Tours from Hopkins Belize

Locally owned and operated tour company in Hopkins Village, Belize

South Water Adventure Belize tour company is a locally owned tour operator in Hopkins village, Belize. Our primary focus is offering safe, local, cultural, and environmentally sustainable adventures to visitors from around the globe. We offer first hand experiences, a friendly staff, and a whole lot of fun! All guides are licensed and certified, with at least six years’ experience in tour guiding.

Hopkins is a Garifuna village on the coast of the Stann Creek District in Belize. It's known as the cultural center of the Garifuna population in Belize. Hopkins is divided into two sections, to the north, the area of town is called Baila while to the south, the area of town is known as False Sittee. Hopkins is surrounded by the Maya Mountains and the Cockscomb Range inland, and the Caribbean Sea on its shore. Vacationing in Hopkins, Belize offers easy access to some of the best marine and inland adventures in all of Belize.

Why support South Water Adventures?

  • We are 100% locally owned

  • We support The Southern Belize Fly Tying Initiative giving tools, materials and instruction to locals so they can make a living as commercial fly tyers.

  • We employ only local guides so all your dollars stay in the community

Inland Tours

Chocolate Making Tour

from $45.00

Experience the traditional Mayan way of making chocolate. Join us for a tour of chocolate making starting from the cacao tree to the cacao bean to the Mayan Chocolate Bar in your hands!


Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:30 am / 
Returns:12:00 pm
Lunch Not Included

Cockscomb Waterfall and Jungle Hike

from $65.00

Cockscomb Basin is known for its spectacular waterfalls, mountain views, nature trails, and rich diversity of over 290 species of birds, Its also home to all five (5) of Belize's cats: Jaguar, Puma, Margay, Jaguarondi, and Ocelot.


Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:00 am  /  Returns:1:00 pm
Lunch Not Included

St. Herman's Cave Tubing Tour

from $100.00

This is a combination of cave exploration and cave tubing to explore this incredible river system. With your head lamp at the ready, your body relaxed and your guide leading the way cave tubing offers an exhilarating  rainforest and caving experience. 

Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:00 am /  Returns:2:00 pm
Lunch Included

Xunantunich and Inland Blue Hole Tour

from $100.00

A scenic drive to Cayo District where you will visit Xunantunich Mayan ruin, also known as the "Maiden of the Rock” is the second tallest Mayan ruin in Belize. The Blue Hole is a cool and refreshing place for an afternoon swim. It was formed by the collapse of an underground limestone cave.

Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:00 am  /  Returns:4:00 pm
Lunch Included

Marine Tours

Belize Fly Fishing

from $350.00

Hunt Permit, Tarpon and Bonefish in one the world’s finest fisheries. We travel east from Hopkins Village to the famous “pancake” flats of Southern Belize Barrier Reef.

Intensity:Moderate
Departs:6:00 am / Returns:3:00 pm
Lunch Included

Catch and Cook Adventure

from $125.00

Take a relaxing 30-minute ride out to the world’s second largest barrier reef to snorkel in magnificent aqua blue waters with its myriad of fish, corals and stingrays. 

Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:00 am  /  Returns:4:00 pm
Lunch Included

Belize Reef Fishing 

from $100.00

Reef Fishing is all about getting some fish on the line!  We will take you east from Hopkins Village to the second largest barrier reef in the world!

Intensity:Easy
Departs:8:00 am  /  Returns:4:00 pm
Lunch Included

River and Lagoon Fishing 

from $99.00

Take a trip to the less traveled rivers and lagoons while enjoying the sights and sounds of the Belize jungle   An often overlooked area that can produce a spectacular array of sportfish are the surrounding rivers and Lagoons of southern Belize.

Intensity:Easy
Departs:7:00 am  /  Returns:1:00 pm
Lunch Not Included