12 days in Belize Itinerary

12 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Madison
Bus + Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Belize City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  1 h
2
Kendal
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Cayo
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Orange Walk
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
5
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
6
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Madison

1
night
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): stop by Diamonds International and then examine the collection at Museum of Belize.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Belize City trip planner.

Madison, USA to Belize City is an approximately 10- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Madison in November, things will get much warmer in Belize City: highs are around 34°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Kendal.

Things to do in Belize City

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Belize Zoo, Community Baboon Sanctuary Visitor Center and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Belize ©
Museum of Belize
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo

2
nights
Kendal

Kendal ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): trek along Outback Trails, look for gifts at Garimaya Gift Shop, and then stroll through Glover's Reef Marine Reserve.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kendal day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Belize City to Kendal takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. In November, daily temperatures in Kendal can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Cayo.

Things to do in Kendal

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Hopkins
Highlights from your plan
Outback Trails ©
Outback Trails
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve
Garimaya Gift Shop ©
Garimaya Gift Shop

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Green Iguana Conservation Project and Rio On Pools. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal and delve into the distant past at Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cayo trip maker tool.

Getting from Kendal to Cayo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Orange Walk.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Rio On Pools ©
Rio On Pools

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get outside with Lamanai Eco Adventures and then delve into the distant past at Lamanai Archaeological Reserve.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Orange Walk route tool.

You can drive from Cayo to Orange Walk in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and shuttle. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to San Pedro.

Things to do in Orange Walk

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Lamanai Eco Adventures ©
Lamanai Eco Adventures

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: stop by 12 Belize and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the San Pedro trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Orange Walk to San Pedro takes 4 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Orange Walk to San Pedro is minus 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in San Pedro are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
12 Belize ©
12 Belize

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the gorgeous colors at Turneffe Reef, then kick back and relax at The Split, and then take in the exciting artwork at Red Flower Gallery. On the next day, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then look for gifts at Osprey Silver Jewelry & Boutique.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Caye Caulker trip maker.

You can drive from San Pedro to Caye Caulker in an hour. In November, daytime highs in Caye Caulker are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Split ©
The Split
Turneffe Reef ©
Turneffe Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling

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