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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this excursion through Princess Cruises. The tour company was "Exotic". They took us to this most excellent Lamanai Archelogical Preserve. The tour guide was Filepe and he was so good. This site ranks up there with the top sites we have visited. The...More

1  Thank Nancy O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been wanting to visit Lamanai for awhile. This was our third time in Belize and our first trip to Lamanai. We got up early and got the 0630 water taxi to Belize City. Jason(our property mgr. brother, who is a cab driver in...More

1  Thank cammiedog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was like a dream come true. Walking and climbing the between the Mayan pyramids. Breathtaking views across the jungle from the tops. Anyone going to Belize must go to these sites. They are incredible

Thank DtheBamboo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take your time and be sure to see as much of this site as you can. There are tons of ruins and mounds here, but you have to be sure to see the three main temples, the Mask Temple, Jaguar Temple and High Temple. The...More

Thank nsb218
Reviewed August 8, 2018

In August 2018 we decided to take the tour of Lamanai Archaeological Reserve with Astrum Helicopters from Cayo Espanto in San Pedro. We were picked up at 7 am from the helipad. The flight took 35 minutes flying us over swamps and rain forest canopies....More

Thank maiczm
Reviewed July 21, 2018

My wife & I visited and toured the reserve through a tour company that took us there by boat down the river. Walked the reserve and climbed several Mayan Ruins. Fantastic views. Interesting history. Beautiful ruins. Awe inspiring.

Thank Barry F
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our first day in Belize and it was a perfect day trip! Getting to the ruins, you have to go by boat ... which is an activity by itself. Then, you have to go through a few clearings and the ruins...More

Thank Elena t
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I loved this ruin because the drive to it was so interesting through the Mennonite village. Beautiful sprawling farms with horse and buggies. The ruin itself is located amidst the jungle, beautifully maintained paths. Glad I did not go when a tour bus had just...More

1  Thank Shaylene T
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

If you want to immerse yourself in history, definitely go to Lamanai- the longest inhabited Mayan site. I have been to Tulum, Coba, and Chicken Itza- all very cool- but I was awesome by the history of Lamanai. Definitely use Lamanai Belize Tours- a really...More

2  Thank PuddleGirlgoesGlobal
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Great boat ride to get to Lamanai, didn’t have time with our guide to do the entire site but what we saw was great and guide was very informative...

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nicolebd2016
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Response from steve p | Reviewed this property |
We just turned up in a hire car and paid at the office?
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One more option in case you miss getting off at the New River bridge and end up in town: contact Hotel de la Fuente at +501-322-2290. Tours are typically 50-70 USD with lunch. They leave the Hotel around 9AM. Bring mosquito... More
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