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#1
Connecticut
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I have been looking into a tour with Coral Breeze, as I don't want to do the cave tubing, but it seems like such a waste of valuable time to tender into town and then go out on a boat again. It seems I have read on these boards, but now I can't find, about some tours that pick you up right at the ship. Anyone know which tours do that?
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After my original post I saw the ad on the top of this page for Belize-Paradise. they say they pick you up right at the ship. Has anyone used this company?
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I believe that is the company that the cruise ships contract...

We are going with a Carnival excursion and our tour picks us up at the ship...
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Your right, the cruiseline excursions that take you to the cayes and cat cruises pick you up right from the ship, if you don't want to book through the ship than you would preobably have no choice, you will have to go to town.
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We've been to Belize one other time, but several years ago. Can't remember how long the tender ride was. Anyone remember????
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