TripAdvisor has just published its yearly report, World’s Top Spots for Adventure and this year, Belize is listed as one of the top ten. It’s easy to see why. With white sand beaches, unspoiled jungle and a respect for nature, Belize has become an ideal destination for lovers of the outdoors.

Belize is for Adventurous Hearts

Your heart will beat faster when you take on any of these Belize adventure tours.

Belize Barrier Reef. The world’s second-largest barrier reef offers an incredible experience to thrill-seeking scuba divers, snorkelers and sea kayakers. Explore this UNESCO World Heritage site.

River cruises. The Old Belize River is a sparkling waterway that winds through miles of unspoiled rainforest. Traveling on the river gives you the chance to spot hundreds of bird species and wildlife of all kinds.

Explore the outdoors. You can explore Belize in your favorite way. Try hiking, camping, horseback riding, river rafting, zip-lining or cave expeditions. You can do it all here.

Wildlife sanctuaries. Belize is home to many wildlife and bird sanctuaries. You can visit Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary, the world’s first jaguar sanctuary, or Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, which offers acres of wetlands and bird habitats. Look for howler monkeys on the Monkey River and visit the Belize Zoo, which was established as a sanctuary for rescued and orphaned wildlife.

Maya ruins. Belize is home to many important Maya ruins. Hike the temples and pyramids of Caracol, Altun Ha, Xunantunich and many more. Learn about this ancient culture that is still alive in Belize.

Experience the Best of Belize at the Black Orchid Resort

If you’re looking for the perfect place to launch your own Belize adventure, you can’t do better than the Black Orchid Resort. Our award-winning resort is located in the charming village of Burrell Boom.

Although it’s just minutes away from Belize City, Black Orchid feels like it’s a world away. You’ll stay in your private retreat, surrounded by lush gardens on the banks of the Old Belize River. The resort has a swimming pool, restaurant, bar, and an onsite spa. We also provide free transportation to and from the Belize International Airport.

Contact  Black Orchid, and get ready to explore all of Belize’s most exciting excursions with our help.