flood the Macal River valley - a so-called ‘Biogem’ of rain forest and fertile flood plain that is home to many endangered species like the howler monkey, jaguar, and tapir .
This destruction of the rain forests threatens many endangered species including tigers, elephants, orang-utans, Sumatran rhinos, and tapirs , as well as hundreds of species of birds, plants and insects.
The Asháninka also keep and eat chickens and their eggs, and they hunt tapirs , boars, and monkeys.
The Macal River Valley in Belize is home to three-toed tapirs , elusive jaguars, and a rare subspecies of scarlet macaw.
Passing tigers, rhinos, tapirs , deer and other animals triggered the shutter by tripping infrared sensors.