10 days in Belize Itinerary

10 days in Belize Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
+2
Tram + Foot + Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Belize City
— 3 nights
Bus:  2 h 15 min
2
San Ignacio
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  4 h 30 min
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Dallas

3
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Step out of Belize City to go to La Democracia and see The Belize Zoo, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, pause for some photo ops at The Belize Sign Monument, examine the collection at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at St John's Cathedral.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Belize City sightseeing site.

Dallas, USA to Belize City is an approximately 6- hour combination of tram and flight. You can also fly; or drive. When traveling from Dallas in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Belize City: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Belize City

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

The Belize Zoo
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River Rafting & Tubing
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Zipline

2
nights
San Ignacio

San Ignacio ©
The cultural hub of the district, San Ignacio neatly blends tourism and tradition, expats and indigenous peoples into a convincingly authentic, but modern and welcoming inland town.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum, then steep yourself in history at Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, and then take in the exciting artwork at Cappello's Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Barton Creek Cave and then stroll through Green Iguana Conservation Project.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Ignacio attractions planner.

Getting from Belize City to San Ignacio by combination of flight and bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow time for travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Cayo
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Barton Creek Cave ©
Barton Creek Cave
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum ©
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum

3
nights
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

San Pedro ©
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
San Pedro is known for wildlife, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the vivid underwater world at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Pedro tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from San Ignacio to San Pedro takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in November, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

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