12 hours (Approx.)
Offered in: English
Take a break from the beaches to see two highlights of Belize’s lush Cayo District, all without renting a car. Stand atop the massive El Castillo temple and and peer into Guatemala at the Xunantunich archaeological site, where a guide shows you highlights of the ruins and reveals secrets of ancient Mayan life. Later, cool off with a swim in the Blue Hole, a natural swimming pool surrounded by tropical forest.
- See the best of the Cayo without booking a hotel on a day trip from Placencia
- Cross a river on a vintage ferry to reach the hilltop Xunantunich site
- Learn about the ancient Maya at some of Belize's most impressive ruins
- Swim in the jungle at Blue Hole National Park
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Pick Up and Drop Off in Placencia Village.
Pick Up and Drop Off Outside of Placencia Village (can arrange)
Departure & Return
2287 Placencia Peninsula Road, Placencia 00000, Placencia, Belize
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult.
- Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking.
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Splash Dive Center Limited (but shown as Splash Dive Shop on Trip Advisor)
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole Private Tour?
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
What is the policy on sanitization during Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole Private Tour?
The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole Private Tour?
The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Explore Xunantunich Maya Ruin & Take a Dip at St Herman Blue Hole Private Tour?
The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
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