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US$135.00*
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Full-Day Tour of Xunantunich and Cave Tubing from San Ignacio
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US$95.00*
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Horseback Ride to Xunantunich Maya Ruins Including Traditional Lunch
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US$137.50*
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruin And Cave Tubing

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Temples, jungle, wild life and culture combine to make a great day of exploring. You can challenge yourself by climbing to breathtaking views or stay on the land and take in the... read more

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Denver
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Temples, jungle, wild life and culture combine to make a great day of exploring. You can challenge yourself by climbing to breathtaking views or stay on the land and take in the scope of this ancient monument.

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Islip, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We purchased this excursion from our cruise ship. It took us through the city and country side of Belize; short from the border of Guatamala. After traveling 2 hours, we crossed a mechanical makeshift bridge to the other side. A van ride up a steep hill brought us the base of the ruins. We spend about an hour 30 minutes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had great time visiting Mayan Ruins learning about Belize. Mark and Roberto JR were so knowledgeable but also great people and add to the fun and experience. We also went cave tubing which I highly recommend wish I had a go pro for that one. Can't wait to return and will book another trip with Mark.

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We all enjoyed our trip to see Xunantunich. We picked up our guide at the ferry and went over the river up to the site. It took about 2 hours and we walked thru everything and heard some incredible stories of the life of the Maya people. I highly recommend this site and the one near by Cahal Pech. Do... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

While doing research online for Xunantunich I couldn't see anyone who mentioned about taking their rental car through the 'ferry' and the car goes uphill to the parking lot. If you don't have a car, you still take the ferry to cross the river and walk 1km in the hot sun uphill. We did Xunantunich on our way to Guatemala.... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The view here is unbelievable. You can see for miles from the top of El Castillo all the surrounding towns in both Belize and Guatemala. The hand crank ferry was a very unique experience as well.

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Thank Rob S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a private guide so I had one on one interaction, I could ask questions and not be part of a large tour group. My guide was educated on the site as well as the Mayan culture. The site itself is beautiful and you can see for miles in every direction. Absolutely breathtaking!! A must see for travelers interested... More 

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New Harmony, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a good experience and not too hard to get to. Admission price was reasonable. It's definitely worth getting a guide. Without the history and additional information, it's just some stone structures. Pretty cool.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

On our last day my preferred tour guide Kareem from Princess Belize city taxi association suggested we take a 2 hour drive to the Guatemalan border to see Xunantunich. It was the absolute best decision! The drive itself was relaxing and visually appealing because you can see the landscape changing as we get close to Guatemala. I highly recommend this... More 

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Galveston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent our honeymoon in the jungle after getting married on Ambergris Caye, and visiting Xunantunich was the first excursion we did during our stay at the Maya Mountain Lodge near San Ignacio. This was a nice 1/2 day excursion, and the site was beautiful. It is amazing to look back in history and see everything that the Mayan people... More 

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