Just a few hours’ flying time from the United States, Belize is increasingly becoming popular as a best friends getaway destination. Whether you want to relax on a beach while sipping delicious cocktails or want to do something more adventurous like cave tubing or clambering up ancient Maya pyramids, Belize is an ideal place for you and your friends to enjoy.
Hike through pristine jungles, explore the depths of caves once used by the ancient Maya for sacrifices, ride horses, learn to play the rhythms of Garifuna drums, eat fantastic food, and dance the night away. Take a dip in the Caribbean or head out further offshore for a snorkeling adventure on the Belize Barrier Reef, one of the most beautiful spots anywhere on Earth.
Whatever your dreams of an ideal friends vacation, let the Black Orchid Resort handle the details for you. The experienced staff will handle everything, allowing you and your friends to reconnect and have the time of your life in Belize.
Belize Package Highlights:
4 nights in the Black Orchid Resort
Daily breakfast and dinner
Transfers to/from the International Airport
Free Welcome Cocktail upon arrival
Unlimited Local Soft Drinks
Full-day Lamanai Maya Site and River tour
Full-day Cave Tubing and Zip-Lining Adventure
Half-day Caye Caulker Marine Reserve snorkeling
60 minute relaxation massage per person
Use of kayaks and paddle boats at Black Orchid
Relax in our swimming pool whenever you like
All Government Taxes and Service Charge
Day 1 – Arrival
Air-Conditioned Van transport from Belize International Airport to Black Orchid Resort. Unlike many jungle resorts there is NO long bumpy ride to get here; road is paved right up to the entrance. You can relax by our pool and enjoy your Free Welcome Cocktail to unwind from your travels.
Day 2 – Full Day Cave Tubing And Zip-Lining And Night Crocodile Spotting
Zip-Lining is a thrilling and exciting adventure, the experience is totally indescribable! Only the true adventurers at heart are advised to participate in this sport! You’ll be individually outfitted with helmets, harnesses and safety lines. Then you go soaring high above the jungle canopy. That is a ride of lifetime that you will never forget!
Then you’ll hike 45 minutes down a jungle trail where your guide will point out the various plants, roots and herbs once used by the ancient Maya for medicinal purpose.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3 – Lamanai Maya Site
You are welcome to the land of ancient Mayan culture! It was an advanced civilization, excelling in writing, mathematics, and astrology. Lamanai, meaning “Submerged Crocodile”, is cradled on the shores of the New River Lagoon and is the largest Mayan ceremonial site in the region.
It boasts over 800 structures that were occupied as early as 1500 B.C. The onsite museum has precious artefacts on display portraying well over 2000 years of Mayan History.
On the way, you will get to enjoy a scenic boat ride up the New River, providing a great opportunity for wildlife spotting. At the site you will get to marvel at panoramic views of the rainforest and lagoon from atop the High Temple.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4 – Half Day Caye Caulker Marine Reserve Barrier Reef Snorkeling
The Barrier Reef is meandering 185 miles (298 km) of unspoiled beauty. It varies from 8 to 16 miles (13-26 km) from the mainland to less than one mile offshore from Caye Caulker. Much of it is totally unexplored and all of it is easily accessible by boat. The reef is like a gigantic wall running parallel to the coast.
The marine life is always in abundance and everyone sees lots of underwater variety. You will see a wide range of coral formations including flower, elk-horn and giant brain corals plus you may see Sea Turtles, Nurse Sharks, Rays and other large creatures. Some of the best easy snorkeling you will find anywhere in the Caribbean.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5 – Departure
You’ll enjoy breakfast with your favorite drink, and then be transferred from Black Orchid Resort to the Belize International Airport in our air conditioned van.
Rates are per person USD and are based on a double occupancy room
Prices Per Person Starting From $1140.00 USD