22 days in Belize Itinerary

22 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Orange Walk
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Dangriga
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Augustine
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Belmopan
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
5
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h
End: Newark

3
nights
Orange Walk

Orange Walk ©
An agricultural town that has become an economic hub, Orange Walk sits in a privileged position among ecologically diverse landscape, fertile fields, and historical ruins.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lamanai Archaeological Reserve and Santa Rita Archaeological Site. Go for a jaunt from Orange Walk to Cerros to see Cerros Archaeological Reserve about 52 minutes away. There's more to do: head outdoors with Lamanai Eco Adventures.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Orange Walk holiday planner.

Newark, USA to Orange Walk is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark in January, things will get much hotter in Orange Walk: highs are around 86°F and lows about 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Dangriga.

Things to do in Orange Walk

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, Santa Rita Archaeological Site, Cerros Archaeological Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Lamanai Eco Adventures ©
Lamanai Eco Adventures
Santa Rita Archaeological Site ©
Santa Rita Archaeological Site

4
nights
Dangriga

Dangriga ©
Dangriga, formerly known as Stann Creek Town, is a town in southern Belize, located on the Caribbean coast at the mouth of the North Stann Creek River. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lola Art Studio and Placencia Fellowship. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dangriga: Hopkins (Garimaya Gift Shop & Glover's Reef Marine Reserve) and Placencia (Spas & Laughing Bird Caye National Park). There's still lots to do: stroll through Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve and take in the exciting artwork at Studio Gallery Cayetano.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dangriga tour planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and car from Orange Walk to Dangriga in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Orange Walk to Dangriga, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orange Walk in January, expect nights in Dangriga to be about the same, around 69°F, while days are little chillier, around 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Augustine.

Things to do in Dangriga

Parks Wildlife Spas

Side Trips

Placencia, Hopkins
Highlights from your plan
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve
Spas

3
nights
Augustine

Augustine ©
Augustine is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Caracol, Head underground at Barton Creek Cave, and take in the dramatic scenery at Rio On Pools.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Augustine vacation maker site.

Drive from Dangriga to Augustine in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Belmopan.

Things to do in Augustine

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Belmopan

Nicknamed the "Garden City" thanks to its planned urban parklands, Belmopan serves as the capital of Belize and a launching point for tours of nearby caves and Mayan ruins.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum and Creek art walter castillo home art gallery. Get out of town with these interesting Belmopan side-trips: River Rafting & Tubing (in Belize City), The Belize Zoo (in La Democracia) and San Ignacio (Green Iguana Conservation Project & Spas & Wellness). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, view the masterpieces at Art Box Belize Arts & Crafts Center, and explore the striking landscape of Blue Hole National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Belmopan day trip planner.

You can drive from Augustine to Belmopan in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Belmopan can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Belmopan

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

San Ignacio, ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, River Rafting & Tubing, The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum ©
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum
Art Box Belize Arts & Crafts Center ©
Art Box Belize Arts & Crafts Center

7
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.
Get some cultural insight at Belizean Arts and Red Flower Gallery. We've included these beaches for you: Secret Beach Belize and The Split. Spend the 2nd (Sun) exploring nature at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve. There's much more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the exciting artwork at The Gallery of San Pedro, and stroll through Mexico Rocks.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Pedro trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Belmopan to San Pedro takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In January, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 69°F. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Secret Beach Belize ©
Secret Beach Belize
Spas

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