CARACOL AND WATERFALLS PRIVATE TOUR FROM SAN IGNACIO
Visit the most important Maya Site in Belize
Destination: Caracol, Belize
Departure: San Ignacio, Belize
Departure Time: 07:00
Return Time: 17:00
Embark on an unforgettable adventure with our full-day Caracol Ruins Tour, departing from San Ignacio. Prepare for an early start as we journey through wild paths, immersing ourselves in the breathtaking Belizean jungle. Along the way, we’ll pass through charming Maya villages, offering glimpses of the rich cultural heritage that surrounds us.
After a captivating 2-hour drive, we’ll arrive at the awe-inspiring Caracol, a Mayan masterpiece nestled within the expansive Chiquibul Reserve. Discovered by loggers in 1937, Caracol is not only the largest archaeological site in Belize but also one of the largest in the entire Mayan world.
Under the guidance of our expert Tikal Go Tour Guide, you’ll delve into the fascinating realms of anthropology, archaeology, architecture, and the region’s unique flora and fauna. Keep your eyes peeled for rare sightings of tapirs, coatimundis, native turkeys, a diverse array of bird species, and if luck is on our side, the majestic jaguar.
Explore the remnants of this ancient city, characterized by its vast urban center spanning approximately 100 square kilometers. Marvel at the towering Caana, standing 42 meters tall and proudly claiming the title of Belize’s tallest temple. Be captivated by the intricate network of sacbes (ancient roads) that connect the heart of this remarkable city.
After our enlightening tour, we’ll enjoy a refreshing picnic lunch. Our journey continues as we venture to Pine Ridge, where we’ll discover the enchanting On Pools River. Immerse yourself in its crystal-clear cenotes, offering an invigorating swim amidst a natural paradise (subject to time and weather conditions). We’ll also visit the magnificent Río Frío Cave, boasting the largest entrance in Belize.
Don’t miss out on this extraordinary adventure that will leave you with lifelong memories. Join us as we unravel the mysteries of Caracol and immerse ourselves in the wonders of Belize’s ancient Maya heritage.
This price does not include 5 % credit card fee.
07:00 am: We pick you up at your hotel in San Ignacio
09:15 am: Arriving at Caracol
09:30 am: Start the Tour
01:00 pm: Belizean Lunch
03:00 pm: Visit the Waterfalls
05:00 pm: Arriving at your hotel in San Ignacio