Click here for details of the story, we need not say more. The caves are referred to as “A complex web of underground tunnels, chambers and rivers.” “To the ancient Maya, these caves represented entrances to the underworld, Xibalba. Here, they communicated with the gods and performed sacred rituals – including human sacrifice.”
Thank you Matador Network for such a wonderful article! Here are some pictures of caving in Belize. If you have done this tour before, let us know what it was like for you.