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Full-Day Tour of Xunantunich and Cave Tubing from San Ignacio
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruin And Cave Tubing
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Horseback Ride to Xunantunich Maya Ruins Including Traditional Lunch

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Easy way to see some amazing ruins

This is about 15 minutes from San Igancio and easy to get too. You take a free (they like tips) hand cranked ferry across the river, and the pay an entrance fee into the park... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Houston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is about 15 minutes from San Igancio and easy to get too. You take a free (they like tips) hand cranked ferry across the river, and the pay an entrance fee into the park. Through another tour guide we had on another excursion we found a tour guide at the river. Highly recommend you pick one up (about US... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am not an expert on Maya ruins, but Xunantunich is amazing! There are several structures to see, many of which are climbable and offer terrific views of the entire area. The main structure dominates the landscape and the 360 degree view is breathtaking! Well worth the climb. Oh and there are monkeys in the surrounding trees too.

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Waukesha
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited here while staying in Belize. The ferry to get across the river was an adventure in itself as you have to exit the vehicle and stand one the ferry. A worker hand cranks the boat across and we had to shift our weight to allow the ferry to rest on the far shore. There are some vendors selling... More 

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Lewiston, UTAH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked our private tour with Sergio of Explore Inland Tours. He was great to work with. The only part that was a bit of a pain was we had to call to make the deposit over the phone - no paypal set up yet. It was fine and he totally needed to get a deposit since he was driving... More 

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Edgewood, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a fantastic mystery to try and unravel as you walk the grounds of Xunantunich. This is a must see when you are visiting Belize. As seen on Ancient Aliens, go and see for yourself. You will not be disappointed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago 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 4 days ago 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 4 days ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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