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River Rat Expeditions - Private Day Tours

Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 661-4562
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Don't miss the ATM Cave

Knowing we had wanted to visit the ATM cave prior to our trip to Belize, it was the only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lee M
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Gonzo is the best! We did ATM with him. He has so much knowledge of the cave, he did research there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Enschede, The Netherlands
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Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 661-4562

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Knowing we had wanted to visit the ATM cave prior to our trip to Belize, it was the only 'adventure' that we had pre-arranged ahead of our arrival. At the recommendation of Parrot Nest Lodge, we contacted Gonzo ahead of time to arrange our tour...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gonzo is the best! We did ATM with him. He has so much knowledge of the cave, he did research there himself, and that shows. Showed us so much more then other touroperators did. Only tip is: eat something before you go in, he takes...More

Thank Iris9999
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I were second to arrive at ATM cave after being picked up early at our hotel by Gonzo. The tour was just the three of us. Arriving early allowed us plenty of time to get a truly excellent explanation of the history...More

Thank Scott_Kisling
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Based on different flyers, I was quite reluctant to do ATM : it sounded super touristic and focused on the "spooky" end of the expedition. Following the recommendations from our hotel, we booked with River rat... what an experience ! Gonzo -out of being simply...More

1  Thank Séverine B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We've known Gonzo for nearly 5 years. He was our tour guide to ATM Cave on our first visit to Belize. Now that we live here, we tell all our friends and family about him. River Rat Expeditions is a very small company, with low...More

1  Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Gonzo was the tour guide extraordinaire for the ATM (Actun Tunichil Muknal) Cave Tour. He is an archaeologist who knows this area very well. I was also very impressed that he has such a deep respect for the area and is very passionate about making...More

1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We did the ATM tour with Gonzo recently; it was clear that he was the most knowledgable guide. Other guides were asking him about various artifacts and formations. He had a great sense of humor and challenged us. For me, this tour was the highlight...More

1  Thank mk8519
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I went on this tour with a friend and another couple and it was such a great, educational and fun experience. They try to keep tours to small groups which is very beneficial! I stayed in three different locations of Belize and went on three...More

1  Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Our family did two tours with River Rats - cave tubing with Pedro and ATM with Gonzo and Luis. Cave tubing was relaxed and Pedro made a great stop in the cave to see formations that weren't visible from the river. Perfect for people who...More

Thank Marian I
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were lucky enough to have Gonzo from River Rat as our guide for the ATM Cave and we couldn't have gotten a better guide. Not only was Gonzo a guide, but he had been helping map and handle maintenance of the cave systems throughout...More

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hi, I am planning to stay at the san Ignacio hotel and was wondering what the cost would be for one person to take a tour from san Ignacio to Tikal (Day tour) on November 22, 2015? Thanks, Jeff Keller
28 June 2015|
Response from divewench102 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Jeff, The trip to Tikal from San Ignacio was $135. that included transportation, border taxes, entrance fees to the site and guided services. I went with my husband, so I don't know if it would be the same rate for... More