15 days in Belize Itinerary

15 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  23 h 45 min
1
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
San Ignacio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Placencia
— 4 nights
Fly:  30 min
4
Belize City
— 2 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Sydney

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.
Spend the 30th (Wed) exploring nature at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve. The adventure continues: explore the gorgeous colors at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, stroll through Secret Beach Belize, make a trip to Shark Ray Alley, and look for gifts at Caye Coffee Roasting Co..

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

Sydney, Australia to San Pedro is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Sydney to San Pedro. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in San Pedro. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to San Ignacio.

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Ambergris Caye
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): stroll through Green Iguana Conservation Project and then Head underground at ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Barton Creek Cave and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Blue Hole National Park.

For photos and other tourist information, read our San Ignacio itinerary planner.

Getting from San Pedro to San Ignacio by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Placencia.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cayo, Blue Hole National Park
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ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Blue Hole National Park ©
Blue Hole National Park
Barton Creek Cave ©
Barton Creek Cave

4
nights
Placencia

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Placencia: Glover's Reef Marine Reserve (in Hopkins) and Dangriga (Studio Gallery Cayetano & Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Laughing Bird Caye National Park, look for gifts at Che'il Mayan Products, browse the exhibits of Lola Art Studio, and explore the gorgeous colors at Mesoamerican Reef (Belize Barrier Reef).

For reviews and tourist information, read our Placencia trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Ignacio to Placencia takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Placencia are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Belize City.

Things to do in Placencia

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Dangriga, Mesoamerican Reef (Belize Barrier Reef), Glover's Reef Marine Reserve, Che'il Mayan Products
Highlights from your plan
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve
Mesoamerican Reef (Belize Barrier Reef) ©
Mesoamerican Reef (Belize Barrier Reef)

2
nights
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Belize Zoo and then pause for some photo ops at The Belize Sign Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Caribbean Spice Belize and then stroll through Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Belize City tour planner.

You can fly from Placencia to Belize City in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Belize City are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Belize City

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary
Caribbean Spice Belize ©
Caribbean Spice Belize

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