Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave Tour from San Ignacio
On this tour from San Ignacio, visit Actun Tunichil Muknal, known locally as ATM, a cave located at Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve. During your time there, you can explore the Maya burial site and take a swim in lagoon located in the cave.
Your tour starts with departure from San Ignacio for the 45-minute drive to Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve. Inside the reserve, hike through the jungle for another 45 minutes to reach the entrance of Actun Tunichil Muknal, a cave known for its Maya burial site that includes four skeletons, the most famous of which is a young girl whose bones have been completely covered by the natural environment of the cave, leaving it with a sparkling appearance.
You can swim across a small spring-fed pool and access underground tunnels, passageways, and chambers. You'll also have time to relax and enjoy lunch before returning to San Ignacio, where your tour ends with hotel drop-off.