Mountains, Mayas and Cayes

Mountain Pine Ridge - Caracol tour - Tikal tour - San Pedro (9 days / 8 nts)  From $2487

Sunrise on the beach

Day 1: Arrive in International airport - Mountain Pine Ridge
Today you will be met at the Phillip Goldson International Airport and Five Sisters Lodgetransferred to The Five Sisters Lodge in The Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve. Overnight at Mountain Pine Ridge.

(Included meals : Dinner).

Day 2: Mountain Pine Ridge - Caracol
The tour will be departing the lodge at approximately 8:30 am to take you to the largest archaeological site in Belize, Caracol. We head on to the Rio Frio cave, where stalagmites and stalactites form an eerie backdrop to this ancient Mayan worship place. Leaving the caves, you will then be taken to the Rio On Pools, where you can kick back and relax by natural pools. After a full day of hiking and relaxing, you then return to Five Sisters Lodge.
Overnight at Mountain Pine Ridge area.

(Included meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner).

Day 3: Mountain Pine Ridge - Barton Creek cave
Barton creek caveToday we will be taking you to one of the most breathtaking caves in this area, the Barton Creek cave, and canoe through it to see stalagmites and stalactites as well as skeletal and pottery remains that ancient Mayas left behind. When you are through, on your way back to the lodge, you will stop by the Green Hills Butterfly Ranch, where there are over 25 different species of butterflies including the Blue Morpho. Overnight at Mountain Pine Ridge.

(Included meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner).

Day 4: Mountain Pine Ridge - Skeleton Cave - Big Rock Waterfalls
Ride through the rainforest on horseback, visiting Mayan plazas and ceremonial centers, gathering information of how Mayas got around and how they lived. You will also see skeletal remains of Mayas when visiting the Skeleton Cave. Then take a relaxing dip at Big Rock Water Falls before riding back to the lodge. Overnight at Mountain Pine Ridge.

(Included meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner).

Day 5: Mountain Pine Ridge - Tikal
An early morning start takes you on this full day tour to one of Tikal, GuatemalaGuatemala`s main archaeological site, Tikal. Here, apart from exploring these amazing Mayan ruins, you will encounter many wild life and different species of birds. After a day of discovery, we return to the lodge. Overnight at Mountain Pine Ridge.

(Included meals : Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner).

Day 6: Mountain Pine Ridge - San Pedro
After breakfast you will be transported to the Belize Municipal Airtrip for a local flight to San Pedro, Ambergris Caye. Overnight at San Pedro.  

(Included meals : Breakfast ).

Day 7: San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
Ambergris caye viewFree day for optional activities such as snorkeling, diving. Overnight at San Pedro.
(Included meals : Breakfast ).

Day 8: San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
Free day for optional activities such as diving, beach combing or simply relax. Overnight at San Pedro.
(Included meals: Breakfast ).

Day 9: San Pedro - Fly out from Belize City
Today you will be locally air transferred from San Pedro, Ambergris Caye to the Belize International Airport in time to connect with their departing flight back home!

Hotels Single Double
Gaia River Lodge
Victoria House (San Pedro)
$3,857 $2,487

Valid to 30-Nov-14
Shared service unless indicated otherwise
Prices per person in USD $, subject to change without notice

* All hotel taxes
* Meet and Greet
* Road transfer to Gaia River Lodge
* 5 nights accommodation at Gaia River Lodge in a luxury private cabana
* Guided tours of Caracol; Barton Creek Cave/Butterfly Ranch; Horseback riding/Skeleton cave; Tikal – entrance fees included
* Meals as indicated in itinerary only - Breakfast (B), Lunch (L) & Dinner (D)
* Road transfer from Gaia River Lodge to Belize Municipal Airstrip
* Local air transfer Belize Municipal – San Pedro – Belize International
* 3 nights accommodation at Victoria House in a state room, hotel tax and service charge included

*Optional activities
*Meals not mentioned
*Laundry or any other item of personal nature
*Departure taxes
*International flights

* Lunch & Dinner are not included in Ambergris Caye
* Other guests may be included on a tour.
* Private tours can be arranged for an additional $150.
* All tours in the Cayo District are operated by Gaia River Lodge.