Cahal Pech Mayan Ruin

Listing Type
Tour/Activity
Tour Type
Inland, Mayan Ruins
Intensity Level
Easy
Attraction(s)
Cahal Pech
$
85
/ Person
Trusted Provider
  • Secure Online Payment
  • 100% Fraud Protection
  • No Booking Fees
No Foreign Transaction Fee for USA customers.
Steve R
Location Information
Departure:
Benque Viejo del Carmen
About Listing
Features:
Archaeological Reserve
Description
Cahal Pech, which means “Place of the Ticks”, in the Mayan language, sits atop a steep hill that overlooks the twin towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena. Your guide will tell you more about this site, which is believed to have been first settled around 1200 BC. From the structures of the site, you can see that its inhabitants were rather sophisticated people. They built circular platforms used for ceremonial purposes, housing structures that resemble modern houses, and a ball court, which are all in amazing condition after thousands of years. Come explore these ruins and let your guide tell you more about the people who lived at Cahal Pech created art and traded communicated with their neighbors in the nearby cities of Xunantunich, El Pilar, and others.
 
Suitable for:
Kids
Teens
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
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.
  • licensed professional tour guide
  • admission fee
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • packed lunch
  • bottle water and/or other optional beverages
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
Capacity:
15 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.
Person
$
85
Add-ons
The total cost of the options you choose will be added to the total cost of the tour.
Per
Name
Price
Personhotel pickup and drop-off within San Ignacio
$
20
Itinerary
Activity
Description
Time
Duration
8am tourthis tour starts at 8am8:00 AM4 hours
1pm tourthis tour starts at 1pm1:00 PM4 hours
Activities
Climbing
Learning
Sightseeing
Walking
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Start Time
Duration
Daily8:00 AM4 hours
Daily1:00 PM4 hours
Provider
Our founder, originally from Canada, has over 20 years in the tourism business and makes it his goal to deliver, custom off-the-beaten-track tours to budget-minded adventure travelers. ... more

Purple Mayan was founded by a team of adventurous people who have extensive knowledge of all the hidden gems that Belize has to offer. We all share a passion for adventure travel and nature, as well as the passion for unique attractions off the main tourist track that are rich in history and culture. We strive to provide customized tours to suit our customers’ unique interests and promise to make your time in Belize an unforgettable experience.
Tour Operator License:
TO 092-165
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Languages:
Creole, English, Spanish
Payment & Cancellation
Cancellation Policy
Strict
  • Cancellations made 90 days before will be fully refunded except for a service fee of 3%.
  • Cancellations made 45 days before will be refunded 25% of the amount paid.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
Terms & Conditions
If you'd like to arrange transportation, please contact your tour operator, Purple Mayan, at least 24 hours before your product date via either phone or email. Use the contact details on your voucher.

If you do not require pickup, you can meet us at Benque Resort and Spa in Benque and we can pick you up there to take you to the destinated attraction. Look out for our staff in black t-shirts with the Purple Mayan logo
 
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