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Xunantunich Mayan Site and Belize Botanic Gardens Tour

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Belize ruins

Honestly one of my favorite this in Belize were xunatunich ruins! Some are reconstructed but they... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Santa Monica, California
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Significant Ruin near San Ignacio

You have to take this very small hand-cranked ferry to get there. It is government run and free... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Leonia, New Jersey
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Honestly one of my favorite this in Belize were xunatunich ruins! Some are reconstructed but they are so beautiful. We also went to caracol which is much bigger but it's takes up a whole day unlike here you are able to do a lot more...More

Thank carinalavin
Reviewed 30 April 2017

You have to take this very small hand-cranked ferry to get there. It is government run and free with no need to tip. The ruins are less than five minutes away by car. There are two large plazas. The most significant structure, which we you...More

Thank MWG12
Reviewed 28 April 2017

If you don't have a lot of time and aren't inclined to drive the long and rough road to Carocol this is a great option. We were here about 2 hours in total and toured without a guide. It was fine. It surprised us as...More

Thank OreoJulie
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We planned a tour of the Xunantunich Mayan Site with a local lunch in San Ignacio through Carnival Cruise Lines. What a wonderful day! Be aware of the 2 1/2 bus trip from Belize City, but we had an excellent time. Our tour guides, Simone,...More

Thank CottonDad
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It was beautiful to see the ruins and well worth the time to travel there (if you have AC). Everyone kept warning us about the bugs and to keep applying bug spray - so we heeded the warning and were fine. It was hard to...More

Thank Mumzie4two
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We read about this place before booking our excursions. I'm very glad we did. It was long bus ride but its all worth it. Our guide name was Gus (Gustavo) George the driver were amazing. Gus is really funny and made the long ride fun....More

Thank Herminia W
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The ride to and from Belize City is over one hour and you get to see a lot of the Belize countryside. As you travel by bus, you get to see the city, mangroves and many small villages along the way. When you get close...More

Thank jandsminerals
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had the opportunity to visit this beatiful place while visiting the area. The ferry ride across the river gets the adventure started. A short drive after the ferry and you are at the parking lot to the attraction. There is a few souvenir shops....More

Thank rainer93
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is a very impressive site. There are excavated and slightly restored temples there as well as excavations still underway. The two hour + bus ride from Belize City to the site gives your tour guide time to explain the history of British Honduras and...More

Thank TipSC
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Quite large site within easy reach of San Ignacio, Bus service from town, then a little ferry across the river, short uphill walk to site in not in a car. Guide explained lots about the Mayan, more involved than I thought!

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