Barton Creek Cave Tour
This is a half-day tour.
Located in the Jungle about 45 minutes from San Ignacio, the Barton Creek Cave is one of Belize's most beautiful natural wonders. Explore this stunning sacred cave as your licensed tour guide introduces you to the ancient Maya world.
The entire cave is about 10 miles long with approximately one mile accessible. Enjoy an enchanted cruise into the Mayan Underworld known as "Xibalba", and look out for ancient artifacts including sacrificial remains and broken pottery. Learn about the Mayas and their uses of the sacred cave while floating among giant stalagmites under a cathedral-like ceiling.
Canoeing through this cave is sure to be the experience of a lifetime.
Barton Creek Cave Tips and Advisory
Your licensed guide is trained in Belize History and Mayan Culture, making the trip a fun-filled, informative, and unforgettable experience. After the tour, enjoy a refreshing swim at the entrance of the cave or relax under the jungle canopy with a cool drink.
- Change of Clothes
- Mosquito Repellent
- Sun Protection
Please take note that The Barton Creek Cave experience is slightly moderate.
- Tour Rates: please contact us
- 2 Person Minimum
- Guide, Entrance Fee,
- Bottled Water, Soda, Tours Equipment.
Barton Creek Cave tour leave San Ignacio: 8 AM
More Cave Tours in Belize
- Barton Creek Tour with Xunantinuch Maya Ruin
The Barton Creek Cave Experience with Kawiil Tours!
Kawiil Tours is a tour company operating in Belize that provides the best experience in Western Belize. Their licensed tour operator is highly trained and knowledgeable in Maya history and nature. Travelers have described the company as the most knowledgeable guide in Belize. Have a look at our top-rated reviews on TripAdvisor.
The owner, Luis, is a member of the Cayo Cave Guides Association and serves as the head of the education department. In this role, he conducts research, delivers lectures to guides, takes them on field trips, and shares his expertise in archeology and botany, etc. to improve their guiding skills.