About Bullet Tree Falls
The Peaceful village of Bullet Tree Falls is located along the Mopan River that flows through the Cayo District, Belize. It lies approximately five kilometers (three miles) 10 minutes northwest of San Ignacio, just 2 hours from Belize’s International Airport. Buses between Bullet Tree Falls and San Ignacio run several times a day and taxi service is available to downtown San Ignacio.
According to the 2010 census, Bullet Tree Falls has a population of 2,124 people in 426 households. The population consists mainly of Spanish-speaking mestizos. Bullet Tree Falls has developed a small tourist economy facilitated by its location between San Ignacio and the El Pilar Maya archeological site. The village hosts several lodges, a botanical garden and a few grocery store. There is no Bank in the village, if you need extra cash, you will have to do that in the main town of San Ignacio.
Bullet Tree Riverside Cabanas (Cohune Palm Cabanas) is located just off the main road before you reached the bridge in the village, and is the ideal base for all jungle, river and archaeological adventures in the San Ignacio.
We look forward to sharing our little piece of this beautiful jewel with you!