Tag Archives: Belize Food

Maya House

Belize Botanic Gardens, located right next to duPlooy’s Jungle Lodge features conservation collections of Belizean flora, an extensive Maya Medicine Trail, Rainforest and Savannah Trails, Trails for hiking and more.

Tamales ready to eat at Belize Botanic Gardens’ Maya House
Tamales are a great taste of Belizean food









Visit for a day and learn about the flora of Belize, eat a delicious lunch at duPlooy’s, swim in the Macal River – it’s a great day out.  Better yet, stay at duPlooy’s where the Belize Botanic Garden entrance is included with your room, as well as continental breakfast and use of tubes and canoes on the river.

Cooking Tamales at Belize Botanic Gardens' Maya House
Cooking Tamales at Belize Botanic Gardens’ Maya House

Bring your group and reserve a Mayan Cultural experience – learn about Medicine plants, make a broom from palm fronds and cook tamales over a wood fire for your lunch

Lunch -Time Goodness

duPlooy Quesadilla
duPlooy Quesadilla

Spoil your tummy and satisfy your hunger by biting into our Special duPlooy’s Quesadilla. This lunchtime goodness has become a personal favorite for many visitors, who just cant get enough of it. Made with fresh cut veggies, chunky pieces of chicken, melted mozzarella and feta cheese, all hugged between fresh soft handmade flour tortillas. Oh and who could ever forget the secret ingredient that gives it that extra kick. Sorry I vowed not to tell what it is, you simply have to come try it for yourself. Send your taste buds on a ride and enjoy!  This is just one of the many delicious lunch items available at duPlooy’s. Continue reading Lunch -Time Goodness