12 days in Belize Itinerary

12 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Belize City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Caye Caulker
— 2 nights
+3
Ferry + Foot + Bus + Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Cayo
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Lighthouse Reef Atoll
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  6 h 45 min
End: New York City

2
nights
Belize City

Belize City
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Belize City itinerary planning website.

New York City, USA to Belize City is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of subway, train, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Belize City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from New York City in March: high temperatures in Belize City hover around 85°F and lows are around 73°F. On the 4th (Mon), you're off to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Belize City

Museums

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Blackhawk Sailing - Tours. On the 4th (Mon), get a new perspective on things with Blackhawk Sailing - Tours, then take in the exciting artwork at Red Flower Gallery, and then kick back and relax at The Split.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Caye Caulker trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Belize City to Caye Caulker in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in March, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cayo.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Split ©
The Split
Scuba & Snorkeling
Little Blue Gift Shop ©
Little Blue 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal. On the 7th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Rio On Pools, delve into the lush surroundings at Green Hills Butterfly Ranch, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Big Rock Falls. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Art Box Belize Arts & Crafts Center and then explore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal.

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

Do a combination of ferry, bus, and car from Caye Caulker to Cayo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, shuttle, flight, and car. In March, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Lighthouse Reef Atoll.

Things to do in Cayo

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Rio On Pools ©
Rio On Pools
Big Rock Falls ©
Big Rock Falls

1
night
Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Lighthouse Reef Atoll ©
Home to the iconic Great Blue Hole--a giant marine sinkhole--Lighthouse Reef Atoll is a mecca for scuba divers and snorkelers.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Great Blue Hole.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lighthouse Reef Atoll tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Cayo to Lighthouse Reef Atoll takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. March in Lighthouse Reef Atoll sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to San Pedro.

Things to do in Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Great Blue Hole ©
Great Blue Hole

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Secret Beach Belize. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Belize Chocolate Company and Belizean Arts. The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Pedro trip planner.

Getting from Lighthouse Reef Atoll to San Pedro by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In March in San Pedro, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 73°F at night. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Secret Beach Belize
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Secret Beach Belize ©
Secret Beach Belize

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