Cave Tubing & ZipLine
Cave Tubing & Belize Zoo
History On Caves
Touring spectacular network of caves that contains layers of limestone in this part of the region has eroded through the course of time, leaving magnificent geological formations below the surface. The cave tours will be done at Caves Branch. Caves branch is one of the oldest caves that were formed thousands of years ago. It was utilized for hundred of years between the 300 and 900 A.D for a number of Maya beliefs and tradition. Such as it represented an entrance to the underworld, as the residence of many powerful gods, places of death, creation and more. This cave consists of four passages that connect a series Karst windows. Many caves formations in instilled inside such as stalagmites, stalactites and more.
History on Belize Zoo
The Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center was started in 1983 in an effort to provide a home for a collection of wild animals. It was later formed to a Dynamic wildlife education center to help promote Belize's unknown wildlife to its people. The Belize Zoo, "walk through" sits on 29 acres of land and has an exhibition of over 125 native animals. In order for us to understand more why we should protect natural habitats a visit to the Zoo is a great start. Some animals included are jaguar, jaguarondi, ocelot, margay, puma, tapir "Mountain Cow", and peccaries, Howler monkeys and more.
The Belize Zip Line is a first class high Adventure Trip for adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers in the heart of the Belizean Wilderness.The Zip Line involves traversing from Tree Platform to Tree Platform, 80' above the Forest Floor dangling only from a steel cable. 8 Platforms make up the Guided Tour, which is available from our Private Jungle Lodge or from Belize City.Upon arrival you will be given a safety briefing and then outfitted in the safety equipment of Body Harness, Helmet and Gloves. A short Jungle Hike to the first platform ensues before heading into the Jungle Canopy to start this wild adventure. After the 8 platforms have been completed you will repel to the ground, completing an exhilarating adventure Tour in Belize.
A thrilling experience awaits those who take this tour. First a boat will take you to Belize City where you will then take a bus for a short ride beyond the city to the jungle. Walking through the jungle, your guide will lecture about the native flora and fauna. To prepare for your excursion you will need to change into a pair of water shoes, old running shoes or strap on sandals. You will also be issued an inner tube that you will carry with you to the cave and river entrance. You will then have a relaxing ride downstream, as your personal inner tube floats you towards Belize's massive underground cave system. Your headlight will illuminate the spectacular caves and fantastic stalactites and stalagmites. Later, you will enjoy a local lunch before heading to the Belize Zoo. Here you will view at many of the native animals of Belize in natural style enclosures, including jaguar, puma, tapir, caotamundi, howler, monkeys and a wide variety of birds.
Trip leaves 7:00 a.m. and returns 5:30 p.m.
Includes lite breakfast & lunch.
Free bottled waters and drinks.
Tel: 011-501-226-3219, 011-501-660-3104 or 011-501-610-4104