ATV Expedition to El Pilar Maya Ruins

Listing Type
Type of Tour/Activity
Mayan Ruins and Archaeological Sites
Tour Type
Adventure, Jungle Trek, Mayan Ruins
Main Activity
Departs From
Start Point
San Ignacio Town
Intensity Level
/ Adult
Trusted Provider
Cayo Adventure Tours O
About Listing
  • ATV Ride: Embark on an adrenaline-fueled ATV journey en route to El Pilar.
  • Expert-Guided Exploration of El Pilar
  • Immersive Scenery and Breathtaking Landscapes
Belize Gold Standard Compliant -

Embark on an Unforgettable ATV Expedition to El Pilar Maya Ruins

Prepare for an exhilarating adventure as you journey to the heart of Belize's ancient wonders on our ATV Ride to El Pilar Maya Ruins.

Safety First: Your experience begins with a thorough safety briefing, ensuring that every participant is well-prepared for the exciting ride ahead. Our top priority is your safety, and our expert guides will equip you with the knowledge and gear needed for a secure and enjoyable expedition.

Start and Return from San Ignacio: The adventure kicks off in the charming town of San Ignacio, where you'll meet your guides and fellow adventurers. From there, set out on a thrilling ATV ride to the captivating El Pilar Maya Ruins. As the expedition concludes, you'll return to San Ignacio, rounding off the day's escapade where it began.

Eco-Friendly and Whisper-Quiet Powerland ATVs: Experience the thrill of the journey with a conscience. Our Powerland ATVs are not only powerful but also fully electric, minimizing environmental impact. What sets them apart is their remarkable silence, ensuring that the expedition remains whisper-quiet. Unlike regular ATVs, our silent vehicles don't disturb the natural serenity, allowing you to witness wildlife in their undisturbed habitat.

Expert Guides by Your Side: Throughout the expedition, a knowledgeable guide will accompany you, ensuring you have a seamless and informative experience. From navigating jungle trails to sharing insights into the rich history of El Pilar, our guides are dedicated to making your journey unforgettable.

Duration and More: The ATV adventure spans approximately 4 hours, from 8 am to 12 noon. This allows ample time for you to delve into the ancient ruins, soak in the breathtaking landscapes, and create lasting memories. Limited to a small group of 8 participants, our expedition guarantees an intimate experience, fostering connections with both fellow adventurers and the wonders of Belize.

Prepare to be captivated by the blend of history, nature, and adventure on our ATV Ride to El Pilar Maya Ruins. Book your spot now for an unforgettable exploration of Belize's hidden treasures.
Suitable for:
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • Safety Helmets: Receive top-notch safety helmets to ensure a secure and protected adventure.
  • Refreshing Water: Stay hydrated with complimentary water provided during the expedition.
  • Free Pickup: Participants in San Ignacio can benefit from complimentary pickup to the meeting point.
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • Comfortable Clothing: Wear comfortable and breathable clothing suitable for an outdoor adventure. Long sleeves and pants may provide additional protection.
  • Closed-Toe Shoes: Choose sturdy, closed-toe shoes, such as sneakers or hiking boots, for a secure and comfortable ride.
  • Sunscreen: Apply sunscreen before the expedition to shield yourself from sun exposure.
  • Bug Repellent: Bring bug repellent for added comfort.
  • Camera or Smartphone: Capture the scenic landscapes and memorable moments on your camera or smartphone.
  • Small Backpack or Bag: Bring a small backpack or bag to carry personal items comfortably.
  • Sense of Adventure: Most importantly, bring a positive attitude and a sense of adventure for an unforgettable experience!
NOT Included
  • Lunch: Not included in the tour. Please make meal arrangements independently.
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
8 people
2 people
Minimum number of people.
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Meet-UpEnjoy the convenience of complimentary pickup from your hotel/accommodation in San Ignacio, transporting you to the starting point.8:00 AM
Gear UpReceive top-notch safety helmets and a comprehensive safety briefing.8:15 AM
Adventure BeginsKick off your ATV engines and set off towards the captivating El Pilar Maya Ruins.8:30 AM
Scenic JourneyTraverse jungle trails and immerse yourself in picturesque landscapes.8:30 AM
El Pilar ExplorationExplore the ancient ruins, delving into the rich history of El Pilar.9:30 AM
ReturnConclude the adventure around noon as you return to San Ignacio.12:00 PM
Is Transportation provided?:
Transport Info.
Important Transportation/Pickup Information
Enjoy complimentary pickup from San Ignacio hotels/accommodations for a hassle-free start. Our air-conditioned vehicles ensure seamless transportation to the starting point.
Start Time
Daily8:00 AM4 hours
Cayo Adventure Tours is a local Belize Tour Operator and Destination Management Company, guided by Christian principles, and focused on providing excellent service. Our main office ... moreis located on Bella Vista Street, in San Ignacio, Cayo. Our management team is headed by owners Michael and Maria Simmons who were born and raised right here in good old San Ignacio and have been involved in the Belize travel industry for more than twenty years.

As one of Cayo’s leading Tour and Travel Company, our specialty is arranging and providing travelers with the most exciting and enjoyable inland adventure tours Belize has to offer. Our area of expertise is mainly in jungle and river based adventures encompassing all of the ancient Maya civilizations in the region, the exciting caves of Cayo, the national parks/nature reserves of Belize, and our invigorating rivers and waterfalls.

Our team of naturalist guides have been leading tours into the Belizean rainforest for years and are proficient in Mayan archaeology, caving expeditions, jungle trekking, canoeing, and birding. We also partner with the best in the business to provide diving, snorkeling and other adventure water sports in our beautiful turquoise waters along the Great Barrier Reef, the longest barrier reef in the Americas. We like to think of ourselves as more of a family than a company. Our friendly and personable services, our promptness and reliability in the reservations process, our clean and comfortable vehicles, and our proficiency in the field are what make us stand out.
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Gold Certified:
Service Types:
Tours | Activities, Shuttles, Private Guides
Main Attraction:
El Pilar
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Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, there is an age requirement for participants who wish to be drivers during the ATV Expedition. To drive an ATV, individuals must be over the age of 16 and have a valid driver's license.
Your safety is our priority. In the event of unfavorable weather conditions, we will assess the situation and, if necessary, make adjustments to the schedule or offer alternative arrangements. We will keep you informed and ensure your safety throughout the expedition.
The road conditions during the ATV Expedition can vary based on weather patterns. In cases where there has been significant rainfall, the trails may become muddy. However, under typical weather conditions, the trails are mostly dry, providing a smooth and enjoyable ride. Your safety and comfort are our priorities, and our experienced guides will assess and adapt to the trail conditions to ensure a secure adventure.
Payment & Cancellation
Cancellation Policy
  • 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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