A visit to Belize means experiencing the many facets of the country’s striking grandeur. From the scenic seas of the Caribbean to following the vibrant rainforest paths in the heart of the country, embrace life and the sensational secrets of all that can be experienced in Belize. Here are 4 one-of-a-kind land and sea experiences that are experiential, educational, and hands-on with a vastly unique offering that draws upon nature’s surroundings, diverse culture, and rich history of Belize.
From the scenic coast to the open sea, experience one of the most breathtaking snorkeling experiences the country has to offer at Silk Caye. Enjoy face-to-face encounters with sea turtles, eels, rays, Great Hammerhead Sharks and so much more. Just an hour boat ride from the Placencia peninsula, this is the perfect day trip to experience life under the sea in Belize.
Explore the adventures of Monkey River Village’s vibrant culture and rich wildlife with one of the most popular tours of southern Belize. From Howler Monkeys up above the jungle canopy, to tarpons and manatees lazily drifting along the river, this tour experience has something to see on every corner of the trip. Throughout the boat ride, learn about the surrounding wildlife, mangrove estuaries, and medicinal plants that are loved by locals.
Venture to lagoon and sea by paddling along the Placencia peninsula on a kayak. Take in the gorgeous views of the turquoise surroundings while tropical fish and manatee curiously swim by. Health and fitness devotees will especially love the endurance and strength that this experience brings.
Let our chocolate experts take you on a tasting adventure at the Maya Cacao Farm. This experience will not only enlighten you about the cacao beans but will also explain where some of the world’s finest chocolate originates from. Hint: it was invented by the ancient Maya. At the end of the tour, tap into your creative side and handcraft your own chocolate bar.
Let us plan your Belizean excursion. Itz’ana is the base camp to everything wild and wonderful in Belize, and we are waiting for you. Contact our team to start planning your Rainforest & Beach getaway.