ATM Maya Cave From Caye Caulker

Listing Type
Tour/Activity
Tour Type
Adventure, Cave Expedition, Inland
Departs From
Caye Caulker
Intensity Level
Difficult
Attraction(s)
ATM Cave
$
195
/ Person
Trusted Provider
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Response rate: 
67%
Response time:
several hours
Location Information
Departure:
Water Taxi Terminal on Caye Caulker
About Listing
Features:
ATM Cave
Archaeological Reserve
Cave System
Subterranean Cave
Subterranean River
Highlights
  • Mayan History - Amazing Cave System - Tropical Jungle experience!
Description
The ATM Cave is a "must do" tour experience- and it's easily accessible!! The tour starts with a 45 min hike through the jungle in the Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve. It is a great way to soak in the majesty of the surrounding jungle. You will cross three rivers as you wind your way through the jungle to the mouth of the cave. Tour duration is approximately 3 hours. Bring along a change of clothes as you will be completely wet by the time the tour is over. Understanding why this cave was of such sacred importance to the Mayas requires an understanding of their spirituality. In the Maya religion, the gods of agriculture, rain, and fertility were believed to reside in the underworld. It would only seem natural that the ATM Cave, with its seemingly endless pits, would be seen as a potential gateway to the underworld. By making human sacrifices within the cave, they could appeal to these important gods practically at their front door.

Guests should dress as if preparing for a hike, bringing comfortable clothes and sturdy closed-toe shoes. Also, socks are mandatory for walking inside the cave. Bear in mind that no cameras are allowed within the cave. The prohibition of cameras prevents damage to remaining skeletons and artifacts and preserves ATM for future generations.
 
Suitable for:
Teens
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
Seniors
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • pick up in Belize City at water taxi terminal
  • Transfer in air conditioned van
  • Park entry fee
  • Tour Gear
  • Lunch with beverage
  • Purified water
  • Guided Tour
  • An Awesome Experience!
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • knapsack with towel and change of clothes
  • a cap comes in handy
  • small bottle to carry on jungle walk comes in handy to stay hydrated
  • SOCKS - MANDATORY FOR TOUR PARTICIPATION
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
Capacity:
6 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
$
195
group rates available
Itinerary
Activity
Description
Time
Duration
ATM MAYA CAVEDeparts Caye Caulker6:30 AM7 hrs
Activities
Caving
Climbing
Hiking
Nature Walks
Sightseeing
Swimming
Transportation
Is Transportation provided?:
Yes
Transport Info.
Important Transportation/Pickup Information
Air Conditioned Van
 
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Start Time
Duration
Daily6:30 AM7 hrs
Provider
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Tagline:
Belize Adventures! Snorkel, Cave Tube, Zip Line, Maya Temple & Cave and much more!
Tour Operator License:
BTB-TO-03-003
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Languages:
English, Spanish
Payment & Cancellation
Cancellation Policy
Flexible
  • Cancellations made 15 days before will be fully refunded except for a service fee of 3%.
  • Cancellations made 7 days before will be refunded 70% of the amount paid.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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