Xunantunich Mayan Ruin and Cave Tubing from Hopkins


Your fun filled journey will start from your Hopkins accomodation where our guides will meet you before heading off to Xunantunich. Xunantunich is a national treasure that fills its visitors with a sense of time travel. It sits close to Belize’s western border and is a must-visit. Local souvenirs, hammocks, and blankets are available from the many vendors waiting alongside the river at the entrance to the hand-cranked ferry that has carried many thousands to and from the calm beauty of this Maya Temple.Xunantunich offers many opportunities for amazing selfies and group photos. The panoramic views of the Cayo District and nearby Guatemala from atop ‘El Castillo’ are stupendous! Come with an open heart to experience simplicity and visiting another world for a few hours before heading off to your Jaguar Paw cave tubing experience.Once at the outpost, you will meet your tour guides who will issue inflatable tubes, headlamps and life vests.

Tour info

8 hours
Group Size
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Meeting Point
Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

You will visit the Mayan center of Xunantunich which sits on an impressive hilltop just near the border of Belize and Guatemala. Xunantunich was a major ceremonial center during the classic period.

What’s included?

  • Professional guide

  • Local guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Round-trip shared transfer

  • Bottled water

  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

  • Gratuities

  • Lunch

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Caves Branch Outpost

About operator:

I brought my family of 13 to Caves Branch for a day of cave tubing. Everyone from the 8yo to the 68yo had a great time! Lot's of good jokes and info shared. And really glad we didn't go on a cruise ship day so we have the caves pretty much to ourselves. Very fun will be back!

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