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Full-Day Cave Tubing, Including a Picnic

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Float through an ancient underground cave system and hike through the Belizean rain forest on a cave tubing adventure from San Ignacio. This full-day excursion takes you deeper than shorter tours, with time to experience three different caves once used for mysterious Maya ceremonies. Back in the daylight, free-float through the jungle, swim in a natural pool, and enjoy a homemade picnic with rum punch.
  • Venture deep into the Belizean rain forest on a full-day cave tubing tour
  • Explore an ancient underground cave system with a headlamp and inner tube
  • Learn how the caves were once used for sacred Maya ceremonies
  • Includes snacks, drinks, and a picnic-style lunch
What to Expect
Meet in downtown San Ignacio and enjoy the 1.5-hour drive on the scenic Western Highway to the Caves Branch River trailhead. Don the provided headlamp, helmet, and inflatable inner tube, before a 45-minute hike on a flat trail through the Belizean jungle to the first cave entrance. Float along the river’s gentle currents in and out of winding cave systems, marveling at intricate rock formations with the help of your headlamp. Along the way, learn about the area’s geology and the history of the Maya people, who considered these caves the sacred entrance to the underworld. Break for a snack and a refreshing swim in a natural jungle pool before floating through the third and final cave, home to wild bat colonies. Back in the sunlight, relax on a 20-minute float down the open river to the van. Recharge with a provided picnic lunch, before the return drive to San Ignacio.
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Important Information
Departure Point
19 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • National Park fees
  • Picnic lunch with a drink
  • Rum punch
  • Use of helmet, headlamps, and inner tubes
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available. Request at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
  • Height restriction of minimum of 48 inches
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I researched into many tour company and eventually noted that Maya Walk had the most and best reviews on Trip Advisor while offering the best pricing. We reserved 2 tours over the course of two days. I completed the reservation online and they contacted me immediately with
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The cave tubing tour was so much fun!! Josh, our guide, was enthusiastic, educated and patient with my curious 10 year old son. This tour was the highlight of our Belize trip. I had originally booked the ATM tour but after reading reviews all over the web, decided it might be
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I had almost given up hope of booking a tour for the next day when I stumbled upon MayaWalk. Not only were they able to accommodate a party of one, they were friendly and helpful in preparing me for the excursion. The guide was super and very knowledgeable about ancient Mayan
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We chose MayaWalk as tour operator because of its great reviews and were not disappointed! The booking process was easy, the price comparable to other operators and the guys at the office were super helpful regarding any questions we had about San Ignacio (thanks Raul!). The
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Our guide Chemo was knowledgable, fun, and excited about the trip. You could tell he enjoyed his work. We not only floated into the cave, but he led us into a small walk and swim within it well worth the stop. We learned a little bit about the geology, and plants, and Mayan
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Response from mayawalktours, Manager at Full-Day Cave Tubing, Including a Picnic
Responded 30 Jul 2018
Hi there, Thank you for choosing Mayawalk Tours and going on adventures with our team. We are glad you had alot of fun on your cave tubing tour. Perhaps next time he can take you for some tamales from his mom when she makes them. He certainly enjoys what he does and is always excited to share his knowledge. Cheers and safe travels. Samantha & the mayawalk team
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  • Duration: 7h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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