We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Toledo District
Review Highlights
Great time.

We really enjoyed the tour. Our guide Francisco was very knowledgeable and had grown up in the... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Bill H

The guide on site was very helpful with our group of 9 in explaining the artifacts in the one room... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Tallassee, Tennessee
Read all 58 reviews
All photos (104)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“fallen stones”(8 reviews)
“great site”(5 reviews)
“dirt road”(3 reviews)
The largest Mayan ruin in Southern Belize, dated to 700-900 AD, includes carefully cut limestone blocks which needed no mortar to hold them together.
1.5 miles from San Pedro Columbia, Belize
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Toledo District
from $75.00
More Info
from $95.00
More Info
from $100.00
More Info
Reviews (58)
Filter reviews
54 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fallen stones great site dirt road nim li punit mayan sites beautiful spot artifacts ball architecture belize culture
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 54 reviews
Reviewed July 2, 2019

One of my favorite stops in Belize, this was well worth the trip. Nestled into the forest/jungle, you can see countless other potential ruin sites nearby popping out of the ground in the distance. This place definitely makes the mind wander.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sean d
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Great site with enough written history in the small museum and enough property to roam around to satisfy both the history and the active people in our group. There is a stair 'workout' to get to the site's office before you even get to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JudyW887
Reviewed December 27, 2018

bigger then Nim Li Punit, this site is impressive for its architecture. located in the lush forest, don't expect a huge construction, as you may find in Mexico, but still it is very worth it. it is a very pleasant stroll through. We came here...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We really enjoyed the tour. Our guide Francisco was very knowledgeable and had grown up in the area. He was very knowledgeable about the history, culture, and plant life of the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bill H
Reviewed May 28, 2018

The guide on site was very helpful with our group of 9 in explaining the artifacts in the one room museum that is on site.The meaning of Lubaatun is “Place of the Fallen Stones”. There are a lot of fallen stones here.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tdbmdpa
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Visited lubaantun last month and was very pleased. It's a cool site and the in a neat setting. There are not dramatic temples here, but it does have a number of interesting sites (ball courts and open plazas) between the larger structures. There were virtually...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Erik E
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

If you are into history I would recommend this place. My group booked this through Cotton Tree Lodge where we were staying. These ruins were blown up by dynamite so you have to be careful where you step at times.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kat H
Reviewed January 27, 2018

Maybe I’m jaded having seen numerous Mayan ruins but I didn’t find this to be anything special considering the 7 miles of dirt road you have to travel to get here. If you are deciding between Lubantuun and Nim Il Punit go to Nim I’ll...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

I was recently at El Pilar and preferred that ruin still this is worth a visit. I was the first person there at 10am and had the place to myself. Apparently the Crystal Skull was found here so that is a cool story to go...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank DaleL943
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Out of all the ruins you can see in a close proximity to Placencia, lubaantun is the best. However - there are much cooler ruins in Belize to see that are closer to Belize city. I enjoyed the sites but next time I go -...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank erroll200
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Copal Tree Lodge, a Muy'Ono Resort
370 reviews
12.66 miles away
Paradise Resort
272 reviews
42.34 miles away
Captain Jak's Cabanas
139 reviews
42.43 miles away
Miramar Apartments
77 reviews
42.51 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 31 nearby restaurants
Coleman's Cafe
62 reviews
5.14 miles away
Gomier's Vegan Vegetarian And Seafood
231 reviews
16.14 miles away
Finca Ixobel Hotel Ecologico Restaurant
23 reviews
30.73 miles away
The Snack Shack
148 reviews
16.29 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 43 nearby attractions
Junajpu' Chocolate
9 reviews
1.87 miles away
Maya House of Cacao
10 reviews
2.93 miles away
Big Falls Extreme Adventures
71 reviews
5.16 miles away
Agouti Cacao Farm
27 reviews
5.32 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lubaantun staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines