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Actun Tunichil Muknal

Tea Kettle Village, Belize
+501 625-6976
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This remote cave is filled with relics left over from the Mayans.
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Tea Kettle Village, Belize
+501 625-6976
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were in Belize for 2 weeks and while we did many things, if we had only done this ATM tour it would not have been a wasted trip. Patrick our guide was excellent and a wealth of interesting knowledge and I wish that he...More

Thank timoc11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm sure you've read other reviews about how amazing it is, and they are all 100% accurate. Follow all the advice, like plan to be wet etc. I want to shout out to all the scared people out there, since I was pretty scared to...More

2  Thank Angela101580
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I recently did the ATM Cave adventure and it was really cool! You will be wet most of the trip so wear a swimsuit, exercise clothes or something ok to get wet. If you stay at Hamanasi it's a solid 2hr bus...More

Thank Ashley32905
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was absolutely incredible. I've had a lot of amazing adventures in my time and this was still right near the top of the list. We booked through Yaxche Adventure Tours, which I did a separate review of that includes info about our guide. Book...More

1  Thank Jack M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience and definitely a highlight of our trip. We used MayaWalk and Chico and Hugh were awesome. Chico had great knowledge of the cave and had lots of enthusiasm! I want to address the fourth something moms out there who might...More

Thank Vanessa011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will never experience anything like this in the US. You are so close to Mayan artifacts you can just reach out and touch them (of course - don't do this!!). The history, exploration, and site is awe-inspiring. I would travel to Belize just for...More

Thank ga2r05
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best experiences of my life. Absolutely stunning cave entrance and spectacular artifacts. But the best part was the journey. When I got there it wasn't as I expected and my bag and my whole body was soaking wet, so i'm just going...More

4  Thank Sadie_Schalkwyk
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The caves were incredible. The ruins were pretty minimal. It was more fun journeying to and back from the caves. There were so many tour groups so the time you spent in the caves is limited...

1  Thank kng88
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Wow, what can I say, being 70 and my wife being 67 we set out from our Sleeping Giant hotel at 8:30 am and after a 45 minute drive we started a hike that was about 2 miles in length, crossed the river several times...More

2  Thank Cory V
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is difficult to describe and emphasize what an amazing experience this was! It is by far the most amazing experience in all of Belize! It is so incredible, I am surprised that it is open for tours. I feel very lucky to have experienced...More

Thank ladybird73
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25 June 2017|
Response from LMotto | Reviewed this property |
Hello, My wife and I did the ATM Tour in January this year and during our 5 day stay at the Mystic River Resort ( OUTSTANDING) it rained all night twice. Once during our stay the ATM Cave tour... More
16 May 2017|
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Response from Kiderly | Reviewed this property |
They take you on an alternate route, so he'd miss some of the cave sites. Our guide said some people say they can swim because they don't want to miss out on stuff, thinking that it's not a serious requirement, but it is... More
23 March 2017|
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Response from Francis T |
Hire a taxi for the day. Meet at Teakettle the travel agency véhicule that you have previously booked and informed of your hour impératives. Could be possible to do. Good luck.
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