8 days in Belize Itinerary

8 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Cayo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Caye Caulker
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Belize City
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Toronto

1
night
Cayo

Cayo ©
Holidays in Cayo offer adventure and history in equal measure, with a wealth of ancient sites and unspoiled environment to explore.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Rio On Pools.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cayo day trip planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Cayo is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of flight, car, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Cayo. Traveling from Toronto in January, things will get much hotter in Cayo: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Cayo

Museums Parks Nature
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Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins
Rio On Pools ©
Rio On Pools
Chaa Creek Natural History Museum ©
Chaa Creek Natural History Museum

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Belize Chocolate Company and The Gallery of San Pedro. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Secret Beach Belize, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the exciting artwork at Belizean Arts, and browse the different shops at Wings SanPefro.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Pedro tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Cayo to San Pedro takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle; or do a combination of car, bus, and ferry. In January, daytime highs in San Pedro are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to drive to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Secret Beach Belize
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Secret Beach Belize ©
Secret Beach Belize

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at The Split.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Caye Caulker trip planner.

You can drive from San Pedro to Caye Caulker in an hour. In January in Caye Caulker, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Belize City.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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The Split ©
The Split
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
On the 23rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Museum of Belize, then explore the galleries of St John's Cathedral, and then stop by Caribbean Spice Belize.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Belize City trip app.

You can drive from Caye Caulker to Belize City in 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Belize City are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Belize City

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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St John's Cathedral ©
St John's Cathedral
Museum of Belize ©
Museum of Belize
Caribbean Spice Belize ©
Caribbean Spice Belize

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