Fit Travel: 10 Unexpected Adventure Trips in Central America

You are here

Fit Travel: 10 Unexpected Adventure Trips in Central America

From jungles to volcanoes to the ultimate surf spots, discover the surprising, less-traveled sides of our nearby neighbors to the south.
If you’ve never been in a cave, Aktun Tunichil Muknal is a must. In addition to swimming-wading-squeezing-crawling-hiking a half mile deep into the Maya underworld, you get to experience a unique experiment in the world of archaeology and tourism. In the ATM caves, officials have left 1000-year-old bones, pots, and other artifacts in situ, instead of hauling them off to labs and museums. The crystal maiden herself is a full-body skeleton, covered in calcite crystals which sparkle in your headlamp’s light. ($110 day trip; $280 overnight; pacztours.net)

Topics: 

Want more Men's Fitness?

Sign Up for our newsletters now.

more galleries

  • Eliminate "Moobs"
    The man boob elimination workout to build rock hard pecs.
  • No Rules
    Wear white after labor day, plus 9 more fashion rules to break.
  • Cabin Fever
    The 8 best cabin rentals around the U.S. to unwind and unplug.
  • Fit Tech Guys
    Learn how some of the world's best innovators sneak in workouts.
comments powered by Disqus