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Day Tour: Xunantunich, Horseback Riding and Chocolate Making
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Horseback Ride to Xunantunich Maya Ruins Including Traditional Lunch
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruin and Cave Tubing from San Ignacio
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disclaimer: I give this historical site a perfect grade for a reason as it has everything I am looking for in an archaeological tour. This may not apply to everyone else, however. Keep in mind the following: it can be very hot at this site...More

1  Thank tobywallace7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked our tour through Carnival. Approximately a two hour bus ride with a guide informing you along the way. Be prepared for a lot of walking and climbing, if you want to climb to the top. It is definitely worth the climb the views are...More

Thank ldj327
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to take a little risk and go to the ruins without booking a tour. We had rented a car and drove to the ruins one day in hopes that the tour guides would be available. The resort that we stayed at offered a...More

1  Thank Teeth2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We preferred to have a guide for this trip as there is so much they can tell you and you can forget the whole audio guide thing - this is a partially excavated site still in the process of being uncovered and totally non-touristy! We...More

Thank Jay517
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Transportation We chose this excursion from our Carnival Cruise. We knew it was a 7 hour excursion but didn't realize that over half that was driving to get to the ruins. We all boarded a bus early in the morning for our 2 hr bus...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really cool site! It is truly beautiful and easy to get to. I would highly suggest doing this one without a tour guide and without the tour transportation.I mention the ease of transportation because it is part of why my rating is...More

1  Thank Rusty L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful nature hike! We saw howler monkeys on the way to the site! Xunantunich is beautiful with spectacular views!

Thank BelleEscape
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

A breath taking tour of a Mayan Ruin. Definitely get a tour guide to take you around. Start by taking a ferry ride across the Mopan River and drive up to the site. The area is indescribable with history and beauty. The main site is...More

Thank David F
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Toured these ruins with the Ian Anderson's Cave's Branch tour and the whole crew loved it--even the four year olds! This is a great place to climb ruins, learn the history and really see, up close how this culture lived. Since you can climb all...More

Thank coley5454
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We truly enjoyed Xunantunich, it was a smaller site than others we have visited however the main temple provided great scenic views. The park where the temple is located is clean and free from vendors trying to sell goods. The ferry across the river was...More

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September 5, 2017|
Response from Lai C |
We took a 3 hour drive from placencia. It was a very scenic route.
July 13, 2017|
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Response from CoastGuardSteve | Reviewed this property |
I used a guide from our lodge. It was about $60 per person