Belize Vacation Sweepstakes (Essay#7)
Chaa Creek is by far the best Belize destination for so many reasons. Located in the rainforest at the foot of the majestic Maya Mountains and along the banks of the Macal river, Chaa Creek has something to make every traveler’s dreams come true. Whether it be a hike deep into the rainforest among the native plants and animals , exploring Mayan temples that have been preserved for hundreds of years or just relaxing in the unique accomodations engulfed in unmatched natural beauty, Chaa Creek offers something unique for everyone.
Belize is a bird watchers paradise, offering over 300 species.If you’re feeling adventurous, maybe one of the many canoes rides are for you or maybe a horseback ride to the Maya Organic Farm and the Belize Botanical garden. Mountain biking would also be a great adventure, riding through the many spectacular attractions. How about viewing a 1000 foot waterfall or a quiet afternoon at the Butterfly Farm?
For the more academic visitor a guided or self-guided tour along the Macal River would be a great introduction to the herbs and plants used in Mayan medicine or a visit to the Natural History Centre. . A real unforgettable treat would be exploring some of Belize’s extensive cave systems or a walk in the darkness searching for creatures of the night like ocelots, howler monkeys, tarantulas and patoos.
Chaa Creek’s spa offers wonderful personalized services to promote good health and well being. A visit must include a spa visit as well as to the fine restaurants on the property. Whether it be an adventurous family vacation or a honeymoon for a couple starting their lives together, Chaa Creek in Belize is everyone’s “once in a lifetime” vacation. Swim in a cave, traverse through a rainforest, sleep in a treetop, swim with dolphins, dine on great cuisine or just relax in your room’s jacuzzi, but don’t delay your trip to Chaa Creek, nature’s heaven on earth.