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Altun Ha Ruins

45 km north of Belize City, Belize
+501 625-6976
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This collection of temples and other buildings is one of the most well-known Mayan ruins in Belize.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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45 km north of Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very pretty tour! The tour guides were great and very informative! You can climb on the Ruins as long as weather is pretty. Be careful on the steps. Very steep!!

Thank sgray5502
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was on a Carnival Cruise and stopped at the island of Belize. I had heard that Altun Ha was a huge tourist and historical spot to visit and had to go there. This historical attraction was WONDERFUL, but do not try walking up all...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Roberto Jr. was an amazing tour guide!!! He explained the history of the ruins and significance of 13, 7 and 9 and how these numbers were represented at the site. We climbed the ruins with his help and he even stopped to allow us to...More

Thank lmgard2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this tour on our recent Carnival Cruise. The tour guide, Maria, and our bus driver, Evan, were amazing. It was a 45 minute ride to the site. Maria was very informative about Belize's customs, facts, local attractions, education, languages and about the Mayan...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Altun Ha ruins during our cruise stop in Belize. It was about a 45 minute ride from the port. The scenery on the way was nice. The ruins have been well maintained and the people at the ruins are very friendly. These...More

Thank 444aaronb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour of the city and Altun Hu ruines. The tour guide (Lady) was funny and informative. We even tried the royal rat. It tastes like pork roast. It was relaxing on the drive to the ruines, and light walking to get there.

Thank Tammyps
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It was very hot that day but I still found the guides very informative in telling us the history of Altun Ha. Climbing to the top of the temple was amazing knowing the history of the ones that built it and what it was actually...More

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This was a choice out of four Mayan Temples on a cruise around the Western Caribbean. An hour and a half trip from the city by boat and coach Altun Ha turned out to be a great place of history where one could climb the...More

Thank Louisb1960
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We booked a trip to Altun Ha with one of the numerous tour booths at the Belize city waterfront. It takes about 40 minutes to get to the ruins from the port, but it gives chance to see a bit more of the country ....More

Thank 24egl
Reviewed 1 September 2017

First of all bring water it is hot and humid here. This place is amazing it appears out of the middle of the jungle and is wonderful. If the weather is good you can climb to the top of the pyramids and get an amazing...More

Thank Andrew T
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Sparkysk
31 January 2017|
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We went to Lamanai and it was beautiful. Glad we made the decision to go here as the crowds were smaller and we were able to climb on of the main temples. Great views. Plus the tour to get their is by boat and the ride up... More
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Maderazo
7 December 2016|
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Response from Tyrone W | Reviewed this property |
It's very safe. Tour companies are best. There really are no crowds since the area is so large.
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CurliQk1
18 September 2016|
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Response from js26red | Reviewed this property |
I would say they aren't that winding. At least not the route that we took. I don't recall any mountainous roads. I think your kid will be fine.
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