Western Belize offers plenty of attractions. Explore Belize and its many activities ranging from archeological sites, National Parks, botanical gardens, medicinal trails, butterfly farms and a variety of activities. Are you a nature lover, an adventure seeker? Western Belize is where you should start your Belize Adventure.

The Cayo district offers plenty of adventures for the trill seeker and then there is the local charm to each town and village.

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Medicine Trails

If you are a nature seekers, Belize will just sweep your feet away as Belize’s Flora and Fauna is one of the richest in the region. There are plenty of medicinal trails, which are offer as a guided tour and will help you appreciate even more Belize’s lush jungle paradise

Maya Exploration

Belize is said to have the largest concentration of Maya temples in the region. This is quite an astonishing fact, but if you let this mellow in your mind, Belize is also one of the smallest countries in the region. Western Belize offers some of the most untarnished Maya sites to explore including, Caracol, Xunantunich, El Pilar and Cahal Pech to name a few.


Caving exploration in Belize range from difficult to easy. This makes exploring them easy. Depending on how much of an adventure you are looking for, you can Canoe inside a Cave like in the case of Barton Creek, Hike inside one of Belize’s largest cave systems like at Rio Frio or jump in for a swim as you enter the Actun Tunichil Muknal. There is a caving experience for everyone.


Hiking your way around Western Belize can become it’s own adventure. This area is a pristine jungle containing many national parks and reserves and offers many attractions for all hikers. Waterfalls like Thousand Foot Falls, Rio On Pools, Butterfly Falls as well as the Elijio Panti National Park, Guanacaste National Park and many more make this area a paradise for the hiker in you.

Contact us if you need more information as to how to do any of these adventures from Placencia. We have daily trips and we will be happy to help you pick what western adventure is right for you.