Most people go to Belize for the reefs and the beach, but San Ignacio highlights how epic the jungle is here too. There are multiple caves here willed with ancient Mayan pottery and bones. You can wade through them or raft down them. Plus you can go trekking through the jungle, take a special tour to learn about medicinal plants, ...
Cities near San Ignacio for Local Culture
- 3Guatemala10 reviews
Tikal is an ancient Mayan city, preserved in the middle of the Guatemalan rain forest. It truly is a testament to the ingenuity and skill of ancient civilizations. The buildings are spectacular, and the fact that they are often hidden in the jungle almost makes you feel like Indiana Jones while exploring the ruins.
- 4Belize3 reviews
Staying in Orangewalk Town was the easiest way to see Lamani and a much nice place to stay than Belize City, which is a little crowded and didn't leave me feeling particularly safe. We landed and left Belize City immediately. Our main goal was Lamanai, but we found several fun restaurants including breakfast from a little trailer down the street ...
- 5Belize1 review