12 days in Belize Itinerary

12 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Albuquerque
+2
Taxi + Fly + Drive:  12 h 15 min
1
Cayo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Placencia
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
4
Belize City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Caye Caulker
— 3 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Fly + Taxi:  11 h 15 min
End: Albuquerque

1
night
Cayo

Cayo ©
Holidays in Cayo offer adventure and history in equal measure, with a wealth of ancient sites and unspoiled environment to explore.
On the 17th (Thu), stroll through Green Iguana Conservation Project, contemplate the long history of Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, and then Head underground at Barton Creek Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Big Rock Falls and then take a memorable tour with MayaWalk Tours.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Cayo trip builder tool.

Albuquerque, USA to Cayo is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of taxi, flight, and car. You can also do a combination of taxi, flight, shuttle, bus, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. In January, Cayo is much hotter than Albuquerque - with highs of 81°F and lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Placencia.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
MayaWalk Tours ©
MayaWalk Tours
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): trot along with a tour on horseback, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Placencia Fellowship, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Laughing Bird Caye National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): head outdoors with Silk Caye.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Placencia online trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Cayo to Placencia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In January, daytime highs in Placencia are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Placencia

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Horseback Riding Tours
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Silk Caye ©
Silk Caye

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.
On the 21st (Mon), view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hol Chan Marine Reserve. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Secret Beach Belize, and then look for gifts at Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Pedro trip planner.

Fly from Placencia to San Pedro in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. January in San Pedro sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 69°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Belize City.

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

2
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): examine the collection at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from Tours.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Belize City trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Pedro to Belize City in 2.5 hours. In January in Belize City, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Belize City

Adventure Outdoors Tours
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Zipline

3
nights
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.
On the 25th (Fri), stroll through The Estuary of Caye Caulker, then kick back and relax at The Split, and then explore the gorgeous colors at Shark Ray Alley.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Caye Caulker sightseeing app.

You can drive from Belize City to Caye Caulker in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Caye Caulker can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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
Aria Kat Art ©
Aria Kat Art

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