Calico Jack's Ancient Jungle Garden Trail

Calico Jack’s Ancient Jungle Garden Trail

Guests ponder medicine trail stories
Guests on Medicine Trail Tour

This hiking trail gives visitors an opportunity to learn about the many medicinal properties of rainforest plants and trees used by the ancient Maya in their daily lives. Many of these plants and trees are still used by Belizeans as “home” remedies. Guests can also spot some of the birds and other wildlife in the area when hiking on the medicine trail. The intent of this guided tour is to spread the knowledge of Mayan healing traditions and also of rainforest preservation.

The 1 mile tour takes about one hour and is invigorating as you seamlessly move through the jungle and description of more than 90 plants and trees including different varieties of orchids, four varieties of natural viagra, natural pesticides, and plants that cure a host of ailments from stomach ache to mouth sores. Associated medicinal and daily uses and myths are described.

Calico Jack's Ancient Jungle Garden Trail Tour

Garden Trail
Fish tail
Garden Trail
Ortilia Orchid
Colored Aracari
Colored Aracari
Crested Owl
Crested Owl