Welcome to River Rat Expeditions Adventure Packages. We have customized a few packages which offer the best of Western Belize. Some of these expeditions will involve off-road terrain which may not be suited to everyone. Please let us know if you have any physical limitations which may prevent you from partaking in some of these trips so we can make other accommodations for you.
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Discover The Maya
Day #1: Ancient City of Caracol – Depart to the ancient city of Caracol in the Chiquibul rainforest, a 2hrs drive through local communities, the mountain pine ridge (MPR) and into the Chiquibul reserve for a grand tour of the ancient city. Your return stops at the pools of the MPR for swimming.
Day #2: ATM – Actun Tunichil Muknal – Depart to ATM for some adventure caving, and an “adventure” of a life time exploring the incredible geological features of this cave and later the rich archeological content of the cave. No cameras are allowed beyond the parking lot to the cave site.
Day #3: Ancient City of Tikal – Depart to Tikal Guatemala, an early morning transfer to the border to meet our vehicle for a 2hr drive to the park and then a 4hr tour of the city. Passports needed.
Package #2: Middle World (3 days Ruins, Wildlife, Caves) combines one of the most powerful ancient Maya cities Tikal Guatemala, the renowned cave sites of ATM and Rainforest Pontoon River Boat Safari.
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Day #0: Arrival day to Belize; p/u by River Rat representative and transfer to San Ignacio (Hotel Unknown). Your journey is a 1- 3/4hrs drive west into the foothills of the Maya Mountains in western Belize.
Day #1: Depart to ATM (Actun Tunichil Muknal) for some adventure caving. Enjoy an “adventure of a lifetime” exploring the incredible geological features of this cave and later the rich archeological content of the site.
Day #2: Rainforest Pontoon River Boat Safari NEW! Sit back and relax, take it all in, the Maya Mountains, The rainforest, the wildlife and the great views. Sun screen, cameras and a peaceful adventure is ideal for the day.
Day #3: Depart to Tikal Guatemala – An early morning transfer to the border to meet our vehicle for a 2 hrs drive to the park and then a 4 hr tour of the city. Passports needed.
#Package 3: Multi-Sport: 4 days of rugged exploration in a relaxed, Adventurous and invigorating environment-ATM, Jungle Splash, Chechem Ha & Xunantunich, Cave tubing. Combines a series of expeditions fit for all levels. These tours include hiking, climbing, getting muddy, swimming, natural history, archeology, and good times.
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Day #1: Depart to ATM – Hiking, swimming, climbing (Actun Tunichil Muknal) for some adventure caving. Enjoy an “adventure” of a lifetime exploring the incredible geological features of this cave and later the rich archeological content of the ATM.
Day #2: Jungle Splash – Mild hiking, lots of swimming, good photography. NEW! Sit back and relax, take it all in, the Maya Mountains, The rainforest, the wildlife and the great views. Sunscreen, cameras and a sense of peace is the adventure idea of the day.
Day #3: Chechem Ha Cave – Hiking, climbing, swimming: It is set high above the Macal River Valley. Its archeological finds like no other makes this cave tour an incredible beginning to understanding early rituals in caves. Discovered by William and his dogs in 1989, the cave displays artifacts over 2000 years.
Day #4: Cave Tubing – Easy hiking and swimming. Grab sunscreen, camera, bathing suits and let’s go cave tubing. Sit back relax take photos and drift along.