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Highlights von Belize & Guatemala

  • Entdecke die Ruinen der antiken Maya-Stadt Tikal
  • 3-tägige Kanu-Exkursion in die Tiefen des Dschungels
  • Schnorcheln in der exotischen Unterwasserwelt des Belize Barrier Reef
  • Entspannung auf der idyllischen Koralleninsel Caye Caulker
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15 Tage Belize · Guatemala

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Folge den Spuren der Maya-Krieger und entdecke verlorene Städte verborgen im Inneren des Dschungels. Dieses Abenteuer bietet eine faszinierende Mischung aus Ruinen, Stränden, Wildlife und den reichen Kulturen von Belize und Guatemala. Erlebe auf dieser abwechslungsreichen Reise durch Belize und Guatemala einen wunderbaren Mix aus Aktivitäten und Entspannung: Erforsche die beeindruckenden Ruinen von Tikal, bevor du dich drei Tage per Kanu in die Tiefen des Dschungels vorwagst. Schnorchle im kristallklaren, türkisblauen Wasser des Belize Barriere Riffes, mache einen Abstecher auf die malerische Koralleninsel Caye Caulker und genieße den entspannten Lebensstil von Belize, während du an einem exzellenten Rum-Cocktail nippst...

1. Tag: Belize City
Ankunft zu jeder Zeit möglich.

2. Tag: Belize City - Flores
Überquere die Grenze nach Guatemala. Dann geht es weiter nach Flores

3. Tag: Flores
Genieße eine geführte Besichtigung der archäologischen Stätte Tikal. Rückkehr nach Flores. Entspannter Tag, an dem du optional im Petén-Itzá-See schwimmen oder ein Boot mieten kannst.

4. Tag: Flores
Ganzer Tag zur freien Verfügung, um Flores und Umgebung zu erkunden.

5. Tag: Flores - San Ignacio
Rückreise nach Belize. Du kannst die Mayaruinen von Xunantunich oder die Mayahöhle Tunichil Muknal besuchen.

6. Tag: San Ignacio
Genieße einen Tag zur freien Verfügung, um die heilige Maya-Höhle Actun Tunichil Muknal (auch bekannt als Kristallhöhle) zu besuchen. Du kannst dir auch Barton Creek Cave, Mountain Pine Ridge und Caracol oder die wenig besuchten Maya-Ruinen von Xunantunich ansehen.

7. Tag: San Ignacio
Genieße einen Allradausflug zu den Sanddünen. Lass dir zu Mittag ein Picknick in der Wüste schmecken.

8. Tag: San Ignacio
Genieße einen 3-tägigen geführten Kanutrip am Old Belize River. Begib dich tagsüber auf die Suche nach wilden Tieren und verbringe die Nächte in Zelten entlang des Flussufers.

9. Tag: San Ignacio
Rückfahrt in die Stadt nach Kanutour. Zeit in San Ignacio zur freien Verfügung.

10. Tag: San Ignacio - Hopkins
Reise nach Hopkins und besuche einen Teil von Belize, in dem es noch nicht vor Touristen wimmelt.

11. Tag: Hopkins
Du kannst im nahe gelegenen Tabacco Caye schnorcheln einen Garifuna Trommelkurs absolvieren oder die Gegend mit dem Rad erkunden.

12. Tag: Hopkins - Caye Caulker
Reisetag zur wunderschönen Insel Caye Caulker. Erkunde später Caye Caulker mit dem Fahrrad auf der von G Adventures unterstützten „Bike with Purpose“-Tour.

13. Tag: Caye Caulker
Ganztägiger Schnorchelausflug zum Hol Chan Marine Reservat und zu zwei anderen Tauchplätzen am Belize Barrier Reef.

14. Tag: Caye Caulker
Nutze die Zeit zur freien Verfügung, um einen Ausflug zu den Seekühen zu machen, im Blue Hole Nationalpark zu tauchen, einen Rundflug über Blue Hole und Korallenriff zu machen, ein Fahrrad auszuleihen oder einfach à la Belize zu chillen.

15. Tag: Caye Caulker
Abreise zu jeder Zeit möglich.

Leistungen enthalten

  • Belize & Guatemala Rundreise gemäß Programm
  • Transport, Unterkunft und Mahlzeiten wie angegeben
  • Ausflüge, Aktivitäten und Besichtigungen wie beschrieben:
    • Fahrradausflug in Caye Caulker
    • Führung durch die Ruinen der Mayastätte Tikal
    • 3-tägige Kanutour in den Dschungel
    • ganztägiger Schnorchelausflug zum Hol-Chan-Meeresreservat zum Belize Barrier Reef
    • Aufenthalt auf Caye Caulker

Leistungen nicht enthalten

  • Internationale Flüge (gerne über uns buchbar)
  • nicht genannte Mahlzeiten und Getränke
  • optionale Ausflüge und Aktivitäten
  • Trinkgelder, persönliche Ausgaben
  • Visumgebühren
  • Reiseversicherungen

Unterbringung

12x Hotel / Bungalow
2x Camping

Die Unterbringung erfolgt in Zweibettzimmern. Alleinreisende werden, sofern möglich, mit Mitreisenden gleichen Geschlechts untergebracht. Gegen Aufpreis ist auch die Unterbringung im Einzelzimmer möglich (außer in den Nächten 6-7, 9-10 und 11-14 möglich).
Einzelzimmer-Zuschlag: 79 EUR

Verpflegung

3x Frühstück
3x Mittagessen
2x Abendessen

Plane zusätzlich USD350-450 für nicht enthaltene Mahlzeiten ein.

Tourbegleitung

Englischsprachiger Reiseleiter, lokale Tourguides.

Transportarten

Öffentliche / gemietete Busse, Minibus, Boot, Zu Fuß, Kanu

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Day 1: Belize City
Arrive at any time. There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting.

The adventure begins tonight with our Welcome Meeting. Feel free to explore, but make sure you're back in time to meet the group. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour.

Accommodation: Coningsby Inn (or similar)

Day 2: Belize City - Flores
Cross the border into Guatemala and continue on to Flores. Notice the difference in culture, with the heavy Mayan influence and Spanish language.

Enter Guatemala at the northeast jungle Petén region. The descendants of the Maya of Chichén Itzá migrated to the Petén area several centuries after the collapse of the great Mayan cities in the Yucatán.

Accommodation: Hotel Petén (or similar)

Day 3: Flores
Enjoy a guided tour of the Tikal archaeological site. Return to Flores and opt to swim in Lake Petén Itzá or hire a boat for a relaxing day.

Included activities:
- Tikal Ruins Guided Tour
Put on your walking shoes and prepare for a tiring but memorable day walking through history at the impressive site of Tikal. The Mayan site is set in the heart of the jungle, in Tikal National Park, now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Along with our bilingual guide, see some of the temples, plazas, carved stone monuments and public squares, more than 3,000 buildings in all, dating from as far back as 600 BC. Climb to the top of Temple IV, catch your breath, take photos, and then sit and contemplate the magnificence of the site and the tropical rainforest beyond. Look for monkeys, anteaters, armadillos, and deer, as well as macaws and eagles, snakes, and spiders.

Optional Activities:
- Lake Petén Itzá Boat Tour
(10-20USD per person)
Enjoy a calm boat ride around Lake Petén Itzá. Stop for a swim and climb to the lookout that sits above the small archaeological site of Tayasal.

- Swimming
Grab your bathing suit and go for a refreshing swim.

Accommodation: Hotel Petén (or similar)

Day 4: Flores
Enjoy a full free day to explore Flores and surrounds.

Accommodation: Hotel Petén (or similar)

Day 5: Flores - San Ignacio
Return to Belize and the town of San Ignacio, situated on the banks of the Macal River. Opt to visit the Mayan ruins of Xunantunich.

Optional Activities:
- Horseback Riding
(30USD per person)
Choose from one of the 45 horses at Hannah's Stables and ride over farm trails and forested paths, all the way along the river to the Mayan site of Xunantunich. Enjoy a short guided tour of the site before taking a different trail back to the stables. Watch for native birds, including toucans and parrots, listen for howler monkeys, admire orchids and fruit trees and breathe in the fresh air of the Belize countryside.

- Xunantunich Visit
(5USD per person)
Hike to the top of this impressive 9th-century Maya centre, set high on a natural limestone ridge, and admire the view of the Mopan River, Cayo District and neighbouring Guatemalan countryside. The tallest temple, El Castillo, is partially excavated and explored and there’s a unique stucco frieze on the east side of the structure. Discover why Xunantunich is Belize’s most visited site with intricately carved stellae, 25 temples, and well-preserved palaces.

Accommodation: Midas Resort (or similar)

Day 6: San Ignacio
Enjoy a free day to visit sacred Mayan caves of Actun Tunichil Muknal or Crystal Cave. Opt to check out Barton Creek Cave, Mountain Pine Ridge, and Caracol, or check out the seldom-visited Mayan ruins of Xunantunich.

Optional Activities:
- Barton Creek Cave Canoeing
(50-75USD per person)
Strap on a headlamp, step in the canoe and paddle along an ancient Mayan waterway inside the Barton Creek Cave. Bring your camera to take memorable photos of cathedral rock chambers, stalactites and stalagmites. Upon return, opt to swim at Big Rock Falls.

- Cave Tubing
(75USD per person)
Hike through the lush subtropical forest to the entrances of remarkable limestone caves within the mountains. Jump into crystal blue waters, tube down stream, enjoy a cool swim in refreshing therapeutic cave waters in a natural pool formed between two cave entrances, float through some rapids, view sparkling cave formations and learn of cave geology and Maya history during the tour.

- Caracol Ruins Tour
(95USD per person)
Set within the Chiquibul Forest Reserve, prepare to be wowed by Caracol. It’s the largest known Maya site in Belize and was once home to an estimated 180,000 people. The site was discovered in the 1920's by a logger looking for mahogany. One of its pyramids, Canaa or “Sky Place”, built in 800 AD and standing 43m (143 ft), continues to be the tallest man-made structure in the country. Bring your walking shoes, water and a sunhat because there’s lots to see here. Tombs, temples, altars, carved stelae and other stone monuments – it’s well worth the effort and easy to be impressed.

- Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave Visit
(90USD per person)
The Actun Tunichil Muknal cave has only been open to the public since 1998. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to see up to 1400 artifacts, including pottery, tools and vessels used by the Maya for a thousand years. Hike 45 minutes to the cave entrance, wade/swim through deep pools, past calcite formations, to explore this damp, dark place of ritual and sacrifice. With a helmet and headlamp, see the skeleton of the “Crystal Maiden,” a young girl whose bones have calcified over the past 1,100 years, making them appear to sparkle.

Accommodation: Midas Resort (or similar)

Day 7-8: San Ignacio
Enjoy a 3-day guided canoe trip on the Old Belize River. Spend days spotting wildlife and nights sleeping in tents along the river banks.

Previous canoe experience is not required. Local expert guides know the rivers well and are happy to share their knowledge of the flora, fauna, and history of the area.

Included activities:
- 2-Night Belize River Canoe Trip
Enjoy the slow pace of the river as the local crew expertly guides you on the many twists and turns of the Belize River. Spot wildlife such as river otters, green and black iguanas, grey foxes, and many different bird species.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch,  Dinner

Day 9: San Ignacio
After three days and two nights on the river, return to San Ignacio for one more night. Enjoy the creature comforts of a hotel stay after two nights of camping.

Accommodation: Midas Resort (or similar)
Meals: Breakfast

Day 10: San Ignacio - Hopkins
Travel to Hopkins and visit a part of Belize that has not yet hit the well-trodden tourist trail. Opt to rent a bike to explore the area or enjoy talking to the locals in what some call the friendliest village in Belize. In the evenings, you might be lucky enough to search out some Garifuna drumming somewhere out and about in town.

Optional Activities:
- Bike Rental
Rent a bike from a local shop and head out to explore.

- Garifuna Drumming Lesson
(175USD per group)
Experience local Garifuna drummers as they play different drumming styles and participate. Get into the groove and create some beats yourself during a lesson from local Garifuna drumming school.

Accommodation: All Seasons Guesthouse (or similar)

Day 11: Hopkins
Opt to visit nearby palmed Tobacco Caye and do some snorkelling, take in a Garifuna drumming show and lesson, or explore the area by bicycle.

Optional Activities:
- Mayflower Bocawina Forest Reserve Visit
(20-165USD per person)
Drive 20km from Hopkins to lush Mayflower Bocawina National Park and choose from optional activities including a guided hike, ziplining/hike tour, or rappelling Bocawina Falls or Antelope Falls.

- Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary Visit
(70-180USD per person)
Drive 25km from Hopkins to the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, the world’s first jaguar reserve and one of the biggest protected areas (over 128,000 acres). Choose from optional activities including guided day or night hikes, river tubing, bird watching, and waterfall visits.

- Tobacco Caye Visit and Snorkel
(70USD per person)
Set off from Hopkins in a boat and head towards Tobacco Caye and Southwater Caye. On arrival, visit the island and get to know the local marine life during three snorkel stops before heading back to Hopkins. Opt to add fishing to this excursion.

Accommodation: All Seasons Guesthouse (or similar)

Day 12: Hopkins - Caye Caulker
Travel to one of Belize's famed island paradises - beautiful Caye Caulker, where "go slow" is the island's motto. Later, explore Caye Caulker on the "Bike with Purpose" tour. Enjoy tons of optional activities that will keep you busy here for days.

Optional Activities:
- Sunset Sailing Boat Tour
(35USD per person)
Set sail just before sunset. Relax with reggae music and rum punch, snack on shrimp ceviche and snap a few photos as you sail around the island as the sun sets to the west of Caye Caulker.

Accommodation:
Tropical Paradise Hotel (or similar)

Day 13: Caye Caulker
Enjoy a full-day sailing and snorkelling trip to Hol Chan Marine Reserve and two other sites on the Belize Barrier Reef. Snorkel on a full-day trip out to the barrier reef where you may have the chance to view nurse sharks, stingrays, barracuda, and other marine life.

Included activities:
- Hol Chan Snorkel Tour
Slather on the sunscreen and set out on a snorkel adventure of a lifetime. Stop at the coral gardens, shark and ray alley, and the Hol Chan Marine Reserve. Snorkel three different spots along the Belize reef in this protected channel. See hundreds of varieties of tropical fish in this natural aquarium including angelfish, nurse sharks, stingrays and green moray eels. Be sure to check out the Coral Gardens to see a rainbow of colours – red, purple, pink and green – and depending on the season, float past manatees while you marvel at nature’s underwater artistry.

Accommodation: Tropical Paradise Hotel (or similar)
Meals: Lunch

Day 14: Caye Caulker
With free time, opt go for a dive in Blue Hole National Park, take a flight over the Blue Hole and coral reef, or just chill out, Belizean style.

Optional Activities:
- Swallow Caye Manatee Tour
(80USD per person)
Embark on a boat tour to spot manatees in their natural habitat at Swallow Caye. These animals are gentle giants but, sadly, are one of the most endangered marine mammals on the planet. Bring your camera and get ready for great photos when they come up next to the boat to visit!

- Sunset Sailing Boat Tour
(35USD per person)
Set sail just before sunset. Relax with reggae music and rum punch, snack on shrimp ceviche and snap a few photos as you sail around the island as the sun sets to the west of Caye Caulker.

- Bike Rental
Rent a bike from a local shop and head out to explore.

- Guided Kayak Trip
(25USD per person)
Follow a guide on a sea kayak tour around the southern portion of Caye Caulker. Paddle around the mangroves and try to spot some of the unique wildlife in the area.

- Fishing
(200USD per group)
Cast a line and see what you can reel in. Fish for snapper, barracuda, horse-eye jack and more. Bring your catch to any local restaurant and have them gut and grill it just for you. Buy the rest of dinner and some drinks and enjoy! It doesn’t get any fresher than this.

- Blue Hole National Monument Dive
(230-260USD per person)
Channel your inner Jacques Cousteau and dive the Great Blue Hole, ranked by the Discovery Channel as their top choice for “most amazing place on earth”. This giant limestone sinkhole, 300m (1000 ft) in diameter and 124m (407 ft) deep, was formed more than a million years ago and is now part of the larger Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Geared to open water and advanced divers, see Midnight Parrotfish and Caribbean reef sharks and interesting rock formations, including stalactites which formed before the area was submerged by the sea.

- Blue Hole National Park Flight
(50-250USD per person)
Charge up your camera batteries and take flight over the crystal clear waters off Belize. Take off from Caye Caulker airstrip in a small plane and observe the incredible Blue Hole national monument from above. Made famous by underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau, this limestone sinkhole is 300m (1000 ft) in diameter and was formed more than a million years ago.

Accommodation: Tropical Paradise Hotel (or similar)

Day 15: Caye Caulker
Depart at any time.

This trip finishes on Caye Caulker, which is located 1 hr by water taxi from Belize City (an additional 30 min by taxi to the airport). There are frequent ferry departures between 7:30am and 5pm. You can purchase your return ferry ticket easily once you get to Caye Caulker.

If flying out of Belize City today, please ensure to book your departure flight after 11:30am to allow for enough time to reach the airport.
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Tourstil
Unverfälschte Reiseerlebnisse in kleinen Gruppen für entdeckungsfreudige Reisende, die die Welt so erfahren möchten, wie sie wirklich ist. Die Highlights sind inklusive, dazu haben Sie noch jede Menge Zeit für Erkundungen auf eigene Faust. Die durchschnittliche Gruppengröße liegt bei 12-14 Personen. Es erwartet Sie eine bunte Mischung aus Einzelreisenden, Freunden und Paaren jeden Alters aus der ganzen Welt. Da die Teilnehmer in der Regel aus verschiedenen Ländern kommen, ist die Toursprache Englisch.