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We love what we do and we know you will too! Join our passionate and professional guides for a unique vacation. Peter, Lyra, Gueli and Wilder help you embrace Belize with all your senses. We offer unforgettable award winning food and culture focused...more
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Placencia Village | Main Street between Omars Creole Grub and Annas Fashion, just north of Dukunu Street intersection., Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from Belize and would highly recommend Taste Belize and Lyra Vega! To have Lyra as the owner of this company provides her tours with an unparalleled level of credibility and knowledge. You will not meet a more qualified tour guide than Lyra...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KS4Culture
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Toured IXcacao chocolate farm and the Spice farm with Taste of Belize and had a great day! the 2 hour drive allowed some time to see the country side and a bit of inland. I'm committed to now eating nothing below 75% cacao! We were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank adcalgary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I fell in love with Belize after a recent trip there, in part thanks to Peter and the rest of the Taste Belize crew! Two friends and I did the Mayan ruins and the Mayan hearth cooking/lunch with Peter as our guide. We learned SO...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did this tour with Lyra and we could not have asked for a more enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and pleasant guide. We started the tour with the Mayan Ruins of Nim Li Punit followed by a hearty lunch at a Mayan Village home. Afterwards we went...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sean Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hiring a tour guide is always a leap of faith. Peter with A Taste of Belize exceeded our expectations in every way. He was never in hurry and always willing to share his vast knowledge of the local flora and fauna as well as the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took 2 all day tours with Taste Belize; chocolate factory and spice farm, and 2 Mayan ruins. Both were wonderful! Although for each you must travel one and one half to two hours away from Placencia, the ride is comfortable, the guides are excellent...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing day with Lyra visiting Ixcacao learning about and making our own chocolate. The chocolate Queen made us the most delicious Belizian meal. Lyra was super knowledgable and telling us all there is to know about Beautiful Belize. We then visited the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Lyra S, Owner at Taste Belize Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Jen, Sam, Conner, Chewie and Liam for coming on an adventure with us and for your recommendations here on TripAdvisor!! It was a lot of fun taking you on tour and dancing punta at Chachis. Looking forward to hanging out again next time...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an absolute amazing day with Lyra visiting Ixcacao and learning about and making our own chocolate. The chocolate Queen served a delicious traditional Belizian meal. Lyra was super knowledagable, telling us all there is to know about Beautiful Belize.We then visited the Maya...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

We attended Rick's "coffee class" last week and loved it! Rick is a friendly guy who's passionate and an expert in coffee. I learned a lot about my favorite brew. We learned to roast coffee beans, then we had a "cupping taste test" with carrot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

We took the Ruins/Chocolate tour with Lyra, the walking encyclopedia. It is a full day tour and I cannot say enough about how amazing Lyra is as a tour guide here. We saw Nim Li Punit and Lubaantun in addition to an amazing lunch at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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teresachoirlady
7 May 2018|
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Response from CLTJennifer | Reviewed this property |
Agreed - reach out to Taste of Belize directly as this question on Trip Advisor just goes to travelers who have reviewed this company.
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freder1ck
30 November 2017|
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Response from Lyra S | Property representative |
Hi Frederick, please email us (email address is listed under our contact information) and I will put you in touch with educators on the peninsula who might be able to arrange something.
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Illini_8
10 February 2017|
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Response from Lyra S | Property representative |
Hi Tim, we do door to door pick up and drop off on Placencia Peninsula as part of our tour service for all our mainland tours. We can definitely pick you up at either resort!
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