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Belize Rainforest Vacation: Destination Guide to the Rainforest

Ready for an epic rainforest vacation in Belize? Let Jaguar Creek Belize eco lodge be your starting point for adventure. With our prime location in the Cayo District, we can connect you to countless adventures through the mesmerizing rainforests that surround our resort.

In Belize, the rainforests are a pristine place where you’ll find animals you’re likely not to see back home. It is here that you will find the utmost joy in experiencing the true beauty of Earth.

This destination guide for your Belize rainforest vacation will help you set your sights on adventure!

Moho River

The Moho River offers a chance to see the indigenous parts of Toledo. Paddle along the river and observe crocodiles on the banks while the skies are filled with falcons, eagles, and hawks. From here, you’ll have access to remote Mayan villages off the beaten path.

Monkey River

On the opposite end of the Toledo District, Monkey River is another Belizean rainforest experience for adventurers. The flora and fauna surround you, teeming with howler monkeys, toucans, and macaws. There may even be a chance to spot a jaguar if you keep your eyes peeled.

Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve

In the Cayo District surrounding Jaguar Creek, you will be close to the best waterfalls and swimming areas. The Thousand Foot Falls is the highest waterfall in Central America and should not be missed. You’ll also see your fair share of wildlife here, including Belize’s national animal, the Baird’s tapir.

Sarstoon-Temash National Park

This national park is southwest of Barranco. While it is very remote and requires effort to get to, you will be rewarded with sights of rare birds and the white-faced capuchin monkey. It’s the prime place for the heartiest of adventurers to test their skills.

Mayflower Bocawina National Park

At Mayflower Bocawina National Park, you’ll have the chance to experience the Cockscomb Basin Jaguar Reserve. There are well over 7,000 acres of unique tropical rainforest to explore. In the reserve, bird watching is a prime activity where you may see the scarlet tangler, spectacled owl, and northern shoveler, among other rare birds. This is a great escape that encompasses a bit of adventure, wildlife, and culture all in one.

What to Do on Your Belize Rainforest Vacation

Now that you know where to go for adventures from Jaguar Creek, the biggest question is what will you do? Fortunately, there are many ways to spend your days in the rainforests of Belize.

Go Hiking

Hiking allows you to explore the natural surrounds of the rainforest on foot. You can stop and make a splash at the waterfalls, a great way to cool off in the hot and humid weather. Or you can simply see how many unique animals you can find while out in the wild. Among them, jaguars are a possibility, though rare. If you spot one, you can consider yourself lucky indeed!

Try Tubing

Tubing on the rivers is a fun way to spend your time in Belize. You can also go cave tubing, and adventure we’re happy to set up for you at Jaguar Creek Belize eco lodge!

See Mayan Ruins

If history is something you find adventurous, you do not want to miss the chance to explore Xunantunich and Cahal Pech. This one is an easy adventure for anyone to partake in, one that gives you a glimpse into the ancient world.

Rappel Down a Waterfall

Waterfalls certainly are beautiful backdrops for your Belize rainforest vacation photos. And they’re great for cooling you down when you’re hot. But for the ultimate adventurist, you will love rappelling down a waterfall. Nothing is more exhilarating than making your way down to the beautiful blue pools that await at the bottom.

Nighttime Zip Line

A nighttime zip line experience in the rainforests of Belize is an epic adventure you’ll love. Try it by day and then go again at night to gain a whole new perspective of this beautiful terrain!

Get Ready for Rainforest Adventures at Jaguar Creek

At Jaguar Creek, we have a mission of immersing you in the best, most sustainable and authentic Belizean experiences during your stay. It’s at the heart of everything we do, from the food we make from scratch to our impeccable resort-style service and our advocacy for the local environment and communities.

We invite you to join us at our Belize eco lodge for untold adventures. You will find half day and full day adventures in the rainforests and surrounding areas that you can make your way. Whether you’re only slightly adventurous or a full-blown thrill seeker, we can arrange your activities to ensure you have an incredible time during your stay.

Book your cabana in the rainforest today and start planning your ultimate Belize rainforest adventure!

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