8 days in Belize Itinerary

8 days in Belize Itinerary

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8 days in Belize Itinerary

Start: Kingston
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Belize City
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + bus:  2​h
2
San Ignacio
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Kingston

2
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours, then meet the residents at The Belize Zoo, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St John's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): stroll through Community Baboon Sanctuary Visitor Center and Museum and then delve into the distant past at Altun Ha.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Belize City online travel route planner .

Kingston, Canada to Belize City is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Kingston in November; daily highs in Belize City reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Belize City

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Belize District, The Belize Zoo
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Altun Ha ©
Altun Ha

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 28th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at 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: explore the ancient world of Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, explore the galleries of Creek art walter castillo home art gallery, and then Head underground at Barton Creek Cave.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read San Ignacio travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Belize City to San Ignacio takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cayo
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ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Barton Creek Cave ©
Barton Creek Cave

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours, see the vivid underwater world at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, and then look for gifts at Caye Coffee Roasting Co.. On your second day here, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Pedro driving holiday planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from San Ignacio to San Pedro in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Caye Caulker

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 2nd (Mon): explore the galleries of Red Flower Gallery and then explore the gorgeous colors at Shark Ray Alley.

To see photos and other tourist information, refer to the Caye Caulker trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Pedro to Caye Caulker takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Red Flower Gallery ©
Red Flower Gallery

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