Half-Day Guided Tour to Altun Ha Mayan Ruin and Belize City
- Live Guide
- Instant Confirmation
- Pickup Service
- 4 hr
Your Smart Travel Belize Tour Guide will meet you at an agreed upon location in Belize City before taking you on an educational tour to see a variety of other historical landmarks throughout the North side of Belize City. After a brief tour of the city, we will travel about 30 miles north of Belize City toward the Mayan City of Altun Ha. Altun Ha was a wealthy ceremonial center boasting two main plazas, thirteen structures (including the Temple of Sun God or the Temple of the Masonry Altars). Altun Ha is not very far from the Caribbean Sea and it formed part of a unique cultural zone along with other coastal sites. It is also where the Largest Jade was ever found in the Mayan Kingdom. After visiting Altun Ha we head back towards Belize City were your guide will take you along the South side of Belize City. Finally, if time permits, we will make a short stop at one of the oldest church in Central America before proceeding back to the drop off point.
Operated by: Smart Travel Belize
Stop At: Altun Ha
Is the name given to the ruins of an ancient Mayan city in Belize, located in the Belize District. It where the infamous Jade Head was found and is where the Sun God's Tomb can be found.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes