8 Days / 7 Nights
Belize Zoo, Xunantunich, Panti Medicinal trail, Chech Chem Ha
Caves, Lamanai, Ambergris Caye
Arrival in Belize City. On your way to San Ignacio
visit the exciting Belize's historic wildlife habitat, known as
the "Belize Zoo" and enjoy an introduction to the country's
diverse fauna. Jaguars, tapirs, toucans, and jabirus are just a
few of the exotic species that are excellent for beautiful photographs.
Belize's second tallest structure, Xunantunich. Believed to have
been an ancient ceremonial center, Xunantunich commands an unrivaled
view of the Macal river Valley that was once a thriving Mayan metropolis.
Continue with a nature walk along the Panti Medicinal Trail and
discover the plants and herbs still used by the Belizeans for medicinal
purposes. Canoe ride down to Macal River to San Ignacio to look
for parrots, toucans and iguanas in the trees alongside the river.
Explore the Chech Chem Ha Caves where magnificent Maya pottery is
exposed the same way as it was discovered. Afternoon hike to the
Early departure for one of the most interesting tours, Lamanai.
After two hours drive north from San Ignacio, you board a river
boat at Tower Hill. Along the New River leading into swamps, little
creeks and lagoons, it is easy to encounter hawks, kites, and falcons.
You may spot the dainty jacanas lightly walking on the lily pads,
while the crocodiles bask in the morning sunlight. An hour and a
half on the river and then you arrive at Lamanai (Maya for submerged
crocodile). Huge masks depicting dead rulers and gods seem to materialize
out of the rain forest, amid the chatter of birds and the warning
call of the howler monkeys. Your guide will point out certain flora
and fauna. Drive an hour south to Belize City for your flight
to San Pedro in Ambergris Caye.
An snorkeling adventure to a nearby Caye on Belize's Great Barrier
Reef. Enjoy the fresh breeze as it cruises to Caye Caulker. Sunbathe
on deck on your way to beautiful aquamarine waters were you make
two stops for snorkeling, one at Coral Gardens inside the barrier
reef and the other at The Sand Bar which is right on the reef.
Another snorkeling adventure to Hol Chan Marine Preserve on a glass
bottom boat to observe the marine life on your way to the Snorkeling
Free day on the island for an optional activity like a resort diving
course, fishing, or excursions to the famous Mayan ruins of Tikal
in Guatemala and the Cockscomb Jaguar Preserve.
Fly to Belize City for your international connection.
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