Xunantunich Maya Temple Shore Excursion
This "Maiden of the Rock" is a Classic period (300-900 AD) ceremonial center. Get a close look at the restored portions of unique stucco friezes. Climb 130ft up the steep stairs to the top of "El Castillo" if you dare! This vantage point provides a breathtaking, 360 degree, panoramic view over the jungle canopy of the River Valleys, as well as a vast area of the Guatemalan Peten District.
Xunantunich Maya Temple Shore Excursion: US$75 per person
Your Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion package includes:
o Pick up/ Drop off at the Terminal entrance
o Clean and comfortable, air-conditioned van
o Professional tour equipment (kayak, headlamp, life vest, helmet)
o Licensed, highly trained, experienced, knowledgeable local guide
o Park entrance fee
o Purified water & soda
o Traditional Belizean lunch
o Complimentary Belize City Highlights Tour (time permitting)
o Climb to the top of the Maya temples!
Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion Location: San Jose Succotz, Cayo District
Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion Tour Length:
Total Tour Time: Approximately 4-5 hours
Traveling Time: Approximately Two hours travel time to site
Recommended Wear for Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion:
o Sneakers with socks. No flip-flops!
o Shorts and T-Shirt
o Cap and/or Sunshades
What to expect on your Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion:
Start with a short river ferry crossing. You will need to exit the vehicle for the crossing. Re-board your vehicle for the drive up the mountain to the site. Your guide shares his vast knowledge of the Mayas and their occupation of Xunantunich. Climb the steep and breathtaking “El Castillo” temple for great views of the surrounding area. Facilities include restroom and gift shop.
Belize Xunantunich Shore Excursion Confirmation:
With your confirmation payment, you will receive a Tour Voucher. Print and bring along this voucher with you to present to the driver at pickup.
Shore Excursion Timelines & Back to Ship Guarantee:
o We understand ship deadlines & we have never missed a ship, not once.
o We understand the challenges in getting off the ship - our guides remain at the designated meeting point until you arrive.
o All our Belize Shore Excursions are designed to be at a relaxed and enjoyable pace - from single tours to our triple combo tours.
o We were the first to offer our guests, in the event we should we ever miss returning our guests to the ship on time, transportation to the next port of call for your ship (up to US$1500 per person, 4 persons).
Shore Excursion Guest Satisfaction Guarantee:
We have 3 generations of experience in the hospitality industry - at the highest levels of hotel management, tourism organizations, and tourism initiatives in Belize. We know our country and we excel at customer service. Our guides are carefully selected and individually trained in delivering outstanding customer service. They bring a true passion for sharing Belize with you. And, we stand behind our commitment to our guest satisfaction guarantee.
Cancellation Notes / 100% Refund on Deposit if:
o You cancel at least 24 hours in advance via email or phone
o Your ship does not port in Belize for whatever reason or ports after noon
o We cancel your tour due to weather or other conditions