Overview & Highlights
A comprehensive highlights holiday in one of the world’s best eco-destinations. Includes the less visited south, embracing jungle wildlife, active adventures, Mayan ruins and a vibrant Caribbean culture.
On this good-value holiday packed with adventures, you can enjoy many cultural and wildlife-focused experiences. Visit communities of the Mayan and Garifuna peoples, and find out how they live in harmony with nature and the modern world. You even get to visit an artisan chocolate factory.
English-speaking Belize is rapidly becoming one of the world’s premier eco-adventure destinations, with a bunch of excellent, high quality lodges scattered through the undisturbed Mayan Mountains and along the coral-fringed Caribbean coast.
The small-scale, eco-friendly accommodation we have chosen is appropriate for lovers of sporting activities too: go caving, hiking, tubing down fast-flowing rivers, kayaking and snorkelling. Experienced guides will be with you all the way.
- Visit the ATM caves
- Choice of activities including jungle wildlife spotting, nature trails, and boat rides Lamanai Outpost Lodge
- Guided tour of Lamanai Maya ruins
- A range of active and cultural activities at the Tanager Rainforest Lodge
- Visit to Hokeb Ha cave and Ixcacao cocoa plantation
- Relax or enjoy water-sports and seaside activities on a Caribbean beach
- Visit the feeding grounds at Placencia lagoon
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Arrive Belize City, transfer to mountain lodge.
Excursion to the Actun Tunichil Muknal caves.
Optional excursion to Tikal or Caracol Mayan ruins.
Transfer to lagoon-side, multi-activity lodge at Lamanai.
Visit to Lamanai Mayan ruins.
Transfer to eco-resort in the southern district Toledo.
Optional active and cultural adventures.
Excursion to Hokeb Ha cave and Ixcacao cocoa plantation.
Transfer to Caribbean beach resort at Placencia.
Optional water sports and wildlife spotting.
Further beach time and sea-sport opportunities.
Transfer to Belize City airport for international flight.
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Charlotte Daubeney - Travel Expert
Charlotte's fascination with Latin America began with a family holiday to Belize. She went on to study Spanish in school and at university before spending a year living in Santiago, Chile.
Carrie Gallagher - Travel Expert
A former JLA tour leader, Carrie brings a wealth of on-the-ground experience to our London-based Tailor-made and Group Tours department.
Hannah Waterhouse - Travel Expert
Hannah had an early introduction to Latin America when her family moved to Ecuador and she returned to study in Buenos Aires for a year before backpacking across the continent.
Paul Winrow-Giffin - Travel Expert
After graduating in Computer Science, Paul spent seven months travelling from Colombia to Argentina and came home hooked on Latin America.
Heloise Buxton - Travel Expert
Heloise started her Latin American journey as an exchange student in Santiago, Chile. With extended summer holidays this was the perfect opportunity to backpack through Bolivia, Peru, Argentina and Brazil.
Sally Dodge - Travel Expert
A former Journey Latin America tour leader, Sally spent 7 years working, travelling and living throughout Latin America before returning to the UK to help people arrange their own adventures to this wonderful destination.