13 days in Belize Itinerary

13 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Athens
Fly:  19 h
1
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Hopkins
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
San Ignacio
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Belize City
— 3 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Athens

4
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.
You've added Turneffe Reef, Mexico Rocks, The Estuary of Caye Caulker, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hol Chan Marine Reserve.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Pedro vacation planning website.

Athens, Greece to San Pedro is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Athens to San Pedro due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Athens in January, with highs in San Pedro at 32°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hopkins.

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Mexico Rocks ©
Mexico Rocks

2
nights
Hopkins

Hopkins ©
Advertised as the "Friendliest Village in Belize," Hopkins remains a small fishing settlement on a stretch of golden coastline that offers plenty of modern amenities.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glover's Reef Marine Reserve as well as Mayflower Bocawina National Park. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Laughing Bird Caye National Park and then explore the gorgeous colors at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Mayflower Bocawina National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Hopkins trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Pedro to Hopkins takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Hopkins

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

2
nights
San Ignacio

San Ignacio ©
The cultural hub of the district, San Ignacio neatly blends tourism and tradition, expats and indigenous peoples into a convincingly authentic, but modern and welcoming inland town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Branch Mouth. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): stroll through Green Iguana Conservation Project.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Ignacio trip planner.

Getting from Hopkins to San Ignacio by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Belize City.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum ©
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum
Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project

3
nights
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nohoch Che'en Caves Branch Archaeological Reserve, The Belize Zoo, Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, and other attractions you added.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Belize City trip tool.

You can drive from San Ignacio to Belize City in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in February, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Belize City

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Belize District, Goff's Caye, Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary

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