11 days in Belize Itinerary

11 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h
2
Belize City
— 2 nights
Fly:  30 min
3
Placencia
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Vancouver

1
night
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.
On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, view the masterpieces at Aria Kat Art, thenlook for gifts at Little Blue Gift Shop, and finally admire all the interesting features of Shark Ray Alley.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Caye Caulker trip planning site.

Vancouver, Canada to Caye Caulker is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in January, things will get much warmer in Caye Caulker: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Belize City.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Aria Kat Art ©
Aria Kat Art

2
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Belize Zoo and then pause for some photo ops at The Belize Sign Monument.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Belize City travel route planning site.

Traveling by ferry from Caye Caulker to Belize City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Placencia.

Things to do in Belize City

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
The Belize Sign Monument ©
The Belize Sign Monument

3
nights
Placencia

Placencia ©
Once a humble fishing village, Placencia has been transformed into a leading tourist destination, with its focus primarily on outdoor activity and natural exploration.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Placencia: Glover's Reef Marine Reserve (in Hopkins), Outback Trails (in Kendal) and Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve (in Dangriga). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Laughing Bird Caye National Park, look for gifts at Treasure Box, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Placencia Fellowship, and view the masterpieces at Lola Art Studio.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Placencia trip planner.

Getting from Belize City to Placencia by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Placencia can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Placencia

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Glover's Reef Marine Reserve, Outback Trails, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Outback Trails ©
Outback Trails
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve

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: stroll through Hol Chan Marine Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at Belizean Arts, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read San Pedro trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Placencia to San Pedro takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. In January, daily temperatures in San Pedro can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

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