Barrier Reef, Rainforest & Mayan Pyramids

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Run by: Veloso Tours

Reference number: coral

From: £3279.00

Highlights

  • Discover the magnificent natural habitats of Belize
  • Stay in luxury lodges and a beautiful tropical island beach resort
  • Visit hidden Mayan sites, canoe the river and spot exotic birds in Cha Cha Creek
  • Explore the rivers, pools, caves and waterfalls of the Mountain Pine Ridge
  • Relax on the tropical white sand beaches of Ambergris Caye
  • Snorkel in the world's second biggest barrier reef
  • Take optional fishing or diving trips and enjoy barbecues on the beach

Miami and Chaa Creek - Days 1 - 5

Day 1 - Departure 

Daily departures, on a daytime flight to Miami where we stay 1 night. 

 

Day 2-5 - Chaa Creek in the Macal River Valley

Fly to Belize, then drive to Chaa Creek, in the Macal River valley, surrounded by lush tropical gardens. Explore the natural history centre or the Mayan medicine trail. Optional excursions include a tour to Tikal in Guatemala as well as the local Mayan sites of Xunantunich, Cahal Pech and El Pilar. There are daily birding walks, canoeing down the Macal River or visits the Vaca Falls or the Rio On pools. 

 

Mountain Pine Ridge - Days 6 - 8

Days 6-8 - Blancaneaux Lodge

Short drive to our Blancaneux Lodge on the beautiful Privassion Creek valley, located within the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, where we will stay for 3 nights. Directly below the cabañas are many granite rock pools and small cascades. Optional tours to the Mayan site of Caracol, Mountain Pine Ridge, local caves, horse riding or exploring the walks downstream from one secluded pool to the next. 

Ambergris Caye - Days 9 - 13

Days 9-12 - Relax on tropical island

Transfer to Belize City where we take a fifteen minutes flight over crystal clear water and patch reef to San Pedro on the small island of Ambergris Caye. 4 nights at Victoria House Resort, located south of the village, close to the magnificent Hol Chan Marine Park. Relax in a hammock under shady palms, snorkel in the rich waters of the barrier reef or take an optional trip to other islands and enjoy a barbecue on the beach. Diving and Fishing Trips can also be arranged at the Hotel. 

 

Day 13 - Departure   

Short flight back to Belize City Airport in time to connect with your overnight flight home, arriving the following day, Day 14. 

What's Included

  • 14 Days / 12 Nights
  • International flights (1 overnight)
  • Internal flights
  • Accommodation as shown on the itinerary
  • Breakfast everyday and meals as described on the itinerary
  • Transfers to and from airports
  • Transport  throughout the itinerary
  • Excursions listed, all with expert, English-speaking guides
  • Prices are per person
  • Prices for Special Events, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Easter on request

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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