17 days in Belize Itinerary

17 days in Belize Itinerary

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San Ignacio
— 4 nights
2
Augustine
— 1 night
3
Placencia
— 3 nights
4
Belize City
— 2 nights
5
Caye Caulker
— 2 nights
6
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Chaa Creek Natural History Museum and Cappello's Art Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal and River Rafting & Tubing. Take a break from San Ignacio with a short trip to Blue Hole National Park in Belmopan, about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, explore the galleries of Creek art walter castillo home art gallery, take a peaceful walk through Green Hills Butterfly Ranch, and contemplate the long history of El Pilar.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Ignacio sightseeing planner.

Denver, USA to San Ignacio is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Augustine.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Belmopan, Cayo
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ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Augustine

Augustine ©
On the 20th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Rio On Pools.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Augustine trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from San Ignacio to Augustine takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Placencia.

Things to do in Augustine

Nature · Parks
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Rio On Pools ©
Rio On Pools

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lola Art Studio and Placencia Fellowship. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Spas. Get out of town with these interesting Placencia side-trips: Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve (in Dangriga) and Outback Trails (in Kendal). The adventure continues: head off the coast to Laughing Bird Caye National Park.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Placencia attractions planning website.

Getting from Augustine to Placencia by car takes about 4 hours. April in Placencia sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Belize City.

Things to do in Placencia

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve, Outback Trails
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Outback Trails ©
Outback Trails
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): examine the collection at Museum of Belize, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St John's Cathedral, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Belize Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Community Baboon Sanctuary Visitor Center and Museum, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then examine the collection at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Belize City, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Placencia to Belize City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in April, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can ride a ferry to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Belize City

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Community Baboon Sanctuary Visitor Center and Museum, The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Museum of Belize ©
Museum of Belize

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stop by Osprey Silver Jewelry & Boutique, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then view the masterpieces at Red Flower Gallery, and finally explore the gorgeous colors at Shark Ray Alley. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at The Split and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Turneffe Reef.

To plan Caye Caulker vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. April in Caye Caulker sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to San Pedro.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Turneffe Reef ©
Turneffe Reef

3
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.
Belizean Arts and The Gallery of San Pedro will appeal to museum buffs. Get in touch with nature at Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Secret Beach Belize. Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, take the plunge with a skydiving experience, look for gifts at 12 Belize, and stroll through Mexico Rocks.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Pedro travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Caye Caulker to San Pedro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April in San Pedro, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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
Mexico Rocks ©
Mexico Rocks
Scuba & Snorkeling

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