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Explore Belize on a Horseback

If you are heading to Belize soon for a fun-filled vacation, you understandably have adventure in mind. You may plan to spend at least a few days lounging on Belize’s white sand beaches or soaking up rays by your resort’s pool. However, you also...

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Discover Hopkins – The #1 Cultural Destination in Belize

Located on the coast of Stann Creek District in southeastern Belize, the small village of Hopkins has steadily become the top cultural destination in the country. Hopkins was built in 1942 and named after a traveling priest. Today, approximately 1,000 people live in Hopkins,...

Untame Belize Celebrates new Aeromexico Flights

Untame Belize Celebrates new Aeromexico Flights

The airline Aeromexico has just announced that it will begin flying to Belize starting on November 17, 2018, from its hub in Mexico City. Throughout the 2018/19 winter season until April 28, 2019, Aeromexico will be flying twice a week from Mexico City to...

Maya Culture Tours in Belize

Experience Maya Culture in Southern Belize

Many visitors to Belize mistakenly believe the Maya culture which built the pyramids, palaces, and temples that dot the landscape no longer exists. Not true! The Maya are the original inhabitants of Belize, and their culture continues to play an important role in modern-day...

Jungle Adventure Tours in Belize to Add to Your Bucket List

Belize is a small country with an incredibly diverse landscape. Thick jungle and pristine rainforests cover much of the mainland, home to an incredible array of birds, plants, and animals. National parks, wildlife refuges, and animal sanctuaries in southern Belize allow nature to thrive,...

Touring St. Herman's Blue Hole National Park in Belize

Touring St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park in Belize

St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park in Belize Not to be confused with the Belize Blue Hole located on the offshore coral reef, St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park is located in western Belize. Situated just outside of Belmopan in Belize’s Cayo District, St....

Discover One of Belize’s Best-Kept Secrets: Hopkins

If you’ve built an impressive reputation for sleuthing out small, little-known but idyllic destinations in places off the beaten path, add Hopkins Belize to your list. But keep it to yourself so this little corner of the earth isn’t overrun by humanity, forcing you...

Getting to Tikal from Belize City

Getting to Tikal from Belize City

Whether it’s because you’re already on vacation in Belize or because it can be difficult to get to Tikal from inside Guatemala, many people visit the amazing UNESCO World Heritage Site by reaching it overland from inside Belize. If you’re coming to Belize, chances are that you’ll be...

Mayflower Bocawina National Park - What You Need to Know Before You Go

Mayflower Bocawina National Park

Belize is a wonderland of amazingly beautiful wild natural areas, but few sites can compare to the majesty of the Mayflower Bocawina National Park. Located approximately 17 miles (27 km) from Dangriga and 12 miles (19 km) from Hopkins in Stann Creek District in...

Garifuna people of Belize

13 Things to Know about the Garifuna people of Belize

1.) The Garifuna history has been one of constant migration and intermarriage. Oral history records that the Garifuna ancestors, the Arawak Indians, migrated from Guyana, Surinam and Venezuela around long before the arrival of the Europeans to the New World and settled in the...

Harvest Caye Excursions & Tours with Untame Belize

If you’re a cruise passenger who will be docking at Harvest Caye in Belize, you can sign up for yet another boring group tour or simply remain on the ship. But if you want to really see what Belize is all about, book an excursion with Untame Belize. Harvest Caye is an island located...

Explore Davis Falls on an ATV

One of the most beautiful and exciting natural attractions in Belize is Davis Falls. Located in the southeastern Stann Creek District, Davis Falls is the second-tallest waterfall in Belize. Cascading more than 500 feet (150 meters) to a deep, 75-foot (23-meter) pool below ideal for swimming and cooling off on a...

Maya Ruins in Belize

Maya Ruins in Belize – 5 Archaeological Sites to Visit

Maya Ruins in Belize Belize has more ancient Maya sites than any other country on the planet, which is why every visitor to Belize should definitely visit one of these architectural wonders. If you’re coming to Belize to visit ancient Maya ruins, here are...

Belize With Kids

Best Things to Do in Belize with Kids

Whether your little ones are just out of diapers or older teens, there are lots of amazing activities to do and sights to see in Belize for your whole family. Belize is a peaceful, democratic, and English-speaking nation located just south of Mexico on...

Belize Cave Tours

How to Book the Best Belize Cave Tours

Belize is a relatively small country, but its unique geology and limestone foundation means that there are vast networks of interesting caves to explore, including mysterious underground labyrinths that were once used by ancient Maya priests to conduct solemn rituals. Here are some of...

belize shuttles and transfers to Placencia

Belize Shuttle to Placencia

All international flights into Belize land at the Philip Goldson Airport in Ladyville, located approximately nine miles north of Belize City. From there, a nationwide network of highways leads to all points on the mainland, making it eas to any destination. The easiest, most...

Maya Ruins of Southern Belize

The Mysterious Maya Ruins of Southern Belize

For lovers of ancient history and the advanced Maya culture, Belize is a treasure trove of both large and small sites, many of which lay undiscovered for more than 1,000 years. Visitors are often astonished that such large ancient cities could have remained undetected...

Visit Belize in the Fall

The weather might be taking a turn for the worst across North America, but fall is definitely a great time to visit Belize. Unlike the United States or Canada which experience a long, cold autumn and winter season, Belize continues to enjoy warm weather...

ATM Cave in Belize

Touring the ATM Cave in Belize

If you’re looking for paradise, you’ll find it in Belize and if you require a tour company to ensure your trip is a good one then consider Untame Belize, one of the nation’s premier, licensed tour companies equipped to arrange cultural experiences, hiking, zip-lining,...

Actun Tunichil Muknal Tour From Placencia Belize

The Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave, popularly known as ATM Cave, is one of the best-preserved ancient Maya sites in the world. Abandoned by the Maya more than 1,000 years ago, the ATM Cave lay undisturbed and forgotten until it was accidentally rediscovered in the...

How to Get From Belize City to San Ignacio

How to Get From Belize City to San Ignacio Most people fly into Belize at the Philip Goldson International Airport in Ladyville, just a few miles north of Belize City. From there, it’s relatively simple to get to San Ignacio, the country’s second-largest urban...

Belize Shuttle to Dangriga

Are you interested in enjoying a wonderful vacation in Dangriga, Belize? One of the best ways to get there is with a shuttle from Untame Belize. Dangriga is Belize’s cultural capital, a thriving coastal town in southeastern Belize where indigenous musical styles like punta...

ATV Tours Belize

Belize is a land of wild, untrammeled beauty, its jungles and rainforests teeming with a cornucopia of exotic wildlife. And one of the best ways to explore these lush natural environments is with an ATV tour. ATVs or All-Terrain Vehicles are tough, four-wheel vehicles...

5 Belize Tours You Can Enjoy on Your Vacation

Belize is a small country, but it is jam-packed with exciting things to do and see. Here are just a few of the amazing tours you can enjoy on your vacation in Belize ATM Cave In the local Mayan dialect, the name Actun Tunichil...

The Placencia Lobsterfest

One of the biggest events of the year is set to take place in Placencia, Belize this summer. Running from June 22-24, 2018, the coastal village of Placencia will host the 18th annual Lobsterfest, a three-day celebration of the world’s favorite edible crustacean. Lobsterfest in...

Tour Company in Belize

Choosing the Right Tour Company in Belize

When it comes time to choose a tour company in Belize, it is essential that the company can provide everything you need to enjoy an unforgettable vacation, including transportation, flights, vehicle rentals, ground transportation, concierge services, and accommodations. And it’s also important that the...

Your Vacation of a Lifetime is Waiting in Belize!

No matter how you try to describe the natural beauty of Belize, words just can’t do it justice. Belize is a true slice of paradise, a land where hummingbirds and monkeys far outnumber cars, fast food joints, and shopping malls. Belize is located on the mainland of Central...

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What To Do in Belize: Jungle, Wildlife, and Adventure!

What to do in Belize Belize may be smaller than the American state of Vermont, but it is packed full of amazing nature that is perfect for enjoying an exciting adventure vacation. More than half of Belize‘s mainland is composed of pristine rainforest and tropical rainforest,...

Things You Need to Know Before Traveling to Belize

Many people hop on the plane to Belize with little more than a swimsuit and a passport. Although Belize is an amazing place to visit, it’s a really good idea to make sure that you’re prepared ahead of time so that you can truly...

Bocawina Zip Lining & Waterfall Rappelling

Zip Lining in Belize One of the most beautiful areas in Belize is the Mayflower Bocawina Park. Located in southern Belize, this national park has more than 11 square miles of pristine jungle, unexcavated Maya ruins, and beautiful rivers and waterfalls. If you’re in...

Discover the Wonders of Southern Belize

Belize is a gorgeous, untamed country brimming with exotic wildlife and flowering plants. One of the best places to experience pristine nature at its finest is in southern Belize. The two southernmost districts (equivalent to a state or province) in Belize are Stann Creek...

Private Luxury Transfers & Shuttles in Belize

Belize Luxury Transfers and Shuttles with Untame Belize Belize is a beautiful country full of unspoiled nature and exciting things to see and do. The best way to get to your destination after you arrive at the airport is with Untame Belize’s private luxury shuttle service....

Placencia Belize – What You Need to Know Before You Visit

Placencia is a small village that can be found on a narrow peninsula in southern Belize. The southernmost mile of the peninsula is a beachfront paradise that offers a breathtaking view of the enchanting cayes and the immensely beautiful barrier reef. Whether you are...

Discover Southern Belize in 2018

Discover Southern Belize in 2018

Far from the tourist-thronged islands of Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker, southern Belize offers visitors a chance to experience an idyllic village life little unchanged over the decades. There are only two significant urban areas in southern Belize: Dangriga and Punta Gorda, both easily reachable via domestic...

Belize Tours: Adventure, Luxury, Small Group Travel

Belize is a small country in Central America that is renowned for its beautiful nature and exotic wildlife. Recently included on Fodor’s Go list for 2018, Belize is also the epicenter of the ancient Maya culture, having more pyramids, palaces, and ceremonial caves than...

Belize Shuttle Services

Belize Shuttle Services with Untame Belize

Belize Shuttle Services Untame Belize specializes in providing transportation services for visitors so that they can comfortably, reliably, and affordably reach any destination in the country. Our transportation services include: Belize Shuttles and Ground Transfers We are happy to pick up individual and groups...

13 Things About Belize That Might Surprise You

Belize is the hidden jewel of the Caribbean. It is an independent country lying in the south-east corner of the Yucatan Peninsula, and has a population of just over 350,000. Its history is fascinating, its natural beauty is amazing and its lifestyle will make...

How and Why our Country Got Named Belize

From Balix to Belize: What’s in a name? Belize’s name, like much about the country, is unique and original. But histories differ on exactly where it came from, and depending on which story you hear, the name either pays tribute to the original inhabitants...