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Altun Ha & The Olde Belize River

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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great excursion visiting the Altun Ha ruins and a boat ride down the Wallace river. Our tour guide, Caroline, was very knowledgeable in Belizean culture and history. We also saw howler monkeys, crocodiles, iguanas, and a variety of birds on our boat...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Even tho it's close getting there may be an issue unless you are in a tour group. Easy by rental car. Road is very smooth once you make the turn off the Northern Highway. Do not let that discourage you. We toured on a very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I took the Chukka tour from Belize City and had a fabulous day touring Altun Ha and learning the interesting history of the Maya! The tour through old Belize was great!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CarrenWilliams
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The Altun Ha Ruins was a small but amazing site to see. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and funny. The tubing trip was awesome! You will go down a lazy river through an amazing caves structures. Make sure you bring a waterproof case for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Altun Ha has an aura that makes you feel the former residents are silently watching you traipse across their scared place. The compact nature of the site makes it an excellent choice for a first time visitor seeking to get an idea of how these...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We took this carnival sponsored excursion because it was the shortest offered for that day! We recieved a great tour along the way to the ruins with a ton of interesting information about the culture in Belize! The ruins were beautiful, it was very hot,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christin T
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We actually did this tour in 2005, but is still offered. We got drenched as it was pouring during the boat ride. Altun Ha is a must see.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 8 April 2018

A very interesting site in terms of mayan culture and displaying their obvious architectural capability

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Greg R
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I took a long tour throughout this river in addition to visiting the Altun Ha ruins and it was amazing! It's a long river but abundant with wildlife. I saw some crocodiles, iguana, a few howler monkeys. In addition, there was a dolphin that kept...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Viajero581
Reviewed 20 March 2018

A must see. We took a non ship tour. Same as ship tour. $40.00 each after 6 of us negotiated with the tour service rep. Just get off ship walk into the shops off the dock and you will be approached by the city tour...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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21 December 2017|
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Response from Merle V | Reviewed this property |
Not exactly sure, but we got a great taxi tour of Belize for less than $60 for both of us.
Chad F
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Response from MattL132 | Reviewed this property |
Altun Ha is the name of these Mayan ruins that are located in the Rockstone Pond Village of Belize, Central America.
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Response from 298jasone | Reviewed this property |
They are all wonderful, if booking with the cruise line. We have found all to be great, safe, and Very enjoyable.