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Rainforest & Reef Explorer

Off-the-grid Adventure - an eco-resort in Belize’s tropical rainforest & island cabana on the Barrier Reef

Off-the-grid Adventure - an eco-resort in Belize’s tropical rainforest & island cabana on the Barrier Reef


6 Days / 6 Nights
$1249 USD or $0 CAD
When: Any date, any time of year
Starts: Dangriga
Ends: Dangriga
Activities: Swimming Stand-up Paddle Boarding Snorkeling Sea Kayaking (Paddling) Rappelling Hiking Birding Zip Line
Bocawina Rainforest Resort

Trip Highlights

The best of both worlds, all in one vacation package!  At Bocawina Rainforest Resort travelers will get to enjoy the luxuries of an off the grid 3 star resort in the middle of a world class national park with all the comforts and amenities they would expect.  On the same trip, the Tobacco Caye Paradise offers rustic accommodations with 6 private cabins right over the crystal clear waters of the South Water Caye marine reserve. Find out more below how combining these two unique destinations into a single vacation experience is perfect for the well-rounded adventure traveler. 

Enjoy the best of both worlds with two different locations! 

Embark on a journey that takes you from the pristine tropical rainforest of Mayflower Bocawina National Park to a secluded island in South Water Caye Marine Reserve on the Belize Barrier Reef. The Rainforest & Reef Explorer combines two favorite off-the-grid locations: Bocawina Rainforest Resort and Tobacco Caye Paradise


  • Discover the indigenous birds and wildlife of Mayflower Bocawina National Park, 7000 acres of untouched, tropical rainforest. Your choice of ziplining, rappelling and other guided activities.


  • Explore the Central Belize Barrier Reef from Tobacco Caye, a palm fringed five acre island (permanent population 30) offering walk-in snorkeling, protected coral reefs and soft sandy beaches.
  • Unplug in a hammock overlooking turquoise tropical waters from the deck of your over-the-water cabana.
  • Snorkel, Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard in South Water Caye Marine Reserve, a 117,878 acre marine wonderland.

All Inclusive Price: $1034US + $165 Taxes & Fees per person  based on double occupancy 
Single supplement available: $269US per person 
Add Extra Day Rainforest: $126US per person based on double occupancy 
Add Extra Day Reef: $99US per person based on double occupancy

Trip Itinerary

Days 1-3
Accomodation:Bocawina Rainforest Resort
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

You will be met in Dangriga and transported to your eco-resort in the Southern Maya Mountains. Once you arrive, you'll get a welcome drink, meet your fellow guests and then choose your guided activities for your next two days of adventure in the rainforest. 

Bocawina Rainforest Resort combines all the amenities of a rainforest eco-resort with bright comfortable rooms and private bathrooms, yet still off the grid. This unique resort is located in the Southern Maya Mountains within a 7000 acre Mayflower Bocawina National Park adjacent to the world famous 100,000 acre Cockscomb Jaguar Reserve. Bocawina offers you everything right at your doorstep. Experience Belize’s longest zip line adventure plus the only waterfall rappelling in the country.  Explore on your own and hike to five different amazing waterfalls and unexcavated Mayan ruins surrounded by incredible exotic birds and wildlife. Your amazing rainforest journey is waiting for you to begin. 


  • 3 nights in a Mayan room
  • Welcome drink & meal plan (3 days)
  • Free wi-fi access
  • Choice of 2 guided activities/excursions – select from a list which includes ziplining, waterfall rappelling, bird watching, hiking & more!
  • Round trip ground transfer from Dangriga to Bocawina Rainforest Resort
Days 4-6
Accomodation:Tobacco Caye Paradise Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Enjoy your last morning in the rainforest, then travel by van/boat to your next destination – Tobacco Caye! Settle into your over-the-water cabana…and let the next few days unfold as you wish. Snorkel, SUP or kayak along the reef. Relax with a refreshing drink in the hammock on your deck. On your final morning, enjoy an early swim or paddle before boarding your return boat to the mainland. 

Ready to live on the water's edge? Tobacco Caye is a refreshing yet rustic experience unlike any other in Belize. Perched right on the Barrier Reef you'll find a 6 cabin lodge with everything you need, where you can relax in a hammock right on your own private deck overlooking the warm turquoise tropical seas. Simple living surrounded by tropical fish and exotic birdlife, Tobacco Caye is a gorgeous island covered with palm trees and white coral sand. This five acre caye, home to only thirty year-round residents, is one of the most popular destinations in the South Water Caye Marine Reserve. A wonderland for snorkelers and paddlers.     


  • 3 nights in an over-the-water cabana
  • All meals
  • World class walk-in snorkeling from the beach
  • Unlimited use of sea kayaks, snorkel sets & SUPs
  • Round trip boat transfer from Dangriga to Tobacco Caye Paradise
  • Fishing, scuba diving & other guided activities can be arranged with local vendors for an additional fee

The Places We Stay

Tobacco Caye Paradise
Tobacco Caye Paradise

Looking  over the Belize Barrier Reef, Paradise Lodge has private "over the water" beach cabanas on beautiful Tobacco Caye. The small, locally owned lodge is a perfect staging point to explore the many islands, mangrove ranges, and spectacular snorkeling in "Tobacco Cut" just south of the island. 

Bocawina Rainforest Resort & Adventures
Bocawina Rainforest Resort & Adventures

This boutique lodge in the midst of a 700 acre Bocawina National Park offers guests a quintessential tropical rainforest experience. Over 150 species of birds, howler monkey, wild peccary, jaguars and ocelots have been recorded in close proximity to the lodge.  Enjoy the beautiful tropical landscaping on the property and dine in style at the acclaimed Wild Fig restaurant.

Dates and Prices

Available any date, any time of year

Available any date, any time of year

Available any date, any time of year

$1249 USD
$0 CAD
Includes taxes and fees. Per person based on double occupancy.
6 Days / 6 Nights
Family Pricing
$200 Deposit to secure your space

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