Your local guide will be greet you (7:30am) at your hotel in San Ignacio Town and take you to Xunantunich Maya complex for approximately an hour hike around the epicenter of this magnificent Maya site. At this site you will have the opportunity to climb to the top of El Castillo, a Maya temple130 ft above the plaza floor - the second tallest structure in the country. Relax and enjoy panoramic view of the surrounding area from the top of El Castillo. You will then be taken to Jaguar Paw' where you will enjoy lunch followed by cave tubing through a very interesting cave system.
Your cave tubing will start immediately after lunch and you will be hiking through the river and jungle trails (river stone paths) to the beginning of the actual cave tubing part, where you will get on your tubes and start tubing down the refreshing water of the Caves Branch River System. Be prepared to enjoy a relaxing tubing adventure or a free style, exciting tubing adventure powered by your energetic arms as you are guided by your local guide down through an interesting cave system.
(the hike is 20 - 35 minutes depending on your walking pace)
(a complete change of clothes is a must, as well as wet shoes - no flip flops allowed)
(Lunch is a packed lunch and can accommodate most special dietary needs without any additional cost. Please let us know if you have any special dietary need upon booking.)
TOUR time: approx. 9 hours. tour may be longer depending on local traffic, guests interests, etc.
Price of tour includes: pickup and drop off from your hotel in San Ignacio Town, lunch, water & energy bar, guide for Xunantunich & Cave Tubing, entrance fees, cave tubing equipment.
(NB: pickups and/or drop offs outside the San Ignacio Town area will incur an additional cost and is payable cash on day of tour to the local provider. You will be advised of this cost immediately after booking and confirmation of name of your hotel in San Ignacio Town. If you are staying outside of San Ignacio town you can avoid the additional fee by meeting us at a centrally located spot in San Ignacio Town which needs to be arranged before the date of tour)
Your hotel in San Ignacio Town (Pickups and drop-offs outside of San Ignacio Town incur an additional fee, payable cash on day of tour. You will be informed of your additional fee after booking by local provider: fees vary due to distance from San Ignacio Town. Fee might be lowered or exempted for groups of three or more and as per local provider's discretion.)