Family Friendly Adventures
Posted by: Las Terrazas Resort
Whether your exploring the wilds of the jungle, visiting ancient Mayan Ruins, or taking a dive into the beautiful turquoise waters of the Caribbean, there is a plethora of family-friendly activities waiting for you in Belize.
If you’re kids are animal lovers, you can take them to the Belize Zoo
, where you will discover the Tapir (Belize’s national animal), along with five native wildcat species, various monkeys, exotic birds, reptiles, and more. If your family is feeling extra bold, you can combine this tour with a zip-lining excursion. Talk about a full day filled with fun!
Have teens or older kids? There’s no doubt that they will love the cave tours
, which require a helmet and headlight for an added sense of adventure. Discover the rich history and cultural beliefs of the ancient Mayans. There’s so much to see… Admire the breathtaking stalagmites and stalactites, ancient Mayan tools, pottery, and even skeletal remains. The experts in our Reservations Office will help you select the perfect tour for your family, based on the age and skill level of your group. For families who love to learn and explore, the Xunantunich Mayan Temple
is a must-see! With 26 temples and palaces, this is the best place to uncover the history and culture of the Mayan people. Your family will have the opportunity to climb ruins, visit the onsite museum, and receive a first-hand look at the lifestyles of the modern Belizean people as you travel across the countryside.
Back on Ambergris Caye, water sports are our game. Our onsite 5-star PADI dive shop has daily excursions to the island’s best snorkeling
and SCUBA sites, including the world famous Blue Hole.
You can fly high above the water on a parasailing
trip, lay back and relax on a catamaran cruise
, or escape on a snorkeling and beach BBQ trip
. The options are endless.