Cahal Pech Maya Ruins

Listing Type
Tour/Activity
Tour Type
Cruise Excursion, Inland
Departs From
Belize City
Intensity Level
Moderate
$
87
/ Person
Trusted Provider
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No Foreign Transaction Fee for USA customers.
Gilberto P
Response rate: 
76%
Response time:
several hours
Location Information
Departure:
Belize City
About Listing
Features:
Archaeological Reserve, Nature Trails
Highlights
  • Ancient Maya Artifacts and Temples
Description
Settled in 1200 B.C. and abandoned around 850 A.D., Cahal Pech is one of the earliest Mayan sites in Belize and was once the palatial home of an elite Mayan family.

Your journey to this incredible site begins as you are picked up by your expert tour guide at your Belize City Hotel, Municipal Airstrip orthe Belize Cruise Port for a drive into Belize City. Take a few minutes to marvel at the colonial architecture and city highlights, then pass small farms and charming Creole villages as you make your way to Cahal Pech. Upon arrival, your Belize tour guides will lead you through the myriad of courtyards, temples, and residential buildings that make up the Cahal Pech compound.

This site contains an impressive 34 buildings, including a structure that is 23.5m (77 ft) high. Gaze up at a monument that was the earliest carved stelae discovered in this area of the Mayan lowlands. Don't leave the site before climbing up one of the temples for beautiful, panoramic views of the compound, as well as the city of San Ignacio in the distance. Conclude your Belize excursion by browsing Mayan artifacts and Belizean collectibles and pick up a souvenir or two before your return back to your Hotel, Airstrip or Cruise Port. Throughout this tour you will learn the rich history of the Mayas and cultural diversity of Belize.

This tour is a must-do for history buffs and those who are fascinated by Mayan culture. Reserve your spot for this popular tour today.
 
Suitable for:
Kids
Teens
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
Seniors
Recommended Age Range:
Under 10
11 - 20
21 - 30
31 - 40
41 - 50
Over 50
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • Entrance Fees
  • Chilled Bottled Water
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • We recommend wearing comfortable, seasonal clothing and closed-toe walking shoes. Guests should also bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and insect repellent.
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
Capacity:
100 people
Minimum:
2 people
Minimum number of people.
Price
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Per
Price
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Description
Person
$
87
Per Person
Special Instructions for Rates
Note: we can take one person, must pay double the cost per person
 
Itinerary
Activity
Description
Duration
ArchaeologyAncient Maya City6 Hours
Drive From Belize City to Cahal PechWestern Highway1HH:45MIN
Tour Of Cahal PechAncient Maya History, Climbing Structures1.5 Hours
Lunch BreakBelizean Lunch - At Guest Expense30MIN
Return Drive to Belize CityWestern Highway1HH:45MIN
Transportation
Is Transportation provided?:
Yes
Transport Info.
Important Transportation/Pickup Information
Tour Van: 6 Pax, 15 Pax, 24 Pax & 56 Pax
 
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Duration
Daily6 Hours
Provider
We are a licensed Tour Operator in Belize. We are licensed by the Belize Tourism Board with Licensed Number TO 02-005 since March of 1998.... more

Today we offer Culture and Adventure Tours & Excursions. We also offer Airport Shuttle and Transfer services. We can take you from the Airport to your hotel almost anywhere in the country of Belize, or from one hotel to another as you venture around our beautiful Belize.

The tours we offer include Cave Tubing, Cave Tubing & Zip Line, Cahal Pech Maya Ruins, AltunHa Maya Ruins, Lamanai Maya Ruins, Xunantunich Maya Ruins and Monkey Business (Black Howler Monkey Tour). Our excursions can be done by overnight guests or Cruise Passengers.

Those who go to stay on the amazing Island of Caye Caulker or San Pedro, you can connect with us by way of the water taxi service or local airline. We will receive you in Belize City and off we go on our adventure.
Tagline:
Mystique Belize Branded Tours and Excursions
Tour Operator License:
TO 02-005
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Languages:
English
Payment & Cancellation
Cancellation Policy
Moderate
  • Cancellations made 90 days before will be fully refunded except for a service fee of 3%.
  • Cancellations made 15 days before will be refunded 50% of the amount paid.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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