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Jul 28, 2018
“One day birdwatching and Maya history”
Jul 8, 2018
“Altun Ha, Zip Lining, Cave Tubing”
The best Belize Tours, Belize Vacation Packages, and Belize Group Expeditions - at the best prices! We GUARANTEE that we can create a vacation experience in Belize unique to your interests while matching your budget. Our itineraries are completely...more
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Belize City, Belize
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Had an 6am start with my wife and our excellent guide Auner. Started with birdwatcing in countryside N from Belize City. A punch of good birds for me and some good photo opportunities as well. Some excellent birding spots indeed (no possibility for Crooked Tree...More

1  Thank MarkkuJ60
KimBelize, Guest Relations Manager at UpClose Belize, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Hi Markku, Thanks once again for choosing UpClose Belize Tours!! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip. We were delighted to have had you as our guest. Auner is very honored that you mentioned his name. Thanks again! Tristin, Jersha &...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018

WONDERFUL full-day trip that will generate lots of laughs and great memories. Book solo or as a group...everyone is a friend by the end of the tour. Altun Ha is amazing....so much history to take in! Zip lining is a blast esp. if it's your...More

1  Thank d5865r
KimBelize, Public Relations Manager at UpClose Belize, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thanks for your great review! That's right - we like helping new friends meet on a great tour! Auner was happy to take care of your group - thanks for remembering him! Tristin @ UpClose Belize

Reviewed July 7, 2018

I had a two day stay in Belize City and tried to get most out of it before traveling to San Pedro. I booked the trip at the hotel tour desk. They were very flexible to accommodate my sight seeing requests. It was an all...More

2  Thank Yathi Y
KimBelize, Guest Relations Manager at UpClose Belize, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Hi Yathi, it was our pleasure to serve you! Auner was especially glad to know that you remembered him by name. Thank you for a great review - and we surely look forward to meeting your friends! Tristin @ UpClose Belize

Reviewed August 6, 2017

I booked a tour to Altun Ha and the Zoo while on Caye Caulker; both the lady and the guy at the office were quite friendly and efficient. The tour went pretty well. Kingsley sure is the best tour guide, very knowledgeable and funny! He...More

3  Thank BryanS2823
KimBelize, Owner at UpClose Belize, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Hi Bryan, Thank you for sharing your review! Kingsley was delighted that you mentioned him by name! We enjoyed having you as our guest and happy to hear that the airport transfer came in handy!! Have a great day and we are looking forward to...More

Reviewed July 23, 2017

I came to Belize on a cruise, and wanted to make the most out of my day. I had been to the zoo before, and because it was so awesome, I wanted to go back. But I also wanted to see something new, and was...More

2  Thank Liz94086
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Most importantly, Upclose Belize is fully functional despite a domain hack of some sort that has their website offline in early 2017. I confess to being quite anxious on behalf of our tour of 16 people, but Kimberlee kept in touch, and our guides were...More

2  Thank RL-NorthTustin
Reviewed May 13, 2016

We boofked this tours before our cruise and Kim was lovely and quick on the answer and communication. Arrived on site we met our AMAZING guide BRACILIA!! Wow she made our day! She is so passionate, and very knowledgeble ! We visite the Altun Ha...More

Thank Cassie1209
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Ok....so we've done several cruise trips in belize, but we've always left the mainland behind in favor of the cays. Those were enjoyable experiences, but THIS....this was something altogether different. Kayaking the Caves with UpClose Belize is quite probably the single best shore excursion we've...More

3  Thank Calypso-Pictures
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Had a great time with Charlie and Elle traveling the Belizean zip lines and then cave tubing. Love working with these guys because they are flexible and do things at your pace all while sharing fun facts about the locale. They took care of lunch...More

Thank kyle829
Reviewed March 22, 2016

We booked the private cave kayaking tour with up close Belize, and had an absolutely fantastic time. When booking, I am really looking for an authentic experience. Not something that feels manufactured for the sake of making money from tourists, or overly crowded, etc. This...More

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February 25, 2017|
Response from KimBelize | Property representative |
Hi! Thanks for your message. I apologize about the website - changed technicians midstream and now having a nightmare! It's almost ready! In the meantime please email me on upclosebelize at gmail and I would be happy to... More
January 26, 2017|
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Response from KimBelize | Property representative |
Hi - am awfully sorry. I didn't address this email/website issue and only now just catching up! I hope you had a great time in Belize!