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Altun Ha Ruins

45 km north of Belize City, Belize
+501 625-6976
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This collection of temples and other buildings is one of the most well-known Mayan ruins in Belize.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“belize city” (146 reviews)
“altun ha” (41 reviews)
“our tour guide” (57 reviews)
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45 km north of Belize City, Belize
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+501 625-6976
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"belize city"
in 146 reviews
"altun ha"
in 41 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 57 reviews
"sun temple"
in 8 reviews
"sun god"
in 14 reviews
"small site"
in 9 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 50 reviews
"vendors selling"
in 8 reviews
"well worth the trip"
in 14 reviews
"river wallace"
in 14 reviews
"beautiful site"
in 9 reviews
"mayan site"
in 22 reviews
"black orchid resort"
in 8 reviews
"mayan culture"
in 24 reviews
"interesting history"
in 8 reviews
"bring water"
in 7 reviews
"belikin beer"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is amazing, the place is nice, has bathrooms, and a place to buy souvenirs and food and beverages. long ride from Belize city.

Thank chilly2010
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Mayan ruins with Major Tom Greenwood and it was a delight. He is more like a professor on the history here than a tour guide. We were met at the water taxi in Belize City by Major Tom and his son minor...More

1  Thank Terry B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small site compared to the others and does take some travel time to get there, so best plan a full day for this one but it is well worth the trip. Book with one of the local guides they are very knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Altun Ha was a nice excursion. Give yourself plenty of time to explore the site. We only had an hour as we needed to get back to catch the last ferry out of Belize City, but was able to see quite a bit of it.You...More

Thank Stefanie P
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a great day! The tours guides there really know a lot of information and the only limitation we had was the amount of time there, I wish we could have stayed longer. I climbed two of the temples and got a lot of...More

Thank Mary W
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

This relatively small Mayan site was a great first visit of 3 sites we would see on our trip. The small museum is very instructive. The grounds are well kept with a golf course feel. The ruins reconstruction is well done, and one can climb...More

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

A very mystical place,grounds are well kept,easy access to get to and it really looks like a golf coarse with temples on it.I would recommend walking to the pond,it's a short 10 min walk & a beautiful sight. Repellent is needed especially walking to the...More

Thank Enrique D
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Well, our tour guide was very good. She made it interesting. Overall, average. You won’t be blown away with anything here. It’s just nice to say that you’ve been here once, that’s it.

Thank Meechai T
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Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Over the hill, through the valley, & into the football stadium. No, there is no football stadium, yet the central grass courtyard reminded me of one. Stand in the centre and it is the perfect spot to call to one another and hear clearly. An...More

1  Thank Summer B
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Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

The site was beautiful and there was a lot to learn from the area. The views were great and the walk from the parking lot was very short.

Thank Justin D
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Sparkysk
31 January 2017|
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We went to Lamanai and it was beautiful. Glad we made the decision to go here as the crowds were smaller and we were able to climb on of the main temples. Great views. Plus the tour to get their is by boat and the ride up... More
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Maderazo
7 December 2016|
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Response from Tyrone W | Reviewed this property |
It's very safe. Tour companies are best. There really are no crowds since the area is so large.
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CurliQk1
18 September 2016|
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Response from js26red | Reviewed this property |
I would say they aren't that winding. At least not the route that we took. I don't recall any mountainous roads. I think your kid will be fine.
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