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All I can say is if you have any reservations about doing this tour, dont freak out! My boyfriend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rockymountainblo2018
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Denver, Colorado
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Amazing adventure - must be in good physical condition and ready to swim, climb, and scramble

We had an amazing experience touring the ATM Cave with our friendly and able guide, Orlando, back... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa D
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Actun Tunichil Muknal “Cave of the Stone Sepulcher” or ATM Cave as it is locally known is located in the heart of the Belizean Rainforest. A 45 minutes hike to the cave, You will cross the Roaring River on three occasions and the return hike on that...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All I can say is if you have any reservations about doing this tour, dont freak out! My boyfriend and I are by no means "extreme" adventurous people. We aren't out of shape, but we are no where close to gym junkies either. I was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing experience touring the ATM Cave with our friendly and able guide, Orlando, back in March 2018. We booked through the San Ignacio Resort Hotel, using the company Cayo Gial Tours. Our two daughters, ages 10 and 13, accompanied us through the...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Actun Tunichil Muknal (Please read) The ATM cave, which translated from Mayan as an acronym means "Sepulcher of the Crystal Maiden." It is rated number one cave tour in the world by National Geographic. It is in the top 5 best adventure tours on Earth...More

Thank tobywallace7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite the cost of the tour - you have to go with licensed tour guides - it was the tour most worth it in Belize. It is a lot of walking, swimming but once you have finished you realize this was one of the more...More

Thank miriamannefrank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an awesome family experience! We went with Phillip and our excursion was organized through Chaa Creek. My 10 year old and 12 year old both did amazing and everyone thought it was a one of a kind experience. I was worried that it would...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This wasn’t an easy thing to do but loved it for its amazingness. Had 4 kids between the ages 9-12 and used BZM tour And their tour guide Jamile was amazing! So patient with helping us through some of the tough parts and there are...More

Thank Erica J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an incredible afternoon trip. Thanks to Hungarian attitudes , a person with no experience can visit this magical place. I doubt this would be available to novices in other places. It is no stroll in a park. Some people in their reviews are...More

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must if you're in Belize. Hot tip, go early in the day before it gets too busy! Otherwise it's packed and not as enjoyable.

Thank corinne m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a ton of fun & incredibly interesting. It is slightly strenuous at times, so make sure you are up for it. You will get wet....very wet, so plan accordingly. Make sure you wear proper footwear for being wet, but also for hiking &...More

Thank Gohawgsgo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

YES - this was honestly not at the top of my list, given the cost and the fact that it sounded like a lot of work - lol. But it ended up being a big highlight and a MUST DO for anyone who is able....More

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Response from LuvtoSafari | Reviewed this property |
Yes. At the ranger station and parking lot, there are changing rooms (on the side of the bathroom facilities building). Bring a plastics bag for your wet clothes, they will be very wet. Your guide should provide a towel... More
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Mandi M
11 July 2018|
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There isn’t any restrictions on height or weight. I think I read reviews before we went that kids could go on it. I wouldn’t say that it’s incredibly physically demanding but you should have a good pair of walking shoes with... More
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Victoria F
2 July 2018|
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Response from Sarah G | Reviewed this property |
I think because so many people travel this hiking path to the caves that it’s unlikely you would come across any dangerous animal. They don’t want to run into you either. Our whole 7 days in Belize we the only dangerous... More
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