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Snorkel the Perfect Tropical Isle Silk Caye with Turtles, Rays and Sharks

Snorkel the Perfect Tropical Isle Silk Caye with Turtles, Rays and Sharks

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Depart Placencia for one of the best and clearest snorkeling spots on Belize’s barrier reef, the marine reserve of Silk Cayes. A licensed guide gets you there and helps you gear up to safely explore colorful coral gardens teeming with lobsters, crabs, and colorful reef fish. Refuel with a Belizean-style lunch before splashing back in at a spot famous for attracting throngs of nurse sharks, sting rays, and sea turtles.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$135.00
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$135.00
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Snorkeling Adventure at Laughing Bird Caye National Park

Snorkeling Adventure at Laughing Bird Caye National Park

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Snorkel the Belize Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Centre, on a half-day snorkeling trip from Placencia to Laughing Bird Caye National Park. Spot marine wildlife, coral formations, and colorful fishes on two 45-minute snorkel sessions, get some beach time on Laughing Bird Caye, and eat a Belizean lunch by the water. This half-day snorkeling tour includes a lunch, snorkeling gear, and round-trip boat transport from the Placencia Lagoon.
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  • 1 day
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Snorkel and Island Experience at Laughing Bird Caye National Park

Snorkel and Island Experience at Laughing Bird Caye National Park

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Snorkel at one of the very best spots on Belize’s barrier reef, Laughing Bird Caye. At this national park that's part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, swim in a unique environment known as a faro, with an angular atoll surrounding a lagoon. A guide shows you the best coral gardens teeming with reef fish and other marine life, while a Belizean-style picnic lunch keeps you energized for a full day of underwater exploration.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.00
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$110.00
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Private Boat Charter for a Day at Sea

Private Boat Charter for a Day at Sea

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Craft your own adventure at sea on this guided adventure in Belize. After meeting up with your guide in Placencia, enjoy activities like snorkeling with turtles at the Silk Cayes, hunting lobster and conch and barbecuing your catch on the beach, and kicking back on the beach on a resort island.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$165.00
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$165.00
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Best Action Packed Adventure available In Placencia (Zip+Ruins+Cave Tubing)

Best Action Packed Adventure available In Placencia (Zip+Ruins+Cave Tubing)

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We will visit one of the most impressive Mayan Ruins in Belize, Xunantunich! After your guided excursion of Xunantunich Ruins, we head out to Jaguar paw where we gear up before heading out on a total of 8 zip lines. Once completed we head out for a 10-25 minutes hike to the caves for a tube ride that will awaken your sense of excitement. Float through mysterious limestone archways beckoning you into the mouths of centuries-old caves, holding untold stories of Maya rituals.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.00
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$225.00

Mayan Sacrifice Ritual Cave Experience at ATM Cave

Mayan Sacrifice Ritual Cave Experience at ATM Cave

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A visit to the Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave is a must when you’re in Belize. This full-day small-group tour to the Stone Sepulcher Cave, as its known in Mayan, involves caving and swimming through chambers in order to observe various rock formations and ancient Mayan artifacts used in ceremonies. This tour is a great way to learn about Mayan history and spend a day in the great outdoors.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$350.00
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$350.00
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruin and Cave Tubing from Placencia

Xunantunich Mayan Ruin and Cave Tubing from Placencia

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Take a break from beach combing and water sports to explore the ancient ruins and mysterious caves of the Cayo district on this full-day combo tour from Placencia. Visit the remnants of a once-mighty Mayan city at Xunantunich — where you can see all the way to Guatemala from the top of a pyramid — and then float through an underground network of caverns on a cave tubing adventure.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$260.00
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$260.00
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Explore Cockscomb Wildlife Sanctuary Hiking, Jungle, River Tubing, Bird Watching

Explore Cockscomb Wildlife Sanctuary Hiking, Jungle, River Tubing, Bird Watching

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Head out into the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, home to the world's highest concentration of big cats, with this river tubing experience. You'll start with an educational hike to learn about the local plants and animals, followed by a river tubing experience that will take you to a waterfall area that's great for swimming!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$210.00
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$210.00
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Private Seafood Hunter with Beach BBQ

Private Seafood Hunter with Beach BBQ

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Join local fisherman on a lobster hunt for the freshest seafood Belize has to offer. Ride along on a fishing boat to a coal reef, where you’ll snorkel among colorful underwater gardens looking for wild lobsters and conch. Your expert guides will spear the lobsters and cook them up right on the beach for a tasty seafood barbecue you can be proud of.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$188.00
Price varies by group size
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$188.00
Price varies by group size
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Zip Lining & Cave Tubing From Placencia

Zip Lining & Cave Tubing From Placencia

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We venture across the country to Jaguar Paw where upon arrival we gear up out for a total of 8 zip lines, soaring through jungle canopy and over rivers. After about 1.5 hours of thrilling zip lining we sit down enjoy a lunch before spending the afternoon in the cave for a tube ride that will awaken your sense of excitement. Float through mysterious limestone archways beckoning you into the mouths of centuries-old caves, holding untold stories of Maya rituals
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.00
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$185.00

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve

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Embark on a wet and wild jungle adventure amidst the leafy natural playground of Belize’s Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve. Hike through a protected rain forest habitat that’s home to jaguars, other large cats, and exotic birds, rewarding your efforts with a relaxing float down a tropical river in an inner tube. A swim in a hidden waterfall pool caps off this trek through pristine Belizean wilderness.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
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$100.00

Outer/Inner Reef Fishing

Outer/Inner Reef Fishing

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With hundreds of miles of fishing areas, Belize is an angler's paradise. Fish fans are attracted to the waters of Belize because of the varied types of fishing only the Caribbean Sea has to offer. Belize's aquatic ecosystem is rich with a diverse number of fish and excellent fishing grounds.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$769.24
per group
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$769.24
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Actun Tunichil Muknal Tour (ATM Cave)

Actun Tunichil Muknal Tour (ATM Cave)

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One of Belize's most celebrated natural attractions, Actun Tunichil Mukna, or the ATM Cave, is a beautiful cave system that was used by the ancient Mayan people for religious rituals. With this tour, visitors can head deep into the caves, where they can see everything from ancient relics to the bones of people buried here centuries ago.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$239.00
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$239.00

River Tubing & Jungle Infusion (From Placencia)

River Tubing & Jungle Infusion (From Placencia)

This half day tour brings out the “Indiana Jones” in you as you get to experience a unique mix of adrenaline pumping and relaxing activities with breathtaking views while tasting a bit of what Belize has to offer. Your tour starts at the Placencia Municipal Pier in the charming little village of Placencia. Your guide will take you on a scenic drive on the Hummingbird Highway where you'll learn about the little fishing villages along the way and enjoy the pristine Belizean rainforest as we take a short hike to the river.  At the river, we'll jump into our inner tubes and glide down the South Stann Creek River. After tubing, we'll take a moment to enjoy a traditional Belizean snack before taking off to see a nearby plane wreck in the midst of the forest. If time permits, we may even get to see a waterfall en route.  At the end of our fun-filled jungle infusion, we will then make our way back onto the highway towards Placencia where your guide will drop you off at your starting point.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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$115.00

Inner Reef Fishing

Inner Reef Fishing

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With hundreds of miles of fishing areas, Belize is an angler's paradise. Fish fans are attracted to the waters of Belize because of the varied types of fishing only the Caribbean Sea has to offer. Belize's aquatic ecosystem is rich with a diverse number of fish and excellent fishing grounds.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$564.11
per group
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$564.11
per group

Fishing/snorkeling/island Time

Fishing/snorkeling/island Time

Belize's aquatic ecosystem is rich with a diverse number of fish and excellent fishing and snorkeling grounds. We encourage visitors to immerse themselves in Belize’s culture and lifestyle and to embrace the life altering experience that only a Belizean experience can provide!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$769.24
per group
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$769.24
per group

Waterfall Swim Excursion 45 minutes from Placencia

Waterfall Swim Excursion 45 minutes from Placencia

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This family-friendly activity takes you to a remote waterfall where your party can relax and enjoy nature. Ideal for people of all ages, the site is accessible without any hiking whatsoever, so even young children and older people can enjoy the location. Unload what you need and swim, sunbathe, and relax at the site for about two hours before heading back to Placencia.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.00
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$67.00

Barrier Reef Fishing

Barrier Reef Fishing

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Our fishing boat is designed with fishing in mind, at 28ft long it is comfortable and spacious. Troll along the barrier rfeef and hunt for the various different game fish such as Dorados, wahoos, king mackerel, groupers, just to name afew
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$750.00
per group
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$750.00
per group
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Xunantunich Cave Tubing and Zip line triple tour from Placencia

Xunantunich Cave Tubing and Zip line triple tour from Placencia

This combination tour offers several thrilling adventures. Soar above the forest canopy on a series of ziplines and enjoy a scenic hike to two dry caves to view stalagmites and stalactites. You will also visit the Xunantunich archaeological ruins and float along the cool waters of an ancient underground cave system.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$259.75
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$259.75
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Great Blue Hole & Barrier Reef (Placencia Area)

Great Blue Hole & Barrier Reef (Placencia Area)

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Enjoy magnificent aerial views of the Great Blue Hole of Belize on a private helicopter tour. Your 90-120 minute scenic flight departs from Placencia, you'll then wind across views of the spectacular Belize Barrier Reef System as well as the Turneffe Atoll island cluster and other natural wonders of the Caribbean. Followed by hovering above the world's largest ocean sinkhole, which boasts UNESCO World Heritage status.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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$2,133.34
Price varies by group size
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$2,133.34
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Private Island Getaway

Private Island Getaway

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Enjoy the peace and privacy of your own personal tropical hideaway on a day trip from Placencia to a private, family-owned island. Catch a speedboat to the secluded isle, where the day is yours. Snorkel among the surrounding coral reefs, catch some sun on white sandy beaches, and savor a Belizean barbecue prepared by a guide. It's a perfect way to escape the crowds for some true rest and relaxation.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.00
Price varies by group size
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$145.00
Price varies by group size
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Xunantunich and Horseback Riding from Placencia

Xunantunich and Horseback Riding from Placencia

A must-visit, even when on the shortest stays in our beautiful country. Xunantunich is a national treasure that fills its visitors with a sense of time travel. If that isn’t appealing enough, how about saddling up a horse and riding into the shadow of this Mayan temple. You're hit with how green and lush everything is. Some visitors might get to see a group of women doing laundry in the river while their children swim nearby, this is where you will board the hand-cranked ferry that has carried many thousands to and from the calm beauty of this Maya Temple. Here, you’ll dismount your horse and the journey to Xunantunich begins on the other bank of the river.. The temples are nestled in between lush rainforest whose trees may bloom vibrant red, yellow, orange, or pink in season. Bring along a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, along with an open heart to experience simplicity and visiting another world for a few hours.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$200.00
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$200.00
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Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole National Park

Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole National Park

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Take a break from the beaches to see two highlights of Belize’s lush Cayo District, all without renting a car. Stand atop the massive El Castillo temple and and peer into Guatemala at the Xunantunich archaeological site, where a guide shows you highlights of the ruins and reveals secrets of ancient Mayan life. Later, cool off with a swim in the Blue Hole, a natural swimming pool surrounded by tropical forest.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$275.00
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$275.00
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Actun Tunichil Muknal From Placencia

Actun Tunichil Muknal From Placencia

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Actun Tunichil Muknal is known as the ATM Cave is one of Belize most sought after Adventure in our country. The tour is not just an adventure but one of the most interactive Maya history Cave Adventure available.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$275.00
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$275.00
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