Fly to Cancun and transfer down the coast to Playa del Carmen to relax after your journey. Move down the coast to discover the wildlife and Maya ruins at Tulum before heading into Belize. Visit Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Belize Zoo and the ruins at Lamanai then head to the Cayo District for a 3-night stay. End on a beach within 10 minutes’ boat ride of the Barrier Reef. Return to Cancun for your flight home.
Cancun - Playa del Carmen
Fly to Cancun and transfer down the coast to Playa del Carmen where you can relax on the beach after your journey.
Move on to Tulum to enjoy a couple of days of R&R on soft white-sand beaches with an option to visit the nearby Maya ruins.
Travel south along Mexico's Rivera Maya coast, and into Belize.
Today you'll have a guided visit to Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary - the area is renown for its birds - and in the evening you'll enjoy a night-time visit to Belize Zoo.
Lamanai Maya ruins
Full-day trip by road and by boat to see the Maya ruins at Lamanai. The boat trip provides a great opportunity for spotting wildlife both in the water and along the shore.
Move on to Belize's rainforest Cayo District for a 3-night stay.
Experience Belize's ATM cave - an ancient Maya religious & ceremonial site deep in the cave system. It's an adventure to get there - but worth it!
Options today include a visit to the Maya sites at Caracol, Xunantunich, Tikal in Guatemala; hiking; bird-watching; river tubing; horse-riding; visit a local Maya community.
Enjoy some cave-tubing & zip-lining en route to Ambergris Caye, Belize's largest island. Options also to stay on other islands.
Snorkel in Hol Chan - great for marine life and coloured coral - and visit Shark Ray Alley where you can get 'up close and personal'.
Days at leisure. Options for snorkelling & diving; fishing; manatee-spotting; sea kayaking & other water sports.
Ambergris Caye - Playa del Carmen
Take the water taxi to Corozal in Mexico and onwards transfer by road to Playa del Carmen.
Playa del Carmen - Cancun - fly home
Transfer to Cancun airport for your flight home.
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