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Carlos the Caveman Tours - Day Tours
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
San Ignacio, Belize
+501 669-7619
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with this tour! Renan was our guide and he was super knowledgeable! He answered all of our questions and gave us so much info! We had my two kids, 7 and 9, and my parents 65 and 75, and he...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

My 5 friends and I recently visited Belize and stopped into San Ignacio for the first part of our trip. After doing extensive research and reading a lot of reviews, I chose Carlos the Caveman for our tours and I am so happy I did!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Saw lots, learned lots, had so much fun. The team encourages environmental protection and sustainability. Safety was paramount and felt comfortable at all times- even when swimming with the sharks! Thanks Alwin & Harry. Brill!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lisacomerford94
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Did the ATM tour our first full day in San Ignacio and Tikal the day after that - both great, both highly recommended. Magdaleno was top-notch as he guided and instructed our small group of 5 along the ride to the site, as we walked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mustangO4
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Everyone said this was a can't miss attraction in Belize and they were not wrong! We had Jeremy as our driver and Magdaleno as our guide inside the cave and from start to finish, it was a fantastic experience. Several groups that started after us,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Allison O
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My family and I (5 total) did the ATM cave tour with Eric and Jeremy. We had another couple(2) which allowed our group and our guided experience to be very personal. Eric was our guide through the magnificent caves and Jeremy was our 2nd driver...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank alex b
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We loved the ATM with Francisco! The experience was intense, thought provoking, and spiritual. Our teens were engaged. Even though there were others in the cave, the coordination of the leaders made the experience relaxed and personal. Our heart goes out to Carlos and family....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bruceandtc
Reviewed 13 June 2018

First, my heart goes out to the Panti family. From what locals have told me, Carlos was special, helping to put ATM on the world map. However, his legacy lives on. His daughter, Gabriela, was very easy to book with, and Magdaleno (a Carlos trained...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jar399
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I have been travelling to Belize annually for the past 4 years. I met Carlos on my first visit. He took my wife and I and some friends to Tikal and the ATM cave. He was funny, brilliant, a family man and passionate about his...More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I traveled all over Belize with Carlos. He was the best guide in Belize and passionate about Mayan History, plants, humanity and his family. I was studying abroad when he was hired as my guide. There is nothing more spectacular than caving ATM with Carlos....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Mandy T
5 April 2018|
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Response from jrseygrl17 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry I didn’t see this question earlier or I would have tried to help. We started asking around and the traffic guard used her phone to call him for us! He explained to us that he used to have a website, but got ripped... More
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Response from snglbuny | Reviewed this property |
Yes he is....I have two numbers for him 011-501-669-7619 & 011-501-669-5552 he is truly the best!!
Amy S
9 April 2017|
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Response from Bill R | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't wear shoes. Unless you like swimming in shoes. Sandels with straps around the ankles is what I used. Whatever direction you go in...just think swimming followed by walking.