Crystal Cave `~ Spelunking and Cave-tubing
very few know this secret crystal cave system as well as we do. This amazing adventure lets you explore the Crystal Cave, and see some relics of ancient maya rituals.
Also you get to do most of the regular cave-tubing program, but enhanced with a visit of the Crystal Chamber. Some Cave-tubing, some Swimming opportunity in Crystal Clear Pools in the Cave, Spelunking, see many awesome Formations.
At the park you are
provided with your life vest, helmet and head lamp, you’ll begin your
short hike, doing 3 river crossings waist deep, to the entrance of one of the caves. Your journey begins as you float into a chamber where
high ceilings and a stalactite lined wall give the feeling of a
As you go through the cavern, you are dwarfed by boulders rising up from the river, inviting you to explore further. Arriving at a Small Waterfall, the guide assist you to cross over to the next chamber, this Crystal encrusted cave has formations that will dazzle you with their beauty as you meander deeper into the cave. crawling 15 feet then standing and walking in wet muddy soil is required to enter the crystal chamber and explore the sacred underworld of the Maya, your guide will reveal hidden pottery dating back to 300-900 AD used by the Maya in ancient sacrificial ceremonies.
A “frozen water fall" column and glittering stone dam are just a few of the amazing formations you’ll encounter in this Gothic chamber. Back in your tube, you’ll make your way to an underground lagoon bordered by a mini waterfall, here the Caves end and its back to sunlight. Switch off the lights and the float continues downstream for another 10 minutes being sun-kissed while viewing the forest and enjoying this enchanting adventure . Enjoy a delicious Belizean lunch of stewed chicken, rice & beans and coleslaw.
Note: Participants must be at least 14 years of age to ages 65. Bring swimsuit or shorts and a t-shirt, a change of clothes, towel and insect repellent.
This tour : Outdoor Activity, don't bring valuables.
Tour Time 5.5 hours.
requires some swimming, walking gravel path, its strongly recommended to wear tennis shoe, as half of the time on this trip you will be swimming, standing and walking in the cave , 2 minutes crawling to view the fantastic unique features on these crystallized formations.