A.T.M. - Actun Tunichil Muknal Caving Adventure

Through work alongside archaeologists, ACTION BOYS BELIZE is one of only four companies within Belize awarded permission to lead groups into newly uncovered caves such as Actun Tunichil Muknal. Recent press coverage can be found in National Geographic Adventurer and the New York Times.

01 Crossing  the Frist River 02 Jungle  Trail

 

03 Marguay Tracks 04 Tapir  Tracks

 

We will lead you through the lush subtropical forest of the Tapir Mountain Reserve to the crystal blue waters surrounding the entrance of this remarkable limestone cave. Through its passages we encounter sparkling centuries old stalactites and stalagmites and discover hidden chambers full of Maya artifacts and remains that reveal the rituals and ceremonies of a lost world.

 

07 Entering the Cave 10  Curtain Stalactites

 

 

11 Climbing Up to the  Burial Sites 14  More Stalactites

 

12 Dave Winding Through  the Cave 15  Stalagmites

 

16 Pottery  Fragments 17 Pottery with Hieroglyph

 

18 Human Bones 19 Starting Back Through the Cave

 

24 Tight Squeeze 21  Ladders Required

 

23 Stalactites

SPECIAL NOTE

This tour leaves Belize City at 8.00am every morning.


YOU MUST BE IN TOP PHYSICAL SHAPE TO DO THIS TOUR ! THIS TOUR INCLUDES 1.5 HOURS HIKING THROUGH THE RAIN FOREST.

 

THERE ARE SOME SPOTS WHERE YOU WILL NEED TO JUMP OVER OPEN SPACE, SWIMM A DISTANT, AND SQUEEZE THROUGH SMALL AREAS.