Step back in time at one of Belize’s most impressive Mayan sites, the ancient city of Xunantunich. Cross a hand-cranked ferry to reach the hilltop ruins, where you can explore former palaces, plazas, and ball courts with a guide and climb to the top of a ceremonial stone temple. After this archaeological adventure, head to the Mountain Pine Ridge region for a refreshing swim in Big Rock Falls.
Full-day tour from San Ignacio combines highlights of Belizean culture and nature
Learn about the ancient Mayan civilization at the Xunantunich ruins
Climb to the top of the impressive El Castillo pyramid, the second tallest in Belize
Swim in natural waterfall pools inside the fragrant Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve