Father's Day in San Ignacio, Belize

Planning, planning, LOADS of planning for this upcoming Father’s Day weekend celebration. Belize jungle adventures, a weekend getaway, family dinner, sightseeing…there’s plenty of things to do in San Ignacio, Belize to celebrate for the main man.

 

San Ignacio Resort Hotel compiled a list of 8 great options to make this festivity a fun and thrilling experience for the whole family. Check it out!

 

 

1. Father’s Day Weekend Celebration at the Running W Steakhouse & Restaurant

Belize Sam Ignacio Restaurant

This June, our Belize San Ignacio Restaurant has prepared an exclusive weekend event (June 17th & 18th from 6:30pm to 10:30pm) featuring incredible entrées and Lobby Bar specials. Enjoy a family dining experience alongside LIVE MUSIC (Sunday only) from our hometown’s local talents and sightings of nearby wildlife from our Restaurant’s balcony.

 

Contact 824-2034 or [email protected] for reservations.

 

 

2. Canoeing along the Macal River

Canoeing on Macal River

Feel the rush and flow down the Maya Mountains on the calm, clean, rainforest waters of San Ignacio’s Macal River. This activity is the perfect conveyance of a relaxing yet adventurous day on the river.

 

 

3. Sightseeing

San Ignacio Town

Nothing is better than travelling to new places and getting to know local cultures than with your loved ones. Take a walk in San Ignacio, get to know the people, and try local dishes. We recommend visiting the Saturday morning market for some great finds!

 

 

4. Green Iguana Conservation Project

Green Iguana Conservation Project

And of course, why wouldn’t we recommend the number 1 activity in San Ignacio? Our Belize Iguana Project! This learning adventure has become a favorite adults and children alike since it gives visitors a hands-on experience with these incredibly adorable reptiles. Plus, it makes for a unique family portrait.

 

 

5. Visit Maya Ruins

Xunantunich Maya Ruins

Belize is renowned for its innumerable amount of Maya ruins all throughout the Jewel. San Ignacio’s Xunantunich, Cahal Pech, El Pilar, and Caracol are some great sites to visit during the weekend as they showcase both history and beauty.

 

 

6. Mountain Pine Ridge

Mountain Pine Ridge

A full day of activity! Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve is a private reserve showcasing mesmerizing views of Belize’s natural assets. Here, you can visit top-notch locations such as Rio Frio Caves, Rio on Pools, and Thousand Foot Falls.

 

 

7. Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

Giddy up and hop on the saddle! Enjoy a calming walk through the trails and learn about the surrounding flora, horseback riding will definitely rein (get it??)!

 

 

8. Zip-Lining

Family ziplining

Enjoy a Belize jungle adventure, soar through the jungle canopy, and feel the wind in your face! This exhilarating adventure offers great views of surroundings and tons of thrill.

 

Hopefully some of these options were to your liking. Now, enough reading—it’s time to celebrate Father’s Day!