The Move to El Progresso in Cayo District
Calico Jack’s new location offers accessibility to the traditional life style of the small farming villages in the area, including the idyllic village of El Progresso (7 Miles) with links to the ancient Maya, indigenous to Belize, Creoles, as well as most recently refugees from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.
CJV, El Progresso, is best known for its first-class personalized, exhilarating and safe zip line tours available to both daytime explorers and overnight guests.
CJV also offers accommodations. In this regard, CJV’s location in the Mountain Pine Ridge region of central Belize provides privacy and intimacy and the sights, sounds, and sensations of a tropical rainforest for overnight guests. CJV’s spacious 2 -3 bedroom/2 bathroom villas with kitchenettes provide comfortable and stylish lodging.
Calico Jack’s elegant poolside-restaurant offers excellent cuisine including Belizean and vegetarian specialties to local and foreign guests alike.
CJV via El Progresso Field Station also offers accommodations and meal packages for church, medical, student, research or family groups for up to 25 guests.
Calico Jack’s operations facilitate the financing of training and philanthropic activities for the village of El Progresso.
Dr. Ydahlia, Mr. Chet, and the caretaker management and staff at Calico Jack’s Village are devoted to your comfort, safety, and pleasure, from the adventures you wish to pursue to the food you eat. Even before you arrive, we will know your comfort and travel needs.
Expect our help in mapping out adventures to nearby jungle and reef, and arranging your travel by plane, or vehicle. Expect unpaved roads through Belizean local villages, tropical vegetation and wildlife, and opportunities to exchange stories with fellow adventurers and local residents.