Some sites along the river worth visiting include Cahal Pech, an ancient Mayan city, the Belize Botanic Gardens, the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, and the city of San Ignacio.
To explore the Macal River, you can find multiple canoe or kayak rental agencies in San Ignacio, but being that some of the river is considered to be between Class III and V whitewater runs, be sure to receive proper training and take appropriate safety measures.
Tours & Tickets
The Macal River is a beautiful jungle river that flows directly through the heart of San Ignacio Town. Canoe upriver and see exotic wildlife and small ... Read more
San Ignacio, Belize
Duration: 7 hours (approx.)