Xunantunich Maya Temple and Big Rock Falls combo

This combination tour consists of a morning tour of Xunantunich Maya Temple which is located 20 minutes driving distance from San Ignacio Town in the Maya Village of San Jose Succotz. To get to the site one must cross the Mopan River by a hand cranked ferry, which then gives us access to the one mile ascent into one of Belize’s most popular sites. Here you will enjoy sightings of pristine jungle surroundings, howler monkeys, spider monkeys, birds and iguanas. After lunch we head to Big Rock Water Falls located in the Mt. Pine Ridge Forest Reserve for swimming and site seeing.

This combo tour begins at 8:30am and concludes around 4:30pm.

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7 to 8 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Transportation
    • Equipment
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Entry/Admission - Xunantunich
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Xunantunich, Belize

    Hotel pickups will begin at 7:30am. Free hotel pickup for hotels located within town limits (5km radius). Additional charges may apply for pickups at hotels that are out of town. Tours leaves San Ignacio Town at 8:30am. 

    This combination tour includes a visit to Xunantunich Maya Temple and a swimming/site seeing at Big Rock Falls. Our knowledgeable and friendly Belizean driver/guide will drive you to the beautiful village of San Jose Succotz. Here you will cross the Mopan River on a hand cranked ferry. 

    Xunantunich boasts Belize’s second largest Maya structures named El Castillo (the castle) standing 130 feet and offering an astonishing panoramic view of the Maya Mountains.

    Here you will find yourself immersed in pristine jungle surroundings, home of howler monkeys, spider monkeys, birds and iguanas. While exploring along with your guide, you will learn about the history of this site and the Maya civilization that once inhabited it.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, 24 km southeast of San Ignacio Western Belize Belize

    A scenic drive into the Mt. Pine Ridge Forest Reserve will lead you through a few Maya Villages, subsistence farms, pine forests, streams, natural cascading rapids. After lunch, there is a a forty-five minute scenic drive to the breathtaking Big Rock Waterfalls in the Mt. Pine Ridge Forest Reserve.

    This combination tour is slow paced, educational, and fun for all ages. 

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Big Rock Falls, Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve Belize

    After lunch, there is a a forty-five minute scenic drive to the breathtaking Big Rock Waterfalls in the Mt. Pine Ridge Forest Reserve.

    This combination tour is slow paced, educational, and fun for all ages. 

    Things to bring along: Cool, Comfortable Clothing, Hiking / Tennis Shoes, Camera, Bug Spray, Sun Block Lotion, Swimwear.

    Inclusive of: Transportation, park fees, equipment, professional guide, purified water, sodas and lunch

    Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Cayo Welcome Center & Tourist Information Center, San Ignacio, Belize
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide complimentary pickup at place of accommodation within a 5km radius. Pickup at places located further away may be pre-arranged at a surcharge or a central meeting location can also be pre-arranged.
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A minimum of 2 (two) people per booking is required
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or the option to do a different tour (surcharges may apply)
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Cayo Inland Expeditions

Activity ID: V-7814P13

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