Belize Barton Creek Cave Tour

Barton Creek Cave Tour is a must-do tour. Etched into the natural cave ecosystem of Belize, Barton Creek Cave is a fascinating Mayan place of worship.

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Barton Creek Cave Tour is a must-do tour in Belize. Etched into the natural cave ecosystem of Belize, Barton Creek Cave is a fascinating Mayan place of worship.  Evidence has shown that it was used extensively by the Mayan priestly society of days past, as it was originally laden with pottery and human remain. Very similar to Actun Tunichil Muknal, inside you can witness remarkable cave formations, Maya pottery, and human sacrificial remains. Belize Barton Creek cave tour is a natural single passage water cave of Belize. This cave is located in the San Ignacio/ Cayo District area situating only 50 minutes away from the town.

Barton Creek cave tour is welcoming, especially to the elderly and children because of its laid-back experience. It requires no physical fitness because you’re driven to the entrance of the cave and the adventure is in a canoe, paddling through the cave. This is a true family vacation adventure. Even though there aren’t any artifacts, the cave is magnificent with amazing stalactites and stalagmites. Apart from Mayan artifacts; there are many other factors leading to the existence of the ancient Mayans on the Belize Barton Creek cave tour.

What's Included

  • Entrance Fee
  • Lunch
  • Guide
  • Taxes
  • Equipment
  • Transportation & a Beverage

What to bring

  • Insect Repellent
  • Sun Block
  • Hiking/Tennis Shoes (No flipflops)
  • Shorts & T-Shirt
  • Swimsuit, Towel
  • Extra Clothing (if not wearing a swimsuit underneath)
  • star rating  Dwight made our trip easy and fun all the adventure trips were GREAT ATM cave was amazing. The tour guides were friendly and helpful. Good food as well. ... read more

    November 27, 2016

    star rating  I just did the ATM tour with Yaxche Adventures. Generally, it was well-organized, and the caves were magnificent. The bus picked us up punctually, and all necessities were provided. ... read more

    Michelle M
    July 1, 2018
  • star rating  What a day!

    We were a little apprehensive as it cost $95 dollars each and had no idea what to expect but we had a fabulous day.
    It... read more

    April 20, 2017

    star rating  Yaxche Adventure Tours is the best tour company in San Ignacio. We were so satisfied with their services that we booked three tours with them Caracol, Tikal, and ATM.... read more

    Anthony N
    June 6, 2017
  • star rating  We booked the ATM Cave Tour through Yaxche. For details of ATM, look it up. I'd rather review the tour company here.

    The only critique... read more

    Jack M
    July 15, 2017

    star rating  We booked with Yaxche to go to ATM caves the night before.
    We were shopping around all the tour companies but got great info from Yaxche and they were also... read more

    Steve B
    August 1, 2017

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