16 days in Belize Itinerary

16 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Belize City
— 3 nights
2
Placencia
— 5 nights
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 4 nights
4
San Ignacio
— 2 nights

3
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Take a break from Belize City with a short trip to The Belize Zoo in La Democracia, about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the interesting displays at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum, ponder the world of politics at Supreme Court of Belize, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Belize City online trip maker.

Newark, USA to Belize City is an approximately 10-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In March, Belize City is warmer than Newark - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to fly to Placencia.

Things to do in Belize City

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Zipline

5
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: Dangriga (Maya Center Mayan Museum, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve, &more) and Glover's Reef Marine Reserve (in Hopkins). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Laughing Bird Caye National Park, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the exciting artwork at Lola Art Studio, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Placencia trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Belize City to Placencia in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March in Placencia, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Placencia

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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 (Mon) exploring nature at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve. The adventure continues: explore the gorgeous colors at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, don't miss a visit to Shark Ray Alley, stop by Caye Coffee Roasting Co., and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Pedro route planner.

Fly from Placencia to San Pedro in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to San Ignacio.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks 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.
On the 1st (Wed), contemplate the long history of Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, thenbrowse the exhibits of Cappello's Art Gallery, and then delve into the distant past at Cahal Pech. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Creek art walter castillo home art gallery, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, and then stop by Kaj Expressions.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read San Ignacio driving holiday website.

Getting from San Pedro to San Ignacio by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Cayo
Highlights from your plan
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Cahal Pech ©
Cahal Pech

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