Belize ATM Tour

Belize ATM TourBelize Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave (ATM tour). The ATM cave was discovered in 1989 and is one of Belize’s best preserved, archeological Mayan ceremonial sites. To this day, the cave has not been looted and nearly all of the cultural artifacts have remained in place as they were originally found in 1989.

On this tour you will trek along the ancient jungle and river trails of the ancient Mayans to their underground passageways then enter cave caverns that dates back over 2000 years during the classic era. The mysteries and secrets of the ancient Maya underworld will be revealed, learn how they used these enchanted cave cavers as ceremonial centers. You will see Burial Chambers with human remains, ceremonial vessels and other cultural artifacts left behind by the ancients.

The most famous of the human remains is known as “The Crystal Maiden”, the skeleton of a teenage girl, probably a sacrifice victim, whose bones which have been completely covered by the natural processes of the cave, leaving them with a sparkling appearance. There are several such skeletons in the main chamber.

ATM Cave SkelitonATM Cave PotteryTo reach the cave, requires a 45 minute nature hike into the jungle including three stream crossings and passes through the 6,700 acre Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve. The entrance to the cave is shaped like an hour glass and is flooded with water. Travelers need to be prepared to get wet, and remain relatively wet to damp during their time in the cave. Note: To do Belize ATM tour you must be in relatively good physical shape, can swim and do not suffer from claustrophobia.

Rates for departure from Belize City or Int’l Airport
Includes: Transfers, License Tour Guide, Lunch, Taxes & Entrance fees.
(Rates are per person in USD)
Tours 1 – 3 People 4 People or more
ATM Day Tour only  $195 per person $185 per person
 
Rate for departure from Placencia 
Includes: Transfers, License Tour Guide, Lunch, Taxes & Entrance fees.
(Rates are per person in USD)
Tours Minimum of 4 people or more
ATM Day Tour only  $225 per person

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Learn more about Belize spectacular cave systems visit Belize Hidden Realms