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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I took this tour though Carnival Cruise Lines with a price-match guarantee of Belizecruiseexcursions.com. It was as wonderful as the description said it would be. We started in Belize City by bus from the port. We toured through Belize City with our guides Adolfo and...More

1  Thank Wenda L
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

I visited this site with my father. When it rains the stones and grassy areas get slick so please wear good footwear and take your time. We did not use a tour and I feel that if you spend time in the museum, you learn...More

1  Thank Maya-302
Reviewed September 2, 2018

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 August 27, 2018

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

2  Thank cammiedog
Reviewed August 20, 2018

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

1  Thank DtheBamboo
Reviewed August 16, 2018

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

1  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

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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.

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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

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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

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January 15, 2018|
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Response from ChrisP1354 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You specifically ask about tours other than those from cruises; there are many other organized tours that aren't affiliated with a cruise line that you could book yourself. Access to Lamanai is either by boat (a very... More
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Response from FSYMP | Reviewed this property |
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