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San Ignacio
It’s true: parts of Belize are getting touristy. But San Ignacio remains rustic, making it a great base for budget-friendly tropical adventure travel. Canoe on the Macal River, or walk to Mayan ruins at Cahal Pec (just be warned: it's uphill).

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MayaWalk Tours
MayaWalk Tours
Owner description: Mayawalk Tours is an eco-friendly, family owned, local tour operator based in San Ignacio, Cayo, Belize. We have been operating adventure tours since 1997, and we offer over a... more Owner description: Mayawalk Tours is an eco-friendly, family owned, local tour operator based in San Ignacio, Cayo, Belize. We have been operating adventure tours since 1997, and we offer over a dozen adventure tours in Belize, with special emphasis on caving and canoeing tours. Our local guides are more than happy to share their knowledge about the archaeology and history of the sites that you will visit. Whether you are in the mood for a leisurely tour or a more rugged adventure, Mayawalk Tours can help you plan a special trip that you will remember for a lifetime. less
Attraction type: Caverns & Caves; Sightseeing Tours; Taxis & Shuttles; Eco Tours; Archaeology Tours
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Green Iguana Conservation Project
Green Iguana Conservation Project
Owner description: Located at the San Ignacio Resort Hotel, the Project is a continuous effort that aims to conserve and look after the endangered Green Iguana species in Belize. The hatchery uses... more Owner description: Located at the San Ignacio Resort Hotel, the Project is a continuous effort that aims to conserve and look after the endangered Green Iguana species in Belize. The hatchery uses interactive exhibits and programs to help educate and create awareness among international and local visitors. Here, you are given the opportunity mingle with these wonderful reptiles and also, learn the about the incubation, hatching, rearing, and releasing process less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum
This ancient Mayan site features a museum and several dozen surviving structures.
Attraction type: Ancient Ruins
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Belize Shuttle by William
Belize Shuttle by William
Attraction type: Taxis & Shuttles
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Belize Botanic Gardens
Belize Botanic Gardens
Owner description: Belize Botanic Gardens is a great place to spend from a few hours to the whole day! Come and take one of our guided tours through the gardens and discover some of the secrets... more Owner description: Belize Botanic Gardens is a great place to spend from a few hours to the whole day! Come and take one of our guided tours through the gardens and discover some of the secrets within the plants and trees. Do you know what perfumes Chanel No5? or what tree can colour your clothes? come and find the answers. Visit our Orchid house with over 120 orchids species of Belize. less
Attraction type: Gardens
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Guava Limb Cafe
Guava Limb Cafe
Ranked #1 of 82 Restaurants in San Ignacio
Price: $7 - $20
Cuisines: Caribbean, Central American, International
Good for: Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Pop's Restaurant
Pop's Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 82 Restaurants in San Ignacio
Cuisines: Cafe, Diner, Central American
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Ko-Ox Han nah
Ko-Ox Han nah
Ranked #3 of 82 Restaurants in San Ignacio
Price: $4 - $15
Cuisines: Caribbean, Central American
Good for: Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Cenaida's
Cenaida's
Ranked #4 of 82 Restaurants in San Ignacio
Price: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Caribbean, Central American
Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Erva's
Erva's
Ranked #5 of 82 Restaurants in San Ignacio
Cuisines: Caribbean, Central American
Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Parrot Nest Lodge
Parrot Nest Lodge
$32 - $55
Ranked #6 of 32 San Ignacio B&B and Inns

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Lower Dover Field Station & Jungle Lodge
Lower Dover Field Station & Jungle Lodge
$31 - $80
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Midas Belize
2.5 of 5
Midas Belize
$41 - $161
Ranked #8 of 32 San Ignacio B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Black Rock Lodge
2.5 of 5
Black Rock Lodge
$75 - $210
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Black Rock
Rainforest Haven Inn
Rainforest Haven Inn
$63 - $75
Ranked #3 of 32 San Ignacio B&B and Inns
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Rumors Resort
3.0 of 5
Rumors Resort
$76 - $132
Ranked #7 of 14 Hotels in San Ignacio
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Ka'ana Resort
4.0 of 5
Ka'ana Resort
$213 - $361
Ranked #4 of 14 Hotels in San Ignacio
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.