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Caracol and Sacred Caves Extension

Caracol Ruins & Sacred Caves Extension

Ascend the Maya Ruins of Caracol, Rio Frio Pools, and then descend into the world of Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM) Cave System

Ascend the Maya Ruins of Caracol, Rio Frio Pools, and then descend into the world of Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM) Cave System

Overview

4 Days / 3 Nights
$999 USD
When: Any Date You Choose - Pricing based on a 2 pax minimum
Starts: Belize City or Dangriga
Ends: Belize City or Dangriga
Activities: Archaeology Mayan Ruins Hiking Caving Birding
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Trip Highlights

  • Experience Caracol Maya Ruins
  • Visit the Rio Frio Cave System
  • Cool off with a swim in the Rio On Pools
  • Descend into the Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM) Cave System
  • Hiking, Wildlife Abound & Excellent Birdwatching

Trip Itinerary

Day 1
Stay: Crystal Paradise Resort
Meals: Dinner

Rendezvous with your driver in Dangriga, Belize City or the Belize International Airport and travel through the scenic Cayo District to Crystal Paradise Resort  on 21 acres overlooking the Macal River.    

Day 2
Stay: Crystal Paradise Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Our route to Caracol takes us through tropical pine forests before descending into lush rainforest. Caracol dates back to the classic period and is Belize’s largest and most spectacular Mayan city. There are over 35,000 structures, 5 plazas, 4 palaces, 3 temples, 24 stelae, 2 ball courts, reservoirs, causeways and an astronomical observatory. We also visit to the Rio Frio Caves and enjoy a  swim in the crystal clear Rio On Pools.

Day 3
Stay: Crystal Paradise Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today’s extraordinary journey takes us deep underground into the Mayan underworld known as Xilbalba, a mythical realm inhabited by ancient spirits where secretive rituals took place. We hike, wade, swim and climb our way into the sacrificial chambers to witness first-hand artifacts, deep in the Actun Tunichil Muknal caves system.

Day 4
Stay: Crystal Paradise Resort
Meals: Breakfast

Birdlife and wildlife abound at our lodge and early mornings are the most active. Wake to a coffee, grab your binoculars and spend a quiet hour watching wildlife. Your transfer time this morning will be set based on your next tour rendezvous or your international flight time.

The Places We Stay

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Crystal Paradise Resort

Located on a 21 acre estate just south of San Ignacio, Belize, the Crystal Paradise Resort is a perfect base to explore the Mayan ruins of Caracol and the incredible archaeological caves of Actun Tunichil Muknal ( ATM Caves). Our rooms are comfortable and spacious with full amenities and best of all you'll be surrounded by tropical rainforest and embraced by the warm hospitality of the Belizean family that owns and operates this wonderful lodge.

Dates and Prices

Any Date, Based on Availability

Any Date, Based on Availability

Any Date, Based on Availability

$999 USD
Includes taxes and fees. Per person based on double occupancy.
4 Days / 3 Nights
Family Pricing
$200 Deposit to secure your space

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