"Stone Lady", this Classic Period Maya site sits impressively on a mountain top in Western Belize, offering vistas of nearby San Ignacio Town, Maya villages in Belize and Guatemala. This site visit offers the guest a opportunity to see the excavated residential area, Stella house, temples, ball-court and the towering "El Castillo" palace, adorned with a stucco frieze on the East and West side featuring images of the astronomical deities.
the drive from Belize City to San Ignacio is scenic, passing through country side lands, farm lands, San Ignacio town and Santa Elena Town, several rivers and streams, Ferry crossing and uphill drive to the base of the Stone Lady.
includes park fees, round-trip transportation, guided tour
Xunantunich Tour time 5 hours
Xunantunich + Cavetubing Tour Time 7 hours
Xunantunich + Cavetubing + Zipline Tour Time 8 hours
Xunantunich + Cahal Pech Tour Time 6 hours
The Royal Palaces at Cahal Pech
the site of Cahal Pech sits atop of a hill near the center of San Ignacio Town, this preclassic site offers a unique look back at the lifestyle of this community through the artifacts found here and that are on display at the Cahal Pech visitors center, the mosaic jade mask, skeleton remains, clay vessels, incense burners are among many displays, a very short walk 100 feet away is the main square surrounded by temples, and whilst passing near them you then enter the small little plaza that lies at the base of the high temple, and expertly guided you enter the residential area, visited by Queen Elizabeth II, descend the staircases, note in the indoor pool, drainage systems, high corbel arches and the large beds, a flash back , to the lifestyle of the Royal Family that once ruled this land.
tour time 5 hours
includes round trip transportation, visitor museum , park fees, guided tour
Royal Tour of Xunantunich and Cahal Pech
Why choose one or the other, when you can tour both, see the Astronomical Frieze on El Castillo, and See the inner chambers at Cahal Pech. These two ancient Maya Cities were recently visited by Royals, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Harry, you too can tour like the Royals, we do this tour regularly for guest arriving on cruise-lines and staying in Belize Hotels.
all our tours are expertly guided, using modern transportation, and always return on time. have NO FEAR we do this all the time and guarantee you will have a good time. see our Facebook for updates and Trip Advisor guest comments and note why we are the best
includes both site park fees , museum visit, round trip transportation 6.5 hours