Refresh your spirit on this 9-day hosted adventure in Belize. Explore some of the best-preserved Mayan ruins in the world. Discover the monkey sanctuary and remote jungle villages. Swim in the luxuriously warm waters off Caye Caulker. Leave your worries at home and slow down to the pace of this special place in the sun.
8 nights in hand-selected hotels
8 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner
Host, Group leader and Local guides for all included activities
Howler Monkey Experience, San Ignacio
Tortilla-Making Lesson, San Ignacio
Women's Cooperative visit with Pottery Class and Local Lunch
Belize Bike with Purpose Tour, Caye Caulker
Arrival transfer and transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Lamanai and Xunantunich ruins guided excursions
Farewell dinner at a local Caye Caulker restaurant
Day 1: Belize City/Burrell Boom
Arrive in Belize City any time. Transfer to our hotel just outside the city in the village of Burrell
Day 2: Burrell Boom (Breakfast & Lunch included)
Enjoy a full day excursion to the Lamanai ruins, a renowned Mayan ceremonial site consisting of
over 800 structures surrounded by lush jungle. Return to our lodge to relax at the patio bar and pool, visit the spa, or walk the grounds to spot local wildlife.
Day 3: Burrell Boom/San Ignacio (Breakfast & Lunch included)
Visit the Community Baboon Sanctuary, co-founded by five-time National Geographic grantee Dr
Robert Horwich. Learn about the black howler monkey before going on a rainforest walk to observe monkeys in the wild. After, visit a Cayo women's cooperative where we learn about the centuries-old tradition of throwing pots and tortilla making. Enjoy a local lunch before continuing on to San Ignacio.
Day 4: San Ignacio (Breakfast included)
Enjoy a morning excursion to explore the stunning Mayan ruins of Xunantunich. Relax this afternoon or opt to visit the butterfly gardens, or go tubing or canoeing through natural limestone caves here.
Day 5: San Ignacio (Breakfast included)
Enjoy a free day to visit the sites of the surrounding countryside. There are several activity options including an exploration of the Mayan cave of Actun Tunichil Muknal, visiting the butterfly gardens, and tubing or canoeing through the natural limestone caves of the region.
Day 6: San Ignacio/Caye Caulker (Breakfast included)
Drive back to the coast and catch the ferry to Caye Caulker, a true tropical paradise.
Day 7: Caye Caulker (Breakfast included)
Explore the Island with a local on a leisurely bike tour with a guide from the Bike with Purpose project. This afternoon, opt to snorkel or just indulge in some serious R&R.
Day 8: Caye Caulker (Breakfast & Dinner included)
Opt to join a full-day sailing and snorkeling trip to Hol Chan Marine Reserve and the Belize Barrier Reef, or just kick back and relax by the water. In the evening, take part in a fun farewell dinner at a popular local restaurant.
Day 9: Caye Caulker (Breakfast included)
Bid farewell to your new friends, catch a water taxi to the mainland, and depart at any time.
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