15 days in Belize & Tikal National Park Itinerary

15 days in Belize & Tikal National Park Itinerary

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Belize City, Belize
— 1 night
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San Ignacio, Belize
— 3 nights
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San Antonio, Belize
— 1 night
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Tikal National Park, Guatemala
— 2 nights
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Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve, Belize
— 4 nights
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Hopkins, Belize
— 3 nights

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Belize City, Belize

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): look for gifts at Moho Chocolate and then don't miss a visit to The Belize Sign Monument.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Belize City trip builder site.

Chicago, USA to Belize City is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in March; daily highs in Belize City reach 85°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Belize City

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

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The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
The Belize Sign Monument ©
The Belize Sign Monument
Moho Chocolate ©
Moho Chocolate

3
nights
San Ignacio, Belize

San Ignacio ©

Cayo Town

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 Belize Botanic Gardens, Poustinia Land Art Park and Che Chem Ha Cave. On the 16th (Mon), Head underground at Che Chem Ha Cave, take in nature's colorful creations at Belize Botanic Gardens, and then stroll around Poustinia Land Art Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Green Iguana Conservation Project and then Head underground at ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the San Ignacio trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Belize City to San Ignacio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
Belize Botanic Gardens ©
Belize Botanic Gardens

1
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San Antonio, Belize

San Antonio ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rio On Pools as well as Caracol. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Rio On Pools. On the next day, delve into the distant past at Caracol and then explore the fascinating underground world of Barton Creek Cave.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Antonio trip planner.

San Antonio is just a stone's throw from San Ignacio. March in San Antonio sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tikal National Park.

Things to do in San Antonio

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Barton Creek Cave ©
Barton Creek Cave
Caracol ©
Caracol
Rio On Pools ©
Rio On Pools

2
nights
Tikal National Park, Guatemala

Tikal National Park
Take a trip to Tikal National Park and discover an ancient city in the thick tropical jungle.
For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tikal National Park road trip planner.

Getting from San Antonio to Tikal National Park by car takes about 3 hours. On the 21st (Sat), you're off to Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve.

Things to do in Tikal National Park

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

4
nights

Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Big Rock Falls.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve tour itinerary tool.

Getting from Tikal National Park to Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve by car takes about 4 hours. You'll set off for Hopkins on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve ©
Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve
Big Rock Falls ©
Big Rock Falls

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Hopkins, Belize

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 Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve as well as Bocawina Adventures & EcoTours Ltd.. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve, then tour in harmony with nature at Bocawina Adventures & EcoTours Ltd., and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hopkins road trip site.

You can drive from Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve to Hopkins in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and shuttle. In March, daytime highs in Hopkins are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hopkins

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Bocawina Adventures & EcoTours Ltd. ©
Bocawina Adventures & EcoTours Ltd.
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve

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