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“Book your tours with them!”

Placencia Eagle Ray Tours
Ranked #18 of 47 Tours in Placencia
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: We offer great snorkeling, monkey river, sunset cruise, manatee watching, fishing, jaguar preserve, mayan ruins, cave tubing, and zipline Tours. Also offer Caye Camping and Group discounts. Agent for Tropic Air. We can also book accommodations for you. Owned and Operated by local Belizean couple Rene and Tricia. Our trips as awesome, our guides Licensed, knowledgeable and friendly, and we have been advised our customer service is excellent. Come explore the Belizean adventure with us. All tours are USD per person, exception is Charters which is one price for set number of people. GST is included in the price. Park fees are not included unless stated otherwise on our website.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Manawa, wi
Level 5 Contributor
39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Book your tours with them!”
Reviewed 5 March 2014

When trying to book tours in Placencia we had stopped at 3 other places before Eagle Ray and everyone said to come back, they wouldn't book anything w/out a minimum of 4 people going so we were getting pretty upset about it. When we stopped at Eagle Ray we met Tricia, told her what we wanted to do, and she said she'd make sure we could do it all! She immediately booked us for the Monkey River Tour the next day and said she'd work on getting other people for the other things we wanted to do. We ended up visiting the Mayan Ruins by ourselves, no one else had booked it but Tricia still let us go which we really appreciated. We also went to the Jaguar Preserve, and then Cave Tubing and Zip Lining and everything was great! Our trips were quiet, very nice and private, and reasonably priced. Our favorite guide was Gilbert, he made extra stops to show us more things during our trip. Try to avoid things like Cave Tubing on days that the cruise ships are in town, we heard it gets really crowded.

Visited February 2014
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English first
Bayfield, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Tours”
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We booked with Eagle Ray Tours for a trip to Laughing Bird Cay, Silk Cay and also the Monkey River Tour. Rene was awsome on the Monkey River Tour and would highly recommend him. He had a great sense of humour and obviously loves his profession, and his boat which was always spotless. Russell was also great, very quiet and considerate, looking out for his clients when he took them out to the reefs. There where a couple of disappointments as being vegetarian they where not prepared as chicken was always served. Also we inquired four times about a half day tour which they advertised, and just kept being told no. We would recommend Eagle Ray, but where disappointed we had to go to another company to continue to snorkel.

Visited January 2014
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Cochrane, Canada
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Honeymoon Adventure”
Reviewed 1 January 2014

My husband and I went to Belize in February 2013. We used Eagle Ray Tours for all of our adventures. Tricia was very helpful pre-booking our adventures via email before our arrival and arranging our taxi to & from Placencia each day. Her husband Rene, and their other staff were awesome too!

We did the Snorkelling Tour at Laughing Bird Caye (awesome), Monkey River Tour & Full day Fishing.

The lunch provided with the tours was delicious. The knowledge & information of our guide Rene was really fantastic. However, our one disappointment was our Fishing Day. We weren't having very good luck to begin with and when we finally got a fish on my husband "lost it" and Rene became upset with my husband. Rene was visibly agitated and his tone of voice got pretty harsh. It surprised us both! My husband is an avid outdoorsman who loves fishing in our home country and is very experienced, so we felt Rene's attitude about it all was a bit out of line considering we were paying to be there with him.

Overlooking this one disappointment, we DO highly recommend Eagle Ray Tours. Rene is an extremely experienced tour operator, and his love of their country and his diving experience made our snorkelling adventure amazing! Overall we would use them again. Tricia made it simple to book and pay for our tours and we completely agree - Eagle Ray Tours is amazing! They are worth your time and money.

Visited February 2013
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Portland, Oregon, United States
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Best tour guide in Placencia”
Reviewed 30 December 2013

The Monkey River tour with Rene from Eagle Ray Tours was terrific. Above being a knowledgeable guide he obviously loves his profession and is passionate about the flora, fauna and environment of Placencia. Truly comfortable to be around, innately considerate and quite wry sense of humor. His boat is sparkling clean and he definitely knows how to maneuver it to get you close up views.

Visited December 2013
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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great Tour with Fun People- Snorkel Tour”
Reviewed 20 December 2013

We booked a snorkel tour and it was a very easy process. They explained everything thoroughly. We had a great time and they had a very nice boat. The reefs are not as good as Cozumel but we had a great time with the captain and crew. Would book again and recommend them!

Visited December 2013
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