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Private Belize Excursion

Altun Ha Ruin and City Tour

 An hours drive from Belize City on the Old Northern Highway, takes you 31 miles north of Belize City to Altun Ha, which is one of Belize’s most well known Mayan sites. This archeological site once served as a coastal trading center that features 2 main plazas with 13 structures surrounding them. Jewelry pieces at the site, much of which was found in the temple of the “Green Tomb”. Also found was a solid jade head weighing almost 10 pounds and stands 6 inches in height. 

        This treasure, is the largest jade carving found at any Mayan site and was discovered in the temple of the “Sun God”, which is  the tallest building, standing over 54 feet from the plaza floor.
                               
                                     Belize City
On this fully guided tour around historic Belize City you will see many places of interest, including the ancient swing bridge over the Haulover Creek, which is swung open by manpower.
You'll also visit the oldest Anglican cathedral in Central America, St. John's Cathedral, built from bricks used as ballast in sailing ships of old. Directly across the street you will visit Government House, once home to the colonial Governors and now a museum



Pick up can be from:

  • Hotel in Belize, 
  • Water taxi,
  • airport,
  • Cruise ship dock