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Lamanai Ruins & New River Tour


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Available all year
Min. number
15 travellers
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On this guided tour and boat ride, venture deep into the jungle to discover the ancient metropolis of Lamanai.
  • Bus ride from Pier to Lamanai Outpost

  • Boat and river ride to Lamanai

  • Lamanai site tour

  • Lamanai site tour

Into the Jungle 

Your tour begins with a transfer of around an hour, and along the way, you’ll learn about Belize’s rich cultural and ecological heritage with the help of your knowledgeable guide. 

You’ll then embark on a 26-mile boat trip up the meandering New River deep into the jungle. Listen for the call of howler monkeys and the flutter of tropical birds. As we arrive at the magnificent Lamanai ruins, you’ll enjoy lunch followed by a guided tour.

Practical information

  • Included: Lunch 

  • Remarks/requirements: Please dress according to the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes. Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, water and insect repellent are recommended. Note: climbing the ruins is not allowed during or after rain because of slippery steps. The minimum age for this tour is 4 years old.  

  • Walking or Activity information: Involves physical activity on uneven surface and/or steep terrain. Not suitable for guests with limited mobility. There is approximately 1.5 hours of walking and standing. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No 

  • Language Availability: English

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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