Tour Number: 1437582VA
Group Leader's Name: Aschlee Cole
Departure Date: 1/2/2014
Return Dates: 1/8/2014
Departure Gateway: New York
7 days
An action-packed engagement with the natural world

Adventurers, take notice: Jungle hikes, Mayan ruins, zip-lining and all-out discovery ahead.

From rolling green hills to the ocean floor, Belize’s rich biodiversity will be all around you. Learn how humans have interacted with this natural beauty by trekking to the ruins of Lamanai and Xunantunich, and feel closer to our animal ancestors as you riverboat past 12-foot crocodiles.
Belize tour map
  • Day 1: Fly to Belize

    Arrive in Belize City

  • Day 2: Belize City + Lamanai

    Travel by boat to the New River Lagoon

    Take a guided tour of Lamanai ruins

    Visit the Old Sugar Mill

    School Visit (may also take place on a different day)

  • Day 3: Belize City + San Ignacio

    Travel to Peccary Hills National Park

    Take a guided jungle hike

    Enjoy a zip-line tour

    Travel to San Ignacio

  • Day 4: San Ignacio + Xunantunich Ruins

    Visit Xunantunich ruins

    Visit the Chaa Creek Natural History Center

  • Day 5: Burrell Boom + Ambergris Caye

    Travel to Burrell Boom

    Travel by boat on the Olde Belize River

    • Wildlife viewing

    Take a nature walk at a howler monkey sanctuary

    Return to Belize City

    Travel by ferry to Ambergris Caye

  • Day 6: Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy snorkeling at Hol Chan

    Enjoy snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley

    Add this in-depth excursion
    Snuba

    Snuba

    Blending aspects of snorkeling and scuba diving, Snuba offers a completely new take on underwater discovery. Using weights, tubing, mouth pieces and goggles, the Snuba technique lets you go literally deeper in your exploration of the world’s second largest barrier reef—and who knows what you’ll find.
    Add this in-depth excursion
    Sea Trek

    Sea Trek

    Want to go even deeper? The Sea Trek system provides participants with an underwater helmet that allows them to walk and breathe freely on the sea floor. Safe, comfortable and, frankly, not too far from the surface, you’ll get to enjoy the chromatic beauty of the reef from a whole new perspective.

    Enjoy a free afternoon in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 7: Depart for home

    Take a ferry to Belize City

    Board a flight home

  • Day 1: Fly to Belize

    Arrive in Belize City

  • Day 2: Belize City + Lamanai

    Travel by boat to the New River Lagoon

    Take a guided tour of Lamanai ruins

    Visit the Old Sugar Mill

    School Visit (may also take place on a different day)

  • Day 3: Belize City + San Ignacio

    Travel to Peccary Hills National Park

    Take a guided jungle hike

    Enjoy a zip-line tour

    Travel to San Ignacio

  • Day 4: San Ignacio + Xunantunich Ruins

    Visit Xunantunich ruins

    Visit the Chaa Creek Natural History Center

  • Day 5: Burrell Boom + Ambergris Caye

    Travel to Burrell Boom

    Travel by boat on the Olde Belize River

    • Wildlife viewing

    Take a nature walk at a howler monkey sanctuary

    Return to Belize City

    Travel by ferry to Ambergris Caye

  • Day 6: Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy snorkeling at Hol Chan

    Enjoy snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley

    Add this in-depth excursion
    Snuba

    Snuba

    Blending aspects of snorkeling and scuba diving, Snuba offers a completely new take on underwater discovery. Using weights, tubing, mouth pieces and goggles, the Snuba technique lets you go literally deeper in your exploration of the world’s second largest barrier reef—and who knows what you’ll find.
    Add this in-depth excursion
    Sea Trek

    Sea Trek

    Want to go even deeper? The Sea Trek system provides participants with an underwater helmet that allows them to walk and breathe freely on the sea floor. Safe, comfortable and, frankly, not too far from the surface, you’ll get to enjoy the chromatic beauty of the reef from a whole new perspective.

    Enjoy a free afternoon in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 7: Depart for home

    Take a ferry to Belize City

    Board a flight home

Everything you get

  • Round-trip airfare

    Your price includes round-trip airfare for your whole group.

  • Accommodations

    Safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms will be waiting for you at your destination.

  • On-tour transportation

    We arrange all travel details so professors, chaperones and students can enjoy the tour to the fullest. That means we take care of flights, buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries, and subways.

  • Regional-style meals

    Daily breakfasts and select local dinners are included in your tour. Generally, we leave lunch up to you so your group has an opportunity to explore its own tastes.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    We have the best Tour Directors in the business. Your group will have a trusted, friendly guide at your side full-time on tour to manage all logistics, offer insight and guidance, and respond to any unexpected challenges.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour.

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    We have over 400 schools and offices in more than 50 countries, which means if something happens, we can react quickly and in person. We also include our $15 million liability policy and $1 million consumer protection plan at no additional cost to travelers.

  • Curriculum Integration

    We provide support and expertise to help you integrate academic goals into your tour itinerary as needed.

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