Children's Activities

The Placencia Resort''s activities

Belize is full of inland and ocean adventure for the whole family. From snorkeling the cayes to exploring Mayan ruins, The Placencia Resort has fun, enriching activities for guests of all ages. All tours depart straight from the resort, with full day and half day options. Each tour includes transportation and drinks, though meal options may vary. Enquire below regarding special tour pricing for kids or simply go to our adventure desk during your stay to plan your family-friendly Belize adventure!

Ranguana Caye Tropical Island Experience

A 2-acre, picture-perfect private island off the coast of Placencia, Ranguana Caye is the #1 area tour on Trip Advisor. Kids can snorkel around the island, play beach games, paddleboard or kayak, and so much more. Meals are always included!

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Chocolate Making

Make chocolate from scratch... the Mayan way! Learn this ancient tradition and sample ingredients every step of the way. And of course, you can take home your chocolate as a tasty souvenier.

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Jungle Zip Lining and Cave Tubing

Why experience the jungle by foot when you can see it through the trees? Experience miles of jungle zip lining perfect for the whole family, then go cave tubing to cool off. This tour departs for half day adventure beginning in the morning or afternoon. Snacks and water are provided.

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Monkey River

Take a cruise along Monkey River through sub-tropical rainsforest filled with troops of Howler monkeys, iguana, toucan, and so much more. Stop for a quick jungle hike along the way to see even more. This half day tour leaves in the morning or afternoon. Each tour includes snacks and water.

Snorkel or Learn to SCUBA Dive

Kids 10 and up can go snorkel the Belize Barrier Reef and various dive sites in the area. For those interested in SCUBA diving, stop by our PADI 5-star dive shop for a Discover SCUBA class and receive your certification!


Tour Ancient Maya Sites

From Xunantunich to the Southern Ruins, touring sites from ancient Belizean civilizations is a fun way to learn about local history. This is a full day tour and includes lunch.