13 days in Belize Itinerary

13 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h
2
Hopkins
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Cayo
— 4 nights
+3
Drive + Bus + Foot + Ferry:  4 h 45 min
4
Caye Caulker
— 3 nights
+4
Ferry + Foot + Ferry + Taxi + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Los Angeles

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Secret Beach Belize and Belizean Arts. Get in touch with nature at Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Skydiving. There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Pedro online journey planner.

Los Angeles, USA to San Pedro is an approximately 9- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, bus, taxi, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to San Pedro. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect San Pedro to be somewhat warmer, temps between 88°F and 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Hopkins.

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
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Studio Gallery Cayetano, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then look for gifts at Golden Gifts. Keep things going the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Hopkins tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from San Pedro to Hopkins in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cayo.

Things to do in Hopkins

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Studio Gallery Cayetano
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Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
Cayo

Cayo ©
Holidays in Cayo offer adventure and history in equal measure, with a wealth of ancient sites and unspoiled environment to explore.
Get a sense of the local culture at Caracol and Xunantunich Mayan Ruins. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Green Iguana Conservation Project and Barton Creek Cave. There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, admire the sheer force of Rio On Pools, explore the world behind art at Tanah Mayan Art Museum, and make a trip to House of Culture.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cayo trip planner.

Drive from Hopkins to Cayo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of shuttle and car. In April, daytime highs in Cayo are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
MayaWalk Tours ©
MayaWalk Tours

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Shark Ray Alley and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Split and The Estuary of Caye Caulker.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Caye Caulker trip website.

Do a combination of car, bus, and ferry from Cayo to Caye Caulker in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, shuttle, and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Caye Caulker are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Split ©
The Split

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