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Actun Tunichil Muknal

Tea Kettle Village, Belize
+501 625-6976
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Actun Tunichil Muknal (ATM) Cave from San Ignacio
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Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave Tour and Picnic
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This remote cave is filled with relics left over from the Mayans.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cave entrance” (64 reviews)
“water shoes” (52 reviews)
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Tea Kettle Village, Belize
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"cave entrance"
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"water shoes"
in 52 reviews
"skeletal remains"
in 38 reviews
"crystal maiden"
in 37 reviews
"mayan artifacts"
in 48 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 44 reviews
"change of clothes"
in 28 reviews
"an adventure"
in 41 reviews
"picnic area"
in 20 reviews
"river times"
in 14 reviews
"climb a ladder"
in 11 reviews
"pacz tours"
in 39 reviews
"closed toe shoes"
in 8 reviews
"dry clothes"
in 19 reviews
"no cameras allowed"
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"sharp rocks"
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

We did many adventures in Belize this trip and this was the highlight for us. I was a bit confused on what to wear so let me focus on that. Shoes - water shoes like Keens or tennis shoes that you don't mind getting wet....More

2  Thank Fritch
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Reading all of the reviews, you can get psyched out if you are looking for a reason not to do this. Some people say it's easy, others day it's hard. Really, who can make that determination for someone else? It's so subjective and depends on...More

2  Thank JojoRockville
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

ATM was a great site to see. This site won't be open to the public for very long as there has been lots of damage and erosion done from so many tourists in the past. They don't allow cameras on any part of the trip...More

Thank Jess M
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Worth the money! I paid ~$100 with Kawiil Tours. Who you book with does not make a big difference because the individual guides are certified by the government. They subcontract with the companies that offer the tours. Wear shoes you can walk and swim in....More

1  Thank Katyc1977
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The Mrs. and I are in our early 60’s. We are runners, swimmers, and bikers and are in decent shape. The swimming, river crossings and caving were no problem. The hardest part was the climb when you get out of the water in the cave...More

2  Thank nriemen
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

ATM was amazing! I have never done any type of caving so this was a cool experience. I booked my trip through Pacz Tour and had a great storyteller of a guide named Manuel aka Manny. After the 7 mile shuttle ride down the bumpy...More

1  Thank romyntheigorot
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The ATM cave is absolutely amazing! It is astonishing that the Belizean government allows tourists to enter this archeological site and get so close to such valuable artifacts and remains. I took thirteen study abroad students to the ATM cave in December 2017, and many...More

1  Thank Kevin E
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

So we booked with Inland Tours because of negative reviews we had heard about Carlos the Caveman. Inland Tours doesn't have a certified ATM Cave guide, so they subcontracted and Carlos led our trip. What a great guide! Carlos was friendly and informative, He made...More

Thank Scott J
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Have done this tour a few times now, as it has been the old stand by cave that everyone did in Belize. Have to say that it is getting too Disney like with large groups and people herded in like cattle. Prefer to do the...More

2  Thank BENQUE R
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We booked our tour through Bob (Pacz) online and then confirmed when we arrived in San Ignacio. The four of us were picked up from our hotel in the morning and drove to start of the site for the start of the easy hike to...More

1  Thank TrashPanda662
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Jill B
22 January 2018|
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Response from Kathi T | Reviewed this property |
My husband said the father/daughter were wearing life jackets from pacz tours. Hope that helps!
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NEtraveler72
15 January 2018|
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Response from Vanessa011 | Reviewed this property |
if you can climb a 20ft ladder then you shouldn't have a problem.
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nelljay19
24 December 2017|
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Response from TrashPanda662 | Reviewed this property |
We (couple in average shape in our 60s) were worried about how difficult the tour would be too, but you just follow your guide and do what he says, step where he says to step and you will be good to go -it is so worth it... More
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