7 or 8 days
Belize City, San Ignacio, Tikal, Ambergris Caye

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 Tikal, and feel closer to our animal ancestors as you snorkel in Shark Ray Alley and Hol Chan marine reserve .
  • Day 1: Fly to Belize

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Enjoy dinner in Belize City Region 

  • Day 2: Belize City

    Travel by boat to the New River Lagoon

    Tour the Lamanai Ruins with an expert local guide

    Visit the Old Sugar Mill

    Enjoy lunch in Lamanai

    Enjoy dinner in Belize City Region 

  • Day 3: Belize City • San Ignacio

    Travel via Peccary Hills and Caves Branch Outpost to San Ignacio

    Participate in a jungle survival tour

    Enjoy a zip-line tour

    Enjoy cave tubing

    Enjoy lunch at the Caves Branch Outpost

    Enjoy dinner in San Ignacio

  • Day 4: San Ignacio • Tikal, Guatemala

    Cross into Guatemala and visit the ancient Maya site of Tikal

    Tour Tikal with an expert local guide

    Enjoy lunch

    Enjoy dinner in San Ignacio

  • Day 5: San Ignacio • Belize City • Ambergris Caye

    Travel via Belize City to Ambergris Caye

    Participate in a Maya cooking class and pottery experience

    Visit the Belize Zoo

    Enjoy lunch in Belize City

    Travel by ferry to Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy dinner in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 6: Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy snorkeling at Hol Chan marine reserve

    Enjoy snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley

    Enjoy lunch in Ambergris Caye

    Spend time exploring Ambergris Caye on your own

    Enjoy dinner in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 7: Return to Belize City and depart for home

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  • Day 7: Ambergris Caye

    Spend the morning exploring Ambergris Caye on your own

    Enjoy lunch in Ambergris Caye

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Snorkeling in Coral Gardens

    Snorkeling in Coral Gardens

    See one of the world’s most diverse ecosystems up close when you explore parts of the Belize Barrier Reef with an expert local guide. Board a boat bound for Caye Caulker, and snorkel through the stunning Coral Gardens. Depending on the season, you could observe manta rays, tarpon fish, and nurse sharks. You may even spot the magnificent West Indian manatee—a protected species that can grow up to 13 feet long and weigh upwards of 1,000 pounds. 

  • Day 8: Return to Belize City and depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly to Belize

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Enjoy dinner in Belize City Region 

  • Day 2: Belize City

    Travel by boat to the New River Lagoon

    Tour the Lamanai Ruins with an expert local guide

    Visit the Old Sugar Mill

    Enjoy lunch in Lamanai

    Enjoy dinner in Belize City Region 

  • Day 3: Belize City • San Ignacio

    Travel via Peccary Hills and Caves Branch Outpost to San Ignacio

    Participate in a jungle survival tour

    Enjoy a zip-line tour

    Enjoy cave tubing

    Enjoy lunch at the Caves Branch Outpost

    Enjoy dinner in San Ignacio

  • Day 4: San Ignacio • Tikal, Guatemala

    Cross into Guatemala and visit the ancient Maya site of Tikal

    Tour Tikal with an expert local guide

    Enjoy lunch

    Enjoy dinner in San Ignacio

  • Day 5: San Ignacio • Belize City • Ambergris Caye

    Travel via Belize City to Ambergris Caye

    Participate in a Maya cooking class and pottery experience

    Visit the Belize Zoo

    Enjoy lunch in Belize City

    Travel by ferry to Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy dinner in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 6: Ambergris Caye

    Enjoy snorkeling at Hol Chan marine reserve

    Enjoy snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley

    Enjoy lunch in Ambergris Caye

    Spend time exploring Ambergris Caye on your own

    Enjoy dinner in Ambergris Caye

  • Day 7: Return to Belize City and depart for home

Add more days

  • Day 7: Ambergris Caye

    Spend the morning exploring Ambergris Caye on your own

    Enjoy lunch in Ambergris Caye

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Snorkeling in Coral Gardens

    Snorkeling in Coral Gardens

    See one of the world’s most diverse ecosystems up close when you explore parts of the Belize Barrier Reef with an expert local guide. Board a boat bound for Caye Caulker, and snorkel through the stunning Coral Gardens. Depending on the season, you could observe manta rays, tarpon fish, and nurse sharks. You may even spot the magnificent West Indian manatee—a protected species that can grow up to 13 feet long and weigh upwards of 1,000 pounds. 

  • Day 8: Return to Belize City and depart for home

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Your experience includes

  • 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

    Land and water transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Daily breakfasts, lunches and dinners are included in your program.

  • End-to-end support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • EF Global Learning Toolkit

    To capitalize on moments for building empathy, awareness, and adaptability in a global environment, we offer a number of different tools designed to help educators facilitate student growth abroad and on campus, including academically enriched travel programs, industry engagement opportunities, global learning resources, and a Global Competencies Assessment tool.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert Local Guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

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

  • Entrances

    Lamanai ruins, Old Sugar Mill, Zipline tour, Tikal ruins, cave tubing, Belize Zoo, Snorkeling

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $50 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible payment options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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