Enjoy a romantic and spectacular Honeymoon for Adventure Lovers. Guatemala is full of Latin culture, impressive Mayan treasures, and some of the World’s most impressive natural wonders. Explore this special world and enjoy your unique honeymoon in a natural paradise at one of the country’s most spectacular hotels.
During this 12-day honeymoon spanning from Guatemala to Belize, you will explore ancient Mayan cities shrouded by jungle, go spelunking in subterranean caves, relax on white sandy beaches, snorkel amongst tropical reefs, chill out with local Belizeans and learn to cook a delicious Guatemalan feast. Make yourself ready to be astonished by this world less traveled on this Honeymoon to Guatemala and Belize.
After arriving at the International Airport of Guatemala City you connect with a domestic flight to Flores Island at Lake Peten Itza. From there private transportation will bring you to your Hotel. The hotel is located in the midst of a nature reserve in the heart of the Mayan World. Here you will be able to relax from the journey, enjoy the unique facilities of the hotel or explore its marvelous surroundings.
Option 1: Tour in the Nature Reserve Encounter. Our specialist host will take you on an ATV ride around the property through tropical jungles. You will be able to see ocelots, margay tigers, “wrist” the female danta, and many other exotic animals.
Option 2: Tour of Monkey Island. The biggest lagoon in the reservoir, is an island crowded with different species of monkeys. During this unique tour you will take a boat ride through the lagoons out to the island , where you can watch the monkeys come down from the treetops.
Together with your guide you will go to the ruins of Tikal. The colossal buildings of Tikal are a fully preserved area of 222 square miles that are the Tikal National Park. Over 100,000 tools, ceremonial objects, personal ornaments and other items have been unearthed during the excavation of the Park. Explore this massive archeological site with a private guided tour.
After the morning excursion, unwind at the hotel with a luxurious massage. This service is offered in the privacy of the deck of the hotel with the sound of the birds and the armonious surrounding of nature. A marvelous delight for your senses.
In the morning, however, you have the option to take a boat tour of Lake Petén and the surrounding archeological sites.
Today you will head to San Ignacio in Belize. In San Ignacio we offer you the option to tour the ATM cave. After a short walk to the acces of the cave you will swim to the other side before continuing the walk. Once across you will see several Mayan treasures and bones of people who were once sacrificed by the Mayans.
After this astonishing excursion, you can relax at the jungle lodge and explore the nightlife in the rainforest.
Activities: Visit St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park, Magnetic Hill and the Garifuna village Hopkins.
Your driver will take you to Hopkins, a Garifuna village on the coast of Belize with delightful white sand beaches. Before reaching Hopkins, however, you will first stop at St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park and Magnetic Hill.
St. Herman’s Blue Hole National Park has more than 200 species of birds and several beautiful hiking trails. You can walk in the St. Herman’s cave where beautiful Mayan art can be seen. Following discovering the cave, you will have a refreshing dip in the Blue Hole National Park which is formed by the collapse of a subterranean river channel. Magnetic Hill is known for a big iron magnet in the road strong enough to roll cars uphill. Once in Hopkins you will have a walking tour of the village by a local Garifuna guide together with a drum demonstration.
Snorkeling excursion of the island South Water Caye. This dazzling island is part of the massive barrier reef in the Caribbean, which is the biggest reef in the northern hemisphere. There are hundreds of species of fish in the clear blue waters.
Today, a driver will take you to Placencia beach.
Placencia, an authentic beach-honeymoon strip poking out from the dry land, is quietly popular with couples. Alight at the southern tip of a long, tight, sandy peninsula, the small town has long appreciated a reputation as ‘the caye you can drive to’. The beach can be a lot of fun, but how couples will feel about it really depends on what they are looking for. If it has a laid-back atmosphere, romantic ambience, varied hotels, boat excursions to private small islands and some of the favorite restaurants in Southern Belize, this delicate beach may be for you. All along the full moons of May and June notably, divers and snorkelers are drawn here as the fascinating whale sharks come to feed in the neighboring waters.
Today marks the final day of your honeymoon, but it does not have to end just yet! Perhaps you would like to extend your itinerary or to continue north to the Riviera Maya in Mexico. Contact one of our knowledgeable agents to begin designing your honeymoon today.