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Old August 19th, 2006, 08:17 PM
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Has anyone done any ship excursions for the Costa Maya port?? Any info would be appreciated fellow cruisers.
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We took the ship's excursion to Uvero Beach and I wasn't really impressed. I had a better time going to the beach at Majahual (sp) by ourselves (and it was a lot cheaper).
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In Costa Maya, we took a taxi to Majahual and hated it, turned around and went right back to the ship. Costa Maya is my second least favorite stop, Belize being the worst.
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we did the kohunlich tour and it was pretty interesting. my only advice is to use the washroom at the pier before you get on the bus. the ride is a little over 2 hours one way and although there's a bathroom on the bus, it's about half the size of an airplane bathroom.

i'd be happy to give more details on this excursion if you want to email me.

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We booked a tour to the Ruins of Chacchoben with a private tour company. The leader (Ivan) is a native Mayan and grew up on the site. We highly recommend them; I listed the link to their web site below. I even learned a little Mayan on the way to the site from Ivan. "Milo" means thank you.

http://www.chacchobenruins.com/wst_page8.html
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we went on the Chacchoben Mayan Ruins tour nice way to see the area and the ruins were quite fasinating
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I agree. We went to Mahual and we spent 1 hour there and went back to the ship. It was dirty and very expensive. No one was nice. It was my least favorite stop with Roatan being my WORST!
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