3/5
Activity Level
Cruise Tour
Tour Type
Ongoing Sale
Sale
Belize City
Departure Location

Our Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour comprises two aspects, 1) the remarkable history of the mesoamerica civilization and 2) its association with the book of Mormon and the LDS faith.

Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour: Upon arrival, disembark your tender – Move as swiftly as you can and make your way to terminal #1. here you will exit the terminal where your guide will be outside holding a sign with your name on it – welcome to Belize! Also at the door exit are Belize Tourist Board Officials Ask for LOUIGI.

Route of Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour: From here you will travel in van to Orange Walk district near the toll bridge. This is roughly a 60 minute drive, your guide will give you a brief history of Belize City and its attractions while you make your way to the Northern Highway, the main artery north to the District of Orange Walk.

River Tour of Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour (1 hour): Upon arrival at the toll bridge, you will board a boat, and travel for another 45 minutes by river to the Maya Ruins of Lamanai, your guide will continue to give you our river rainforest tour, pointing out along the way, many diverse flora and fauna and the different species of bats and birds that inhabit the area. Don’t be surprised to see crocodiles along the way, this is croc heaven and the habitat is protected. Villagers who reside in the area, can often times be seen fishing from small handmade canoes known as dugouts and will often pose for you to take photos.

Lamanai Maya Temple Site: With the vast array of information and the knowledgeable guides at hand, times blows by fast and before you know

Take a brief moment to drink water, spray on insect repellent, and off you go. Your guide will take you through the plazas and the different temple structures explaining the culture and people who inhabited this mysterious land many years ago. Enjoy, take photos, and climb the high temple, from atop take pictures of the jungle below and the lagoon adjoining the new river. Enjoy your homemade local lunch at the temple site under the open air thatch palapa.

End of Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour: Your boat & captain will be waiting for you to return to the dock at the toll bridge where your transport vehicle awaits to take you back to the Cruise Terminal, in Belize City.

Recommended Wear for Lamanai Latter Day Saints LDS Tour: Tshirt & Short Pants or Lightweight Long Pants, Cap, Sturdy Walking Shoes (not flip flops), Sunshades, Sunblock, Water, Insect Repellant

 

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Belize City, Hotel, Accommodations, Airstrip, Water Taxi
DEPARTURE TIME Please be ready at least 15 minutes before departure
INCLUDED
Lunch Licensed guides
Local transportation All entrance fees
NOT INCLUDED
Souvenirs
Guide gratuity

Please note that there is a minimum of two persons for this excursion. Please note that after your booking you will get an automatic confirmation.

1

Pickup

Pickup from terminal 1 exit at the Tourism Village in Belize City, the only cruise port for visitors to Belize on a cruise.
2

Transfer to Orange Walk

Roughly and hours drive north of Belize city on the Philip Goldson Highway through small country villages we come to our docks on the banks of the New River, the hub of our activities for the day.
3

Arrival and River Tour

After using the bathroom facilities its off on a one hour river tour of the New River in route to the ancient city of crocodiles, Lamanai.  In route see many species of birds, crocodiles, Iguanas and many other flora and fauna local to the area.
4

Tour of Lamanai

On  arrival at Lamanai guests get a chance to use the bathroom facilitates again should they need and its off to tour. Learn the history of the only city in mesoamerica to be under continued occupation. Your guide will take you across 5 plazas and 5 temples explaining the history and demise of this once great civilization.
5

Lunch and Return to City

After your tour of Lamanai, guests are served a delicious local lunch after which its return to our docks via the new river for your return to Belize City.

Cost of the tour are as follows
Normal Adults price US115 per person – Sale price Adults US95.00 per person
Normal Children price US95 per Child – Sale price Children under 9 years US75 per child
Deposit of US20 per person to confirm booking.
Should your ship not port for any reason 100% of your deposit will be refunded no questions asked!