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Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve

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    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Barefoot Rental and Services, Main Street, Placencia Belize

    Your guide will pick you up from either Hopkins or Placencia.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve, Mile 12 Southern Hwy, Dangriga Belize

    Tour Guide begins with a tour briefing.  Once we arrive at Maya Center, park tickets are purchased. The 6 miles into the jungle continue until arriving at the visitors center.  At this point the group discuss the park history and importance.  We quickly decide on the trail we will take and head out.  River Tubing is a major highlight of this day in the Jaguar Preserve and this is usually done first.  with the selection of rubber tube to enjoy the river, the group hikes for about  40 minutes to the river.  Reminder of how to manage river tubing as a team on this river is highlighted.  The wet and wild fun continues for another 35 mins.  with exiting the river, the rubber tubes are stocked and another hike begins.  Group hikes for 15 mins to the waterfall.  The spectacular Ben' Bluff waterfall is enjoyed,  after which the group hikes back to the visitors center where we make our way back to Placencia.

    Duration: 4 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Placencia village is very small, we are often able to meet you at hotel or municipal dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia side walk, we'll meet at the nearest side walk exit on the main road.  Also, our main village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate.
    Traveler pickup is offered


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there. Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.
    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.
    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.
    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.


    We pick tour participants from their hotel, VRBO, BnB or resort. Just let us know the name of the property or dock you need us to meet you. We'll be there.

    Both Placencia and Hopkins village is very small, we are often able to meet you at a hotel or boat dock.  If staying at properties on the Placencia sidewalk, we'll meet at the nearest sidewalk exit on the main road.  Also, our Placencia village office is on the main road, we may also meet there. If staying North of Placencia village, we will come to your resort or rental property on the main road.  Please let us know what your needs are and we will do our best to accommodate. As for Hopkins, we will come mainly to resort property. Each situation is unique. Just let us know your scenario and we do our best to accomodate.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    4h
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Entry/Admission - Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
    • Dress code: cool/light clothing for the jungle. Wear bathing suit under.
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We booked and paid for this trip back in the UK to ensure we got to go to Cockscomb. We had no reply from Barefoot so decided to call in at their office when we were in Placencia. Unfortunately the office was never open in the 4 days we were there but we were able to find a
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    Our guide Jason was amazing! (Jason Alexander is his full name for all you Seinfeld fans!) He picked me and my husband up at our rented home and gave us a private tour of the Cockscomb Basin. On our 40 or so minute drive to the basin from Placencia, he supplied us with so much
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    Great tour lead by Ricky up to a waterfall and back. Refreshing swim in the water and swim through the waterfall to the small cove behind it. Lunch provided was tasty!
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    This was one of the coolest experiences and adventures! Doyle (tour guide) was AMAZING and we would highly recommend him. If you love adventure, then you would love the hike in the jungle, floating down the river, hiking to the waterfall, and then rock sliding!!!!!!! GREAT
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    Response from Megs Y, General Manager at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve
    Responded 22 Aug 2018
    Hi Stewy Thank you for reviewing us. It seems you did this cool adventure with Doyle from D'Tours. He and I go way back as we were high school mates and the way I operate is to be 100% honest. Although we do offer a quality tour Jaguar Preserve tour, we are aware that Doyle is simply awesome too:-) So here's to D'tourz <3 Megs
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    I spent a beautiful day at the preserve, hiking, swimming at the waterfall, and tubing down the river with my three boys. We learned about the flora and fauna of Belize while hiking under the shady canopy, then swam in the pool under the waterfall before hiking back to the
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