10 days in Belize Itinerary

10 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Calgary
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Caye Caulker
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Dangriga
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Cayo
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Orange Walk
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Calgary

1
day
Caye Caulker

Caye Caulker ©
At just under 8 km (5 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide, the limestone coral island of Caye Caulker offers a small but perfectly formed getaway 32 km (20 mi) offshore from Belize City.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Estuary of Caye Caulker, kick back and relax at The Split, and then admire all the interesting features of Shark Ray Alley.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Caye Caulker trip planner.

Calgary, Canada to Caye Caulker is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Calgary in January; daily highs in Caye Caulker reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Dangriga.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
The Split ©
The Split

1
night
Dangriga

Dangriga ©
Dangriga, formerly known as Stann Creek Town, is a town in southern Belize, located on the Caribbean coast at the mouth of the North Stann Creek River. On the 16th (Wed), trek along Outback Trails and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve.

Plan my day in Dangriga using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Caye Caulker to Dangriga by car takes about 3.5 hours. January in Dangriga sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cayo.

Things to do in Dangriga

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Outback Trails
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Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
Outback Trails ©
Outback Trails

2
nights
Cayo

Cayo ©
Holidays in Cayo offer adventure and history in equal measure, with a wealth of ancient sites and unspoiled environment to explore.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, tour the pleasant surroundings at Green Iguana Conservation Project, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rio On Pools. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve and then explore the ancient world of Caracol.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cayo online vacation maker.

Getting from Dangriga to Cayo by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of shuttle and car. In January, daytime highs in Cayo are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Orange Walk.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
Caracol ©
Caracol
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins

3
nights
Orange Walk

Orange Walk ©
An agricultural town that has become an economic hub, Orange Walk sits in a privileged position among ecologically diverse landscape, fertile fields, and historical ruins.
On the 19th (Sat), explore the ancient world of Cerros Archaeological Reserve and then steep yourself in history at Lamanai Archaeological Reserve.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Orange Walk day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cayo to Orange Walk takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cayo to Orange Walk. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in January, and nighttime lows around 21°C. On the 21st (Mon), you'll travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Orange Walk

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cerros Archaeological Reserve, Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
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Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, browse the exhibits of Belizean Arts and then stroll through Hol Chan Marine Reserve.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the San Pedro planning site.

Traveling by car from Orange Walk to San Pedro takes 4 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orange Walk to San Pedro due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Orange Walk, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Pedro, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Secret Beach Belize
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Secret Beach Belize ©
Secret Beach Belize

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