Belize Jungle Jeep, Rum Factory And Museum Tour

Cruise through a rainforest via a Jeep, explore a cave system, tour a rum factory, and more on this eco-tour in Belize City.

Climb aboard for a Jeep adventure through Belize's rainforest, mangrove ecosystems, and more on this thrilling excursion in Belize City. Your tour includes five hours of fun exploring Belize's vast ecosystems, including its rainforest and cave system filled with ancient Maya pottery. You'll also get a delicious traditional Belizean lunch and an expert guide who will share the history and culture of Belize as you explore the town as you explore a museum and the country's only rum factory. It's the perfect excursion for history buffs and outdoor enthusiasts alike!

Hop aboard a comfortable Jeep to head out of Belize City towards the rain forest on this exciting tour. Learn about the history of Belize and its people from your expert guide along the way, including the ancient Maya civilization and its transformation from British Honduras to the independent country it is today. From its ancient Mayan mountains to low-land savannas and mangroves, Belize's ecosystem is vast, making for a scenic drive on this part of your eco-adventure. Before reaching the rainforest, you'll also get to take postcard-worthy photos of Belize's various landscapes.

Next, stop to explore a cave system that was once inhabited by the Mayas. Here, you'll find stalagmites and stalactites, which takes thousands of years to form from raindrops carving out its shapes and giving the caves its unique look. Observe breathtaking rock formations as you explore the cave and admire the intricate pottery of the ancient Mayans. Jump back in your Jeep and go for a quick lunch break to eat a traditional Belizean dish with rice and peas, fried plantains, and stewed chicken before continuing your eco-adventure.

Continue your cultural tour by making your way back to the city, where you'll get to indulge in the cultural and the history of Belize with a tour of its famous museum and a Belize rum factory, the only rum factory in the country. Enjoy a tour of the rum facility, and learn the secrets behind rum-making before heading back to your port.

Whether you want to enjoy a scenic drive through a rainforest or tour a rum factory, this cultural eco-excursion offers the best of both worlds. Book your spot today and get ready to indulge in Belize's history and landscapes for an unforgettable time in Belize City!

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Tour Type
Group
 
Group Size
Standard
 
Activity Type(s)
Cultural, Active and Scenic
 
Tour Duration
5 Hours
 
Activity Level
Moderate
 
Tour Leaves From
Cruise Ship Tender Pier
 
Food/Beverage Provided
Lunch is the local dish of Belize, which is rice and beans, stew chicken, potato salad and fry plantains. The drink can be either a bottle of purified or a soda.
 
Special Instructions
We recommend wearing comfortable clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. A hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen are also suggested.
 
Restrictions
Guests cannot be more than 300 lbs, and can step in and out of the vehicle. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
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We are experts in providing exceptional shore excursions. We understand that in today's fast paced world, vacations have become an increasingly important way to relax, reconnect with family and friends, and experience new and interesting places. With this in mind, we provide the highest quality tours by performing extensive research, and detailed reviews. While other companies also offer excursions, we strongly believe our expertise and approach set us apart. The large cruise lines sell shore excursions - typically in very large groups visiting high traffic sites. We focus on smaller groups visiting more interesting and authentic locations using more personalized local operators. While the cruise lines are experts in delivering cruises, we are experts in delivering shore excursions.

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Our goal is to provide customers a wide array of exciting, appealing, and enriching tours. For those customers who prefer to travel in smaller groups with more personalized service, we offer a wide variety of small group tours around the world. These tours generally range in size from 2-12 people compared to larger tours which can number up to 50 people. While exploring the destinations and ports on this website, feel free to search for these "Small Group Tours". For those customers interested in private tours, we offer many outstanding excursions that allow you to travel with your party alone and, in many cases, to fully customize your tour. Search for "Private Tours" if you are interested in this experience. Our "Scenic" tours provide up close and personal access to some of the most spectacular natural environments on Earth from majestic glaciers in Alaska to spectacular reefs in the Caribbean. Our "Cultural" tours allow customers to experience local customs, entertainment and culinary delights ranging from tribal dances in Alaska to an outstanding local meal in Santorini, Greece. Our "Active" tours offer a multitude of exciting and adventurous ways to experience our destinations. Our customers can kayak the turquoise waters of the Caribbean, hike to a spectacular waterfall in Hawaii, or bicycle through quaint villages in France. Our "City" tours allow travelers to see the highlights of great cities around the world with unique insights provided by our expert tour guides.

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Bradford J. Miller
Mr. Miller is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Abercrombie & Kent, the World's leading luxury travel company. In that role, Mr. Miller was responsible for contributing to Abercrombie & Kent's international growth through the development and acquisition of tour products and travel experiences around the world with a specific focus on cruising and land based experiences. Prior to joining Abercrombie & Kent, Mr. Miller held a variety of executive positions with Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises for more than a decade. These positions included Vice President of Guest Sales & Service, Vice President of Brand Development, and Vice President of Onboard Revenue (which included shore excursions). Mr. Miller also led Celebrity Expeditions, a collection of outstanding and unique tours around the World.

Michael Bonner
Mr. Bonner has over a decade of experience working in the cruise industry in a variety of roles for both Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Viking River Cruises. Most recently, Mr. Bonner was the Chief Operating Officer for The Scholar Ship, a Royal Caribbean program aimed at providing college students onboard educational programs in conjunction with enriching shore excursions around the world. Mr. Bonner also helped co-manage Viking River Cruises U.S. Operations, and he ran the corporate, strategic, and deployment planning functions at Royal Caribbean. While at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was responsible for forming Royal Celebrity Tours, Royal Caribbean's land-based tour operation in Alaska, which takes cruise passengers on multiple day tours through the interior of Alaska either before or after their cruises. Prior to working at Royal Caribbean, Mr. Bonner was a consultant for Booz Allen & Hamilton.

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