Xunantunich Mayan Ruins Tour in the Cayo District

Experience Xunantunic, meaning “Maiden of the Rock,” up close and discover firsthand how these magnificent ruins have become over of the most important Mayan sites known the world over.

Duration: 7 hours
Cancellation: 1 day. Learn More
  • Follow in the footsteps of explorer Thomas Gann, and view the historical sites that once fell under the rule of the British Monarchy
  • Walk among one of the largest burial areas at the site and learn about the sacred artifacts that are considered to belong to a female of royal lineage who was closely related to the ruler of Caracol
  • Take in the sites nestled along the Mopan River which overlook the border of Melchor de Menchos, Guatemala, and the lush canopy of the highland broadleaf forest ecosystem
  • Marvel in the exposed bands of Frieze that decorate the ruins and display the famous artistry of the era
  • Enjoy trekking, climbing, and the hand-cranked ferry across the Mopan River as parts of the adventure
  • Have the time of your life with a knowledgeable and certified guide
  • Interact with local vendors and bask in the experience of the current culture
  • Finish the tour in a local restaurant and savor the famous cuisine of Belize
What's Included
  • Certified guide
Additional Information
  • Come dressed in comfortable, light-colored clothing
  • Please wear a hat for sun protection, and bring along sunscreen and bug repellent
  • Make sure you bring along any necessary medications you may need for the tour as we will be in semi-remote locations that aren’t close to city centers
  • Please wear closed-toe shoes
  • Given that we will be entering a restaurant, pets are not allowed
  • Parents of children are to know where they are at all times and be cautious when climbing on structures permitted for climbing
  • The guide is the ultimate authority at all times
Cancellation Policy

The booking cancellation must be requested and submitted by the leader of the group as soon as possible.