Active Belize Jungle Adventure

Listing Type
Vacation Package
Timespan
2 weeks
$
1,489
/ Person
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Clara A
About Listing
Highlights
  • Tikal
  • Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave
  • CheChem Ha Cave
  • Cave Tubing
  • Rio On Pools
  • Rio Frio Cave
  • Mountain Pine Ridge
Description
Day 1: BELIZE CITY /CRYSTAL PARADISE
You will be met at the airport by your Belizean bird guide and transferred to your jungle lodge accommodations. Optional stop to visit the Belize Zoo (entrance fee to Zoo not included). We check into our accommodations at Crystal Paradise after a short orientation. O/N Crystal Paradise Resort. /D

Day 2: TIKAL OVERNIGHT
Breakfast at Crystal Paradise. Travel 1 ½ hr drive into neighboring Guatemala to visit a very important Maya site. Located in the Peten lowland of Guatemala, this huge Classic Period Maya site, rich in jungle flora and fauna, is considered one of the world’s premier Archaeological Reserves. The park consists of 225+ square kilometers Guided tour of Tikal Maya site itself. Lunch at Tikal. Dinner and Overnight at Tikal Inn. Departure fee and park fee not included, US$20.00 + US$22/pp
O/N Tikal Inn. B/L/D

Day 3: TIKAL/RETURN CRYSTAL PARADISE/AFTERNOON LEISURE/
After breakfast at Tikal Inn, you will be transferred to Crystal Paradise Resort. You will spend the afternoon relaxing or exploring the grounds at Crystal Paradise for the rest of the day. 
O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B/L/D

Day 4: ACTUN TUNICHIL MUKNAL (ATM)
This is one of the most impressive and mystical trips imaginable. A gallery like one has never seen before! Over 200 ceramic vessels adorn the chambers of Actun Tunichil Muknal. The culture, history and geological formations create an unrivaled natural museum. Travel back in time as we explore this large cave, untouched since the Maya last visited centuries ago.

Located in the heart of the Tapir Mountain Nature reserve, 6,700 acres managed by the Belize Audubon Society, a huge entrance in a limestone hill welcomes you at the end of your 45-minute walk through lush, undisturbed jungle vegetation.

O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B/L/D

Day 5: CHECHEM HA CAVE
You will take a short hike through the jungle to this complex cave system was discovered in 1989 by the Morales. Exploring the caves will allow you to view large stalactite formations, intact ancient artifacts such as large storage vessels, plates, burial grounds and mysterious stelae. These Caves have been abandoned since the Pre-Classic 600 B.C – 800 A.D.

After the cave, you will be treated to a home-cooked lunch, served at the home of the Morales. After lunch, you may decide to hike down for a refreshing swim or simply sit back atop a hill and take in the view of the valleys.

O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B/L/D

Day 6: CAVE TUBING
Cave tubing is one of most popular and fun tour to do in Belize. Caves Branch (Nooch Chen) consists of a series of caves found on the caves branch river located about 1 ½ hrs drive from the lodge. Once we get there you can change into your swimwear grab an inner tube, life jacket, and headlamp and off we go on an easy 45-minute walk on a jungle trail as your guide explains the plants and wildlife you may encounter and see along the way. Swim in one of Belize crystal clear river or getting started on the fun part is sitting on the inner tube to float through the caves. If you wish to combine this tour with Ziplining then, there is an extra fee of US$45/pp for the zip lining adventure; this can be paid at the site. Lunch not included on this day

O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B//D

Day 7: MOUNTAIN PINE RIDGE/RIO ON POOLS/RIO FRIO CAVE
The Cayo District’s principal town of San Ignacio is the gateway to some of Belize’s most precious ecological gems. After breakfast at the hotel, we will experience the wonders of Mountain Pine Ridge. Bring along your walking shoes, swimwear and adventurous mind for a full day of activity. The reserve is teaming with hills and valleys, rivers and falls, swimming holes and caves, all surrounded by the majestic beauty of Pine Forests. Our main stops will be at the Rio Frio Caves, Rio on Pools and weather and road conditions permitting, you’ll get a chance to see the 1000 ft. Hidden Valley Waterfalls. Bring along your binoculars, as there is much to see in the line of exotic flora and fauna, endemic only to this extremely rugged, but beautiful part of the county.

O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B/D

Day 8: FREE DAY
This day is for you to relax after all the active adventure; you can enjoy a massage, or add an extra tour to your package.
 
O/N Crystal Paradise Resort, B/L/D

Day 9: DEPARTURE
Breakfasts and transfer to Belize International Airport. B/


***itinerary is subject to change once here due to weather conditions or unforeseen events***

 
Suitable for:
Kids
Teens
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
Seniors
Recommended Age Range:
11 - 20
21 - 30
31 - 40
41 - 50
Over 50
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • All transportation
  • Tours, Guides, & Park Fees
  • Lodging & Meals as stated. Breakfast (B), Lunch (L), and Dinners (D)
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • Personal medication
  • Basic first-aid
  • Insect repellant and sun-screen
  • Sun glasses
  • Back pack for day trips
  • Water bottles (as we have 5 gals purified water you can refill from creating less garbage)
  • Rain poncho
  • Casual clothing
  • Hat
  • Comfortable shoes or hiking boots
  • Sandals or water shoes
  • Camera and batteries
  • Underwater disposable camera
  • Flashlight
Provider
Belizean owned; Crystal Paradise Resort is located in the lush jungle alongside the beautiful Macal River, a secluded location only a two-hour drive from the Belize International Airport ... moreand only 3.5 miles from the Town of San Ignacio.
Each cabana designed and hand built by the Tut family, offering the best accommodation for couples, friends, and families traveling in search of a unique Belize Vacation and Adventure.

The Tut brothers are known for their great birding experience for over 20 years, making our family resort the #1 Birding Resort in Belize. 
Our open deck and dining area will make each meal a Belize Paradise Experience. Belizean Cuisine served daily and prepared by the Tut Sisters with fresh vegetables from our Farmers Market. 

Our large Belizean family runs this eco-lodge as a team to offer you the finest Belize accommodations & meals along with a wide variety of activities & tours. Crystal Paradise has been a favorite in Belize travel for more than two decades.
Tour Operator License:
TO 092-053
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Languages:
Creole, English, Spanish
Activities
Birding
Caving
Cave Tubing
Hiking
Learning
River Tubing
Sightseeing
Swimming
Zip-lining
Nature Walk
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Duration
Daily9 Nights, 8 Days
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
Minimum:
1 person
Minimum number of people.
Price
Unless otherwise indicated, prices are in US dollars.
Per
Price
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Description
Person
$
1,489
Per person, double occupancy
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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