Caves Branch "Tropical Feathers" - Bird Watching Package

Listing Type
Vacation Package
Timespan
4-6 days
Intensity Level
Moderate
$
1,625
-
$
2,508
/ Group
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Caves Branch A
About Listing
Features:
Birding
Highlights
  • Unlimited local beers, local rum mixed drinks, juices, sodas, coffee, tea, and water
  • Daily buffet breakfast, lunch on tours, and buffet dinner enjoyed family style
  • 6 nights in a lovely Jungle Cabana
Description
Belize is known for so many wonderful things- wildlife, cave systems, exotic rainforests- but a fascination with the birds of Belize has become one of the TOP nature-based activities on demand. The Belizean rainforest and savannahs contain some of the most exotic & colorful birds of Central America. With over 500 known bird species, you will have ample opportunities to see these beautiful creatures during your 4 nights stay at Caves Branch.

Explore the countryside with this unique Belize vacation package created specifically for birding enthusiasts who want more nature-based activities that focus on a growing attraction in Belize. Venture out on each of the daily activities in search of some of the unique winged creatures including the national bird of Belize- the Keel-billed Toucan or the exotic Mot-Mot bird the noisy Toucanets. Capture a Black-headed trogon and be enthralled with the natural beauty and distinct sounds.  Learn about conservation efforts in Belize to save and protect some of the most endangered native species. This birding package can be done alone OR can be combined with a beach destination as the grand finale to an amazing vacation in Belize!

Caves Branch Tropical Feathers- Bird Watching Package

  • 6 nights in a lovely Jungle Cabana
  • Daily buffet breakfast, lunch on tours, and buffet dinner enjoyed family style
  • Unlimited local beers, local rum mixed drinks, juices, sodas, coffee, tea, and water
  • 4 Full Day Guided Birding Tours + 1 Additional Full Day Adventure Tour of Choice
    **Surcharges apply for Tikal Maya Ruins tour, ATM Cave, Diving, Snorkelling, River of Caves 7 Mile Tour combined w/ Ziplining
  • Jungle Safari After Dark Tour (approx. 2 hours) which leaves right after dinner time
  • Roundtrip shuttle service to & from Belize City (includes international or municipal airports)
  • All Taxes Included
 
Suitable for:
Adults
Families
Groups
Couples
Seniors
Recommended Age Range:
21 - 30
31 - 40
41 - 50
Over 50
What is Included?
Things the supplier includes without any extra cost.
  • Accommodations
  • All Meals starting w/ dinner & ending w/ breakfast
  • Activities (namely guided birding tours)
  • Local beers, local rum mixed drinks, sodas, juices, tea, coffee, water
  • Entrance Fees where applicable
  • All transportation
  • All taxes
What to bring?
Recommended items to bring on the trip.
  • Passports, cameras, binoculars, scopes, etc
Provider
Ian Anderson’s Caves Branch Adventure Co & Jungle lodge located on its own 50,000 acre estate in the heart of the Belize Jungle overlooking the Caves Branch river below the ... more100 foot rainforest canopy. The Jungle Lodge offers unique yet rustic styled accommodations -all of which are completely screened providing a comfortable and bug free environment.

Experience the most exciting and inspiring adventures in all of Belize! Our activities are designed to create the utmost adventure and give each traveller a once in a lifetime experience.

Enjoy exploring our 15 acre tropical botanical garden where you can learn of the diversity of flora and fauna along with Belize’s largest collection of orchids and bromeliads in our “Orchid House”.
Explore with adventures that once experienced…Never Forgotten!
Tagline:
Adventures that must be experienced to be believed...but once experienced, NEVER forgotten!
Tour Operator License:
#TO092-003
Account Type:
Tour Operator
Languages:
English, Spanish
Activities
Birding
Transportation
Is Transportation provided?:
Yes
Availability
Schedule
Dates
Weekly on, until Oct 4, 2018
Weekly on, until Oct 13, 2018
Weekly on, until Oct 20, 2018
Weekly on, until Sep 27, 2018
Weekly on, until Nov 7, 2018
Weekly on, until Nov 13, 2018
Weekly on, until Nov 20, 2018
Weekly on, starting Dec 1, 2018, until Dec 7, 2018
Weekly on, starting Dec 8, 2018, until Dec 14, 2018
Weekly on, starting Jan 5, 2019, until Jan 11, 2019
Weekly on, starting Jan 12, 2019, until Jan 18, 2019
Weekly on, starting Jan 19, 2019, until Jan 25, 2019
Weekly on, starting Feb 1, 2019, until Feb 12, 2019
Weekly on, starting Nov 25, 2018, until Dec 1, 2018
Rates
The base rates charged by the provider. This includes all taxes and applicable fees.
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
Group
$
1,625
CABANAS - This Price is Based on Double Occupancy
Group
$
1,782
BUNGALOW - This Price is Based on Double Occupancy
Group
$
1,880
SUITE - This Price is Based on Double Occupancy
Group
$
2,211
RIVER VIEW - This Price is Based on Double Occupancy
Group
$
2,508
CANOPY- This Price is Based on Double Occupancy.
Special Instructions for Rates
Pricing is in US$ per person- based on double occupancy and includes 9% Hotel and 12.5% General Sales Tax.
Gratuities are not included in any charges. Gratuities are, however, appreciated by all staff but we prefer to leave tipping to the individual.

Package Notes:

Package tours require a minimum of 2 persons.
Single Travellers- inquire for pricing.
This package is created with Birding Enthusiasts in mind and may not be suitable for children under 16 yrs.
Other adventure tours can be requested and replaced in this package but be aware that certain adventure tours may NOT offer the same birding abilities as others.
 
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
Any cancellation of reservations or part of reservations must be received in writing.                                
Any reservation or portion of reservation canceled by the client in writing 90 days or more of initiating itinerary will be refunded in full less US $100.00- per room for processing.                                                                               
Any reservation or portion of reservation canceled by the client 89 to 45 days of initiating itinerary, will result in the client receiving 50% refund less $100 US – per room processing fee.                                                                 
Any reservation or portion of reservation canceled by client 44 days or less of initiating itinerary will result in no refund.                          
Any reservation where there is a “No Show” will forfeit a refund of the entire deposit which is the required 50% total of the booking invoice. (No Shows include rooms, meals, tours or shuttle services)                                                                                                                                                                 
Due to the above point, it is HIGHLY recommended that all clients purchase "trip cancellation insurance" in order to cover a possible cancellation of 60 days or less of initiating itinerary. 
 
All charges will be applied in US$ currency. Check with your local bank to verify additional bank charges where applicable. Caves Branch is not responsible for any added banking charges to your credit card.                                                                                                                                                                                       
Caves Branch is not responsible for portions of the package which might be canceled due to acts of God such as, but not limited to, heavy rains, flooding, storms, hurricanes or any other such natural occurrence.  Whenever possible another available tour will be substituted.                                                                    
Caves Branch is not responsible for refunding any portions of any itinerary, which the clients do not use.
                                       
Please note in relation to Travel Insurance:
 
1) It is recommended to purchase Trip insurance within 7 days of purchasing your vacation in order to cover pre-existing medical conditions.

2) In the event of Tropical Storms/ Hurricanes, insurance must be purchased 24 hours prior to a storm being named.                                                                                                                                                                

All charges will be applied in US$ currency. Check with your local bank to verify additional bank charges where applicable. Caves Branch is not responsible for any added banking charges to your credit card.

Travel Insurance

Because Caves Branch cannot be held responsible or liable for trip cancellations or altered itineraries due to reasons out of our control, It is highly recommended that you purchase comprehensive travel insurance for all bookings done in Belize.
We do not sell travel insurance.
Contact Travel Guard at (800) 826-1300, or visit their website: www.travelguard.com. Trip insurance has to be booked within 7 days of purchasing the trip in order to cover pre-existing medical conditions.
Please review the following link carefully in regard to Weather or Hurricane Cancellation Coverage - which has some really important information on how to purchase: "AIG - Questions about Hurricane & Travel Insurance"
 
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Great birding experience!
We had an amazing time with all the birding guides at Caves Branch! Everyone was friendly and helpful; and, as a first time birder, I definitely enjoyed bird watching! Also, the food at Caves Branch was spot on delicious! Great place, great experience!
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