Some helpful tips to planning your day trip to Caracol, including information about that scary-sounding military escort.
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A vast expanse of boulders and small waterfalls that form pools in which to wade and frolic. But there’s no coverage from the sun, so bring your sunscreen!
A small but peaceful cave worth visiting if you’re anywhere near San Ignacio.
A small but fun waterfall that’s great for a swim or just a rest on the rocks.
On our way out of San Ignacio, we visited Rio Frio Cave, Rio-On Pools, and Big Rock Waterfall. We also learned that Google Maps is not so reliable in the backwoods of Belize.
A must-see beautiful Mayan site hidden away in the Guatemalan jungle. Come for the ruins, stay for the beautiful surrounding forest.
Day 3 in Belize included a full day tour to Guatemala’s awesome Tikal Mayan ruins, then saw us back in San Ignacio for a mediocre dinner but great company and conversation.
A great launching point to visit nearby Mayan sites and to get lost in the beautiful nature of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve. The town of San Ignacio also offers opportunities for souvenir shopping and a growing number of restaurants.
San Pedro is synonymous with Belize’s largest caye – Ambergris. Take a quick tour of this quickly growing coastal town that is one of Belize’s biggest destinations for both tourists and expats alike.
A small archaeological site with forest charm. Take an hour out of your day to visit this little peaceful haven and get lost amidst the nooks and crannies of its ancient structures.