Want a unique and different way to see the country of Belize and some spectacular sights? Tropic Air tours could be just what you are looking for. Not only do you get a birds eye view of the country by touring this way, you also get a huge time savings on both Lamanai tour options.
This tour follows the reef line from San Pedro south to historic St. George’s Caye. Heading east to Half Moon Caye, Lighthouse Reef Atoll to the Blue Hole where the plane will make several passes over this incredible sight. The return flight takes you past Northern Two Caye and north Ambergris near Rocky Point. From there, you will fly down the Barrier Reef back to your starting point. Also see Turneffe Atoll, the Booby Bird Sanctuary, shipwrecks, manatees and other points of interest. Great Blue Hole aerial tour departs: San Pedro, Caye Caulker, Belize City Municipal airports, on Tuesdays and Thursdays and has a two person minimum. More details available on Tropic Air Belize website.
One of the most common things said about Lamanai aside from “stunning” is that the tour is a long day. That is not the case with Tropic Air and you still get to enjoy a scenic boat ride down the New River. A 20 min flight to Tower Hill airstrip in Orange Walk district, followed by a minute taxi ride through sugar cane fields to the boat dock will have you at Lamanai in no time. Here you will experience dense jungle, explore impressive structures built in 100BC and learn about Belizean Bush medicine. the tour includes round trip airfare on Tropic Air, full guided tour, Belizean lunch, and entrance fees. Tropic Lamanai tour departs from San Pedro at 8:00 AM and returns at 2:30 PM with a two person minimum.
If you want an even shorter option click for Lamanai Maya Temples tour. It’s available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays departing at 8:00 am and will have you back by 12:30pm. Perfect timing to grab some lunch in town or by your resort pool.