Guided Tours in Belize

Guided tours will be some of the most enriching tours you take in Belize. Whether you tour a city, a jungle, or a Maya ruin, an English-speaking guide can help you unpeel the many layers of culture and history behind Belize’s attractions. With a reliable guide, you’ll spend less time looking at a map and more time soaking in the sights and sounds.

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Cave Tubing & Xunantunich Maya Temples, Belize
Cave Tubing & Xunantunich Maya TemplesBelize City

This tour will bring you to the top of a Maya temple, and then to the entrance of the Maya underworld. The temple is inside the Maya city of Xunantunich, which is located near the border of Guatemala. Its name translates to “Maiden of the Rock.” After you ascend the walls of its temple, you’ll continue the tour to the Cave Branch River, where you’ll follow the river into a series of caves that had intense spiritual significance for the Maya.

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Ruins
Tikal One Day From San Ignacio, Belize
Tikal One Day From San IgnacioSan Ignacio

Explore the vast ruins of Tikal during this one-day tour. You’ll visit Tikal’s temples and pyramids, learn about Mayan culture, and walk along short trails through the jungle.

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Ruins
Lubaantun Mayan Ruin & Blue Creek Cave, Belize
Lubaantun Mayan Ruin & Blue Creek CavePlacencia

Visit the Maya Ruin site of Lubaantun and then hike to the caves of Blue Creek. Located in the remote south of Belize is a magical 1300 year old Mayan ruin that is just waiting to share its story with you. Step into the past and imagine coming here as an early explorer, hacking your way through the jungle to the crumbling steps.

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Nature Walk
Ruins
Xunantunich Mayan Temple, Belize
Xunantunich Mayan TempleSan Ignacio

This site is home to the renowned 130-feet-tall temple, El Castillo, which offers incredible panoramic views of surrounding temples and views of both Belizean and Guatemalan landscapes. Xunantunich was a major ceremonial centre as well as a residential and recreational area for the ancient Maya civilization. There is a most impressive stucco frieze on the East side of the temple, whose carved elements represent astrological symbols.

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Archeology
Guided Tours
Ruins
Tikal National Park And Mayan Ruins, Belize
Tikal National Park And Mayan RuinsSan Ignacio

This full-day tour to Tikal National Park introduces you to the greatest city the Maya ever built. It dates back to 200 BC, and remained a flourishing capital until 900 AD. At its height, it is believed to have supported a population of around 90,000.

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Guided Tours
Ruins
Actun Tunichil Muknal, Belize
Actun Tunichil MuknalPlacencia

Take a road-trip from Placencia Village to one of the most interesting natural formations in western Belize: Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave . This is an all-day adventure that requires a good amount of physical fitness — you’ll hike, swim, and crawl to explore the depths of this cave. Once you clamber into the cave’s dark interior, it’s not hard to imagine it as the ideal location for dark rituals.

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Caracol Mayan Site Tour, Belize
Caracol Mayan Site TourSan Ignacio

Caracol Mayan Temples was discovered in 1938 by loggers, located deep within the Chiquibul Forest Reserve now it is the most extensive Maya site in Belize and one of the biggest in the Maya World.

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Guided Tours
Nature Walk
Ruins
Walking
Xunantunich and Belize Zoo Tour, Belize
Xunantunich and Belize Zoo TourBelize City

Touring Xunantunich and the Belize Zoo will give you the opportunity to some of the best natural and cultural destinations Belize has to offer.

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Ruins
Species Exhibits
Lamanai Ruins Half Day Tour, Belize
Lamanai Ruins Half Day TourAmbergris Caye

Lamanai Archaeological Site Walking through actual plazas and temples that were once of paramount importance to the ancient civilization, visitors will feel the vibrancy and mystery of the Maya.

Archeology
Guided Tours
Nature Walk
Ruins
Xunantunich and Cahal Pech Tour, Belize
Xunantunich and Cahal Pech TourSan Ignacio

This tour takes you to two of Belize's top Maya sites - Xunantunich and Cahal Pech.

Archeology
Guided Tours
Nature Walk
Ruins
Full-Day Ocean Adventure Tour, Belize
Full-Day Ocean Adventure TourAmbergris Caye

Take this tour for a fun, relaxing day in the Caribbean. This full-day tour comes with a picnic lunch and the chance to see the interesting marine landscape that surrounds Ambergris Caye.

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Xunantunich Horseback Riding Tour, Belize
Xunantunich Horseback Riding TourSan Ignacio

This tour starts by making your way along the riverside trail leading through habitat for birds, green iguanas and other kinds of Belizean wildlife.

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Horseback Riding
Ruins
Belize Zoo, Belize
Belize ZooBelize City

Just 29 miles from Belize City is The Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center. “Zoo” isn’t the best description for this place – this is truly a natural wildlife habitat. The environment is untouched within the zoo’s 29 acres , and is home to 150 animals .

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Species Exhibits
Walking
Xunantunich Tour, Belize
Xunantunich TourSan Ignacio

Visit the Xunantunich Mayan Ruins and the site the Maya named after the "Maiden of the Rock." It has enormous and impressive examples of artful Maya hieroglyphs.

Archeology
Guided Tours
Ruins
Mayan Heart Horseback Riding tour, Belize
Mayan Heart Horseback Riding tourSan Ignacio

The nicest way to see Belize up close is on horseback. You’ll find beaches, jungle, pine forests and a few other types of terrain. The San Ignacio area is predominantly jungle and rolling hills with lots of Mayan ruins.

Archeology
Guided Tours
Horseback Riding
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins Tour, Belize
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins TourSan Ignacio

Take this tour to see the site that the Maya called “Stone Woman.” You’ll reach Xunantunich via a ferry ride down the Mopan River, followed by a short hike through the jungle. Xunantunich spreads out over a couple of miles, but the central site is fairly compact.

Archeology
Guided Tours
Ruins
Blue Hole Tour by Air, Belize
Blue Hole Tour by AirAmbergris Caye

This plane ride over the coastal waters of Belize is the only way to fully appreciate the Belize Blue Hole in all its glory. During your tour you will observe a dark circle of deep, dark blue water surrounded by reefs and a turquoise sea. Your tour will include several passes around this natural wonder.

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