8 days in Belize Itinerary

8 days in Belize Itinerary

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Caye Caulker
— 2 nights
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 1 night
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Placencia
— 1 night
4
Hopkins
— 1 night
5
San Ignacio
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 10th (Wed), kick back and relax at The Split, make a trip to Shark Ray Alley, and then view the masterpieces at Red Flower Gallery. Keep things going the next day: stop by Osprey Silver Jewelry & Boutique, explore the gorgeous colors at Turneffe Reef, and then get some thrills on the water with Anda De Wata Tours.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Caye Caulker trip itinerary maker tool.

Cranbrook, Canada to Caye Caulker is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Cranbrook to Caye Caulker. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Cranbrook in March: high temperatures in Caye Caulker hover around 34°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to San Pedro.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Must see
Shark Ray Alley
4.5
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Must see
Turneffe Reef
4.5
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Speed Boats Tour
Anda De Wata Tours
4.8

1
night
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stop by 12 Belize, take an unforgettable tour with C & S Golf Cart Rental, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then see some colorful creatures with Belize Parasail Plus, and finally view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Pedro travel planner.

Ride a ferry from Caye Caulker to San Pedro in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In March, daytime highs in San Pedro are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Placencia.

Things to do in San Pedro

Spas · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Spa
Spas
4.5
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Belize Parasail Plus
4.8
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Helicopter Tour
C & S Golf Cart Rental
4.4

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Placencia Fellowship, and then step off the mainland to explore Laughing Bird Caye National Park.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Placencia journey planner.

Traveling by flight from San Pedro to Placencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March in Placencia, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hopkins.

Things to do in Placencia

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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1
night
Hopkins

Hopkins ©
Advertised as the "Friendliest Village in Belize," Hopkins remains a small fishing settlement on a stretch of golden coastline that offers plenty of modern amenities.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): hike along Outback Trails and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Before you visit Hopkins, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Placencia to Hopkins by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In March in Hopkins, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Hopkins

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trip

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Must see
Outback Trails
4.9
Must see
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.6

2
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San Ignacio

Cayo Town

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 15th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Green Iguana Conservation Project, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and then view the masterpieces at Creek art walter castillo home art gallery.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the San Ignacio trip planning website.

You can drive from Hopkins to San Ignacio in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
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