Belize Tours | Cayo Tours - Mayan Ruins

Cayo is the heart of Belize and home to the best Belize tours you will experience!  This section focuses on mayan ruins in the Cayo area. Cayo covers a large area including Belmopan, Hummingbird Highway, Mountain Pine Ridge and San Ignacio.  Dont forget to view our Belize Vacation and Belize Expedition all inclusive and semi inclusive vacation packages including the best of Cayo tours.

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Caracol Maya Ruins

Belize Tours - Altun Ha by sermargo• Location: Mountain Pine Ridge, Cayo 
• Level: Easy - Moderate (some walking & stair climbing)
Caracol dates from the Classic Period and offers the visitor three plaza groups surronding a central acropolis, two ball courts, and several smaller structures.  The highest temple in Belize, the impressive  Caana temple at Caracol stands over 140feet from the jungle floor.  A swim stop at Rio On Pools makes for a refreshing day! 

 

Xunantunich Ruins & River Tube / Kayak

Belize Tours - Xunantunich Ruins • Location: Succotz Village, Western Highway
• Level: Easy - Moderate (some walking & stair climbing)
The "Maiden of the Rock" is a Classic period ceremonial center, with large plazas ringed with pyramids. The center is composed of six major plazas highlighting the steep but short, 130ft climb to the top of "El Castillo", the main temple at Xunantunich ruins. Add a refreshing river tube or river kayak on the Belize Mopan RIver to Clarrissa Falls - Or Paslow Falls, A combination with Chaa Creek's medicinal trail is also an option with Xunantunich Ruins tour.

Tikal Temple 

Tikal Temple• Location: Guatemala 
• Level: Easy - Moderate (walking and climbing)
With over 3000 structures including many extensive temples Tikal mayan tours to this National Monument and Cultural World Heritage Site is an extraordinary tour from Ambergris Caye (overnight required).  Hidden by dense jungle until the 19th century, Tikal temple reprincipals one of the most breathtaking archaeological mayan tour to experience. 

 

Lamanai Belize Mayan Temples

Belize Tours - San Pedro - Belize LamanaiLocation: Orange Walk District * Reccomended only for groups of at least 4 persons whose Belize vacation is solely within the Cayo area.
Level: Easy - Moderate (walking and climbing)
Lamanai's setting in the New River Lagoon, with only jungle for miles around, gives it a special quality. Enjoy a scenic boat ride down the New River with your knowledgeable guide. This site features the second largest Pre-Classic structure in the Maya world and the view across the surrounding forest from atop the temple is magnificent.

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