THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (2023)

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (1)

Cave Tubing with Lunch

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Experience the fun of tubing through ancient caves on this private tour, which includes transportation to and from your hotel and lunch. You'll drive from your hotel to the rainforest, where you’ll hike for about 20 minutes until you reach a river. You'll then hop aboard an innertube for a floating adventure through natural caves.

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$65.00

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$65.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (2)

Cave Kayaking

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Venture deep inside an ancient cave system at Nohoc Chen Park on a cave kayaking adventure from Belize City. Old legends and an underground waterfall await inside a series of caverns that you explore by single or double kayak, wearing an LED headlamp to illuminate crystalline rock formations. Hike through the Belizean rain forest and paddle down open stretches of the Caves Branch River on this half-day tour in the heart of the Maya Mountains.

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$59.00

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$59.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (3)

Altun Ha Mayan Site and Cave Tubing Paradise With Lunch

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Discover the history of the ancient Mayans on a full-day tour to the Altun Ha archaeological site from Belize City. Learn about the significance of this ceremonial site and see the representation of the Mayan Sun God carved into a piece of jade. Then head to a cave in the Belizean rainforest and go cave tubing along the Caves Branch River to explore another ancient ceremonial location of the Mayans.

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  • 6 hours&nbsp30 minutes
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$150.00

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$150.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (4)

Cave Tubing Ready to Explore

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Go cave tubing in a remote national park on a guided half-day outing. Travel by mini-bus into the rain forest outside of Belize City and learn about the area’s tropical flora and fauna on a brief walk to the cave system. Once there, get outfitted with a life jacket, helmet, and light, hop in a tube andfloatdownstream, passing unique rock formations and a waterfall as you go.

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  • 5 hours
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$50.00

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$50.00

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Coral Garden Shark and Sting Ray Alley Snorkeling

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Snorkel among the vibrant coral gardens of the world’s second-largest barrier reef on a day trip from Belize City. Cruise across the cool blue Caribbean to a spot with shallow depths and clear waters, ideal for admiring colorful sea fans, finger coral, and sponges teeming with fish. At a second stop, dive into waters churning with throngs of (harmless) nurse sharks and sting rays, and then reward your bravery with rum punch and a beach break on the laid-back island of Caye Caulker.

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$85.00

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$85.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (6)

Lamanai Temples, River Cruise, Bird Watching and Monkeys from Belize City

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Discover what makes Lamanai one of Belize’s most impressive Mayan ruins on this full-day tour that takes you through an excavated ancient city that rises mysteriously out of the jungle. Look for native wildlife including birds and crocodiles on a river cruise to the archaeological site, where the ruins of the Jaguar and Mask Temples and ancient Mayan palaces beg exploration. See fascinating artifacts like clay pots and temple carvings at the on-site museum, and round out the day with a typical Belizean lunch at a restaurant.

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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$169.00

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$169.00

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Cave Tubing and Altun Ha Mayan Ruin from Belize City with Lunch

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Experience two quintessential Belize activities in one day on this full day tour. First, go cave tubing through an underground world called Xibalba, which was thought to be the entrance to the Mayan underworld. Then head to the Altun Ha ruins to learn about ancient Mayan life and the importance of this ceremonial location peppered with tombs, pyramids and temples.

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  • 6 hours
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$109.10

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$109.10

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Cave Tubing and Zipline Adventure from Belize City

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Satisfy your appetite for adrenaline on a full-day tubing and zipline adventure from Belize City. Designed for travelers craving thrills, this experience takes you through a cave network replete with stalactites and stalagmites, and over the lush canopy of the rainforest. Float on underground rivers in a tube, conquer seven vertiginous ziplines, and enjoy hotel pickup and drop-off.

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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$110.00

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$110.00

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Belize Int'l Airport to Belize City Water Taxi or Belize City to BZE Airport

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Avoid trying to find a cab at Belize International Airport and instead book this transportation option to get to your accommodations within Belize City or one of the water taxi terminals, if you're headed to the Cayes off the coast. Travelers can also book this shuttle in reverse, going from Belize City to the airport.

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  • 30 minutes
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$16.00

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$16.00

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Belize City Tour and Rum Factory

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A guide shares information about the cultures and history of Belize City during this shore excursion, catered to cruise passengers with limited time. Relax during a leisurely drive past city landmarks and make several photo stops. Then spend 45 minutes at a local rum factory with a tour and tasting.

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  • 1 to 2 hours
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$39.00

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$39.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (11)

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Combine two of Belize’s top outdoor activities without having to book each one separately on a private cave tubing and howler monkey sanctuary visit from Belize City. You’ll save hours of planning and enjoy the undivided attention of your private guide as you soak up Belize’s stunning outdoor scenery and wildlife.

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  • 5 hours&nbsp30 minutes
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$175.00

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$175.00

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Private Transfer from Belize City and Airport to Placencia

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Door-to-door ground shuttle from Belize City Airport to Placencia Peninsula.Affordable Private Shuttle Service to Placencia Belize. Ride with reliable, knowledgeable and experiencedrivers to your Placencia Peninsula hotel, resort or Airbnb rental. This private shuttle can be scheduled at your desired time.This is a convenient service if you have a flight into Belize International Airport and you are looking for a ground transfer to Placencia, Belize. Ride in style and comfort in our new vans.The drive from Belize City Airport to Placencia is a beautiful drive from the beginning to the end of your shuttle route.

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  • 3 hours

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$150.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (13)

Half-Day Guided Tour to Altun Ha Mayan Ruin and Belize City

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Escape the bustle of Belize and head out to Altun Ha, the fantastically preserved ruins of an ancient Mayan city, with this tour from Belize City. Your local guide will start by showing you a few key Belize City landmarks, followed by a journey up to Altun Ha. Here you'll explore the old ruins, learning about how the Mayan people lived in ancient times.

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$95.00

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$95.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (14)

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A city Tour that covers all aspects of Belize with a knowledgeable and easy guide to communicate with. A tour conducted without haste . A tour that takes you off the mapped out path to show you the real Belize in a fun filled educational and Flexible setting to meet your groups Delight.

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$50.00

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$50.00

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Cave-kayak or Cave tubing and Altun Ha

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For thousands of years, the Mayan ancestors used the cave system for dwelling, performing sacred ceremonies, and storing food. On this all-day guided tour, explore the underworld with a cave tubing or kayaking adventure at Nohoch Chen Park. Start with a briefing on the layout of the caves, how to use the kayaking equipment, and about the route. Along the way, enjoy a refreshing swim. The tour also includes a visit to the ancient ruins at Altun Ha.

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  • 6 hours&nbsp30 minutes
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$169.00

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$169.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (16)

Goff's Caye Beach And Snorkeling

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Find your own tropical paradise on Goff’s Caye, a tiny island surrounded by the warm blue Caribbean and Belize’s barrier reef. Located just a quick 30-minute boat ride from Belize City, it’s an easy way to escape civilization and spend the day basking on white sandy beaches and snorkeling among colorful fish and coral gardens. Enjoy the comforts of larger islands without the crowds on this blissful Belizean day trip.

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$55.00

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$55.00

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Hol Chan Marine Park and Shark Ray Alley Snorkeling

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Splash into one of Belize’s top dive spots on a snorkeling tour to Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley. Swim among colorful coral reefs teeming with fish in this protected channel, and then feel the thrill of snorkeling among a throng of harmless nurse sharks and stingrays during a feeding frenzy. Relax with a rum punch back on board the boat, and spend some time exploring the laid-back island of Caye Caulker on this memorable voyage.

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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$90.00

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$90.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (18)

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Saddle up on your trip to Belize. Explore the jungle on horseback, no matter what your riding ability is. On this tour, all levels from beginner to advanced are catered to. This guided adventure takes you across picturesque, wild fields and alongside a river. Be one with nature, soaking up the beautiful rainforest setting while keeping an eye out for birds like parrots, toucans and macaws.

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  • 6 hours&nbsp30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

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$140.00

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$140.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (19)

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Learn about Mayan history and experience the fun of cave tubing, on this small-group tour from Belize City. You'll visit the Mayan ruins at Xunantunich, go cave tubing at the Nohoch Che'en Caves Branch Archaeological Reserve, and learn about life in Belize today along the way. Lunch is included and you'll have the option of returning to Belize City or requesting a drop-off in the heart of San Ignacio.

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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$144.00

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$144.00

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Mayan temples (ALTUN HA) and Rum Factory

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Travellers should book this excursion because we give awesome information of the lifestyle of the Mayan in a fun filled many with personal attention to each of our guest ..we will make a good day great..we dont have problems only solutions

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$75.00

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$75.00

THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (21)

Altun Ha Lost City of The Maya

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See the ancient Mayan ruin of Altun Ha and learn about Mayan history on this shore excursion from the cruise port in Belize City. You'll drive out to the attraction for a roughly hour-long visit to the ancient city, led by a guide. You’ll then have time to get lunch and shop for souvenirs before returning to your ship.

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  • 3 hours&nbsp30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

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$75.00

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$75.00

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Hassle free Cave Tubing Adventure from Belize City with Lunch

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Are you looking for a personable adventure to explore Belize's number one inland adventure? cave tubing at the Nohoch Che'en Archaeological Reserve also knows as the Caves Branch or Jaguar Paw. We pick you up in air conditioned comfort, provide all equipment and even carry your tubes for a hands free hike thorough the lush rain forest. The Mayan's used the caves as part of their elaborate religious rituals. They called the caves XIBALBA or "HELL". These cave systems boasts beautiful stalactites, stalagmites and stunning crystal pillars. As the adventure gently gets underway your guide will navigate down the refreshing cave branch river through the mystical cave of Xibalba as the Mayan did centuries ago only this is cooler in an inner tube. Your guide will ensure that you get to see all the spectacular areas of the caves, the awesome acts of nature buried deep within.

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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$55.00

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$55.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023 (23)

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Visit ancient Mayan temples and explore scenic mangroves and cave systems with this tour from Belize City. Your guide will meet you at your hotel or cruise port and take you out into the rainforest, where you'll get the chance to inner tube through a beautiful cave system and out onto an open river. You'll then grab lunch before finishing your tour off at the Altun Ha Mayan Temple complex.

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  • 5 hours&nbsp30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

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$174.99

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$174.99

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Lamanai Temple

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Explore the majestic and mysterious Lamanai Temple on a full-day tour that starts from Belize City, making it possible to visit on a day trip from the cayes. Everything is included, from lunch and transfers to a guided tour of this ancient Mayan site on the banks of the New River Lagoon. Climb to the top of the High Temple, learn about the legends of the Jaguar and Mask temples, and see artifacts at the on-site museum.

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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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$160.00

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$160.00

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THE TOP 10 Belize City Tours & Excursions in 2023? ›

The most popular destination in Belize is Ambergris Caye, followed by Caye Caulker. Other popular cayes include Tobacco Caye, South Water Caye and Glover's Reef. On Belize's coast, Hopkins and Placencia are the most visited seaside destinations, both having beautiful beaches and unique cultural attractions.

What is the best area to stay in Belize? ›

The most popular destination in Belize is Ambergris Caye, followed by Caye Caulker. Other popular cayes include Tobacco Caye, South Water Caye and Glover's Reef. On Belize's coast, Hopkins and Placencia are the most visited seaside destinations, both having beautiful beaches and unique cultural attractions.

Do you need an excursion in Belize? ›

Belize is one of those ports where you will definitely need to book an excursion. Outside of a handful of shops at the port, there's really nothing to do and quite frankly, the city isn't safe to explore on your own. In order to truly experience how magnificent Belize is, you'll have to get out of the city.

What are the best excursions in Belize reddit? ›

Excursions and places to visit would include:
  • San Pedro and/or Caye Caulker.
  • Snorkeling in the reefs (Hol Chan Marine)
  • Belize City.
  • Placencia.
  • Cockscomb / Jaguar reserve.
  • ATM cave.
  • Tikal (Guatemala)
Nov 8, 2022

What is cave tubing Belize? ›

Cave tubing in Belize is a surreal experience that immerses you in the ancient Mayan underworld as you travel back in time and explore dark caves and tunnels while floating on a tube.

What is the most beautiful part of Belize? ›

1. Ambergris Caye. Ambergris Caye is the top place to go for visitors to Belize, with the vibrant town of San Pedro the beating heart of this unique island. This colorful caye has hotels ranging from budget to luxe, and classic Caribbean activities like snorkeling and sailing.

How many days is enough in Belize? ›

A week is a good amount of time to experience Belize's incredible culture and scenery. You can do some wildlife spotting plus visit cascading waterfalls and jade rivers that snake through tropical rainforests. Other highlights include trips to ancient Maya ruins that rival those in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula.

What is the most recognizable tourist destination in Belize? ›

The Great Blue Hole is Belize's most famous monument. It's a giant marine sinkhole near Lighthouse Reef Atoll that draws divers from around the world and it's Belize's top tourist site for a scenic flyover tour.

Can you walk around Belize City? ›

Belize City is very walkable, as long as you are prepared to walk through some of the sketchier parts of the city. It is a relatively small city, and most things are within a mile and a half of each other.

What is the best way to travel around Belize? ›

The best ways to get around Belize are by car, water taxi and plane. Taxis and rental cars are the most hassle-free mode of transportation around Belize City. Cabs and cars are also the easiest way to get to and from Belize City's Municipal Airport (TZA) just outside the city center or Philip S.W.

How much do you tip for excursions in Belize? ›

How much to tip in Belize. Typically, tourists in Belize tip 10% on average and 20% for exceptional service. For example, if you spent $80 USD on a tour, I would tip $10 USD (or $20 BZD) to your guide. And if you have multiple guides taking you around, just tip the “main guide” and tell them to share it with the others ...

What are the best days to travel to Belize? ›

The best time to visit Belize is during the dry season, which is between January and May. Although you can enjoy warm temperatures across the country, the type of weather you get will depend on the region. Expect clear, sunny days in the Cayo District and on the Cayes.

What is the most expensive place in Belize? ›

And the spot where many expats relocate or retire to. Others are Placencia, Hopkins, Caye Caulker and San Ignacio. Ambergris Caye is also the place with the highest amount of visitors AND the most expensive spot, generally, in Belize. Can you live here for $1000US a month?

How much does it cost to go cave tubing in Belize? ›

What's the cost? A guided cave tubing tour through the cave of Nohoch Che'en costs approximately $85 USD per person.

What do you wear to cave tubing? ›

What to Wear
  • Swimwear or comfortable lightweight clothing that can get wet.
  • Sneakers that you don't mind getting wet or water shoes. Water shoes are available for rent at the park.

How hard is the ATM Cave Belize? ›

The ATM Cave is not as difficult as you would imagine. It does take some adventurous spirit, and there are some exhilarating, and scary, parts to the journey. However, children, older people, and not the most athletic people all went into the cave and made it out just fine.

What should I be careful of in Belize? ›

Belize Travel Advisory
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Avoid walking or driving at night.
  • Do not physically resist any robbery attempt.
  • Be extra vigilant when visiting banks or ATMs.
  • Do not display signs of wealth, such as wearing expensive watches or jewelry.
Oct 4, 2022

Where not to stay in Belize? ›

Avoid non-essential travel to the south side of Belize City, south of the Haulover Creek River, due to gang and drug-related violence, including murders and shootings.

What is the prettiest beach in Belize? ›

The Placencia Peninsula boasts the best beach in Belize, hands down. It is huge, extending for miles. Placencia, or “Pleasant Point,” is a long spit of sand extending finger-like into the calm, protected waters inside of the Belize Barrier Reef.

How much cash do I need for a week in Belize? ›

💰 Belize 1-Week Trip Cost: 2023 Travel Expense Breakdown. The only English-speaking country in Central America, Belize is an expensive country that can be visited with a budget of $60 to $200 a day. My 1-week trip to Belize cost a total of $1,923. Here, I share my Belize travel expenses, cost per day and budgeting tips ...

When not to go to Belize? ›

The Belize hurricane season from June through November is the worst time to visit because the average rainfall jumps to one of the highest levels of any destination in the Caribbean. The hurricane season in Belize is similar to the one for the entire Caribbean, which begins in June and runs through November.

Is Costa Rica or Belize better? ›

Compared to Belize, Costa Rica is a much better destination for eco-tourism. Nearly 30% of the country's tropical rainforests, beautiful beaches, and mountain terrains are protected in national parks.

What is the safest tourist area in Belize? ›

What is the safest part of Belize? Placencia, San Pedro, and Caye Caulker are all considered safer areas for tourists. Belize City can be safe too if you stick to the tourist areas and don't wander off alone – especially not into the Northern part of the city.

Is it safe to travel to Belize 2023? ›

We often get asked, “is Belize safe to visit” by prospective guests who haven't visited this remarkable country, and the answer is an easy and resounding yes. Belize has been growing in popularity as one of the top resort destinations in the Caribbean, especially for American tourists.

Is it worth going to Belize City? ›

Whether you want to explore ancient Maya cities, snorkel and scuba dive on the gorgeous Belize Barrier Reef, relax to the gentle rhythms of Caribbean life, hike through unspoiled rainforests, canoe down jungle rivers, or eat fresh-caught seafood, then Belize is the place for you.

Is it better to use cash or card in Belize? ›

Most businesses in Belize accept credit cards, and credit cards are generally the safest way to make purchases while you're traveling. Only in Belize's smaller villages will you find businesses that only accept cash.

How much cash should I travel with to Belize? ›

We recommend you bring a combination of US cash - a few $50's with the majority in small denominations such as $20's, $10's, $5's, and a few $1's. We also strongly recommend you separate your cash so you are not carrying it all in the same place. Tipping is customary in our industry.

Can you island hop in Belize? ›

BELIZE ISLAND HOPPING ADVENTURES

Enjoy a snorkel and fishing tour that includes snorkeling 3 islands, as well as fishing while moving from island to island. Great for beginners: see a lot of fish, corals and more.

Do I need to bring cash to Belize? ›

It's always advisable to bring money in a variety of forms on a vacation: a mix of cash, credit cards, debit cards, and, occasionally, traveler's checks. The Belize dollar, abbreviated BZ$, is the official currency of Belize.

Can I tip in US dollars in Belize? ›

Tipping in Belize is welcomed and appreciated; however, it is not mandatory nor is it always expected. Furthermore, in Belize, there is no tip too little or too big. Generally, anything you would tip in the USA will work in Belize especially since the US note is accepted countrywide.

What is the etiquette in Belize? ›

Belizeans generally are incredibly kind and friendly. Greet folks with a "Good morning" before asking for directions, for a table in a restaurant, or when entering a store or museum, for example. It will set a positive tone and you'll be received much more warmly for having done so. Don't take pictures inside churches.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Belize? ›

The cheapest month to fly to Belize City is usually September.

What is the rainiest month in Belize? ›

Belize has high rainfall from June to November, with October being the rainiest month.

What months are hurricane season in Belize? ›

June 1 – November 30. The Atlantic Hurricane Season officially runs from June 1 until November 30 each calendar year, and tropical storms and hurricanes often threaten to hit Belize. In the past, major hurricanes have caused extensive damage, serious injuries, and deaths.

How far does a dollar go in Belize? ›

Belize exchange rate: The exchange rate is two Belize dollars to one U.S. dollar, but there is no need to change your money to Belize dollars from U.S. dollars; U.S. dollars are accepted everywhere. You will always receive Belize dollars in change after paying in US dollars.

What is Belize City known for? ›

As a busy port city, Belize City is the commercial center of the country. The largest hotels are found here, with conference facilities and professional services, as well as restaurants, bars, nightlife, Belize's only cruise passenger terminal, the Museum of Belize and numerous historical sites.

Can I live in Belize for $1000 a month? ›

And though Belize's cost of living is comparably lower than that of the U.S., its costs vary per area. However, you may very well be able to survive with a monthly budget between $1,200 and $1,500. But housing and food will play a significant role in your monthly bill.

What part of Belize has the best beaches? ›

The Placencia Peninsula boasts the best beach in Belize, hands down. It is huge, extending for miles. Placencia, or “Pleasant Point,” is a long spit of sand extending finger-like into the calm, protected waters inside of the Belize Barrier Reef.

Which is better Costa Rica or Belize? ›

Compared to Belize, Costa Rica is a much better destination for eco-tourism. Nearly 30% of the country's tropical rainforests, beautiful beaches, and mountain terrains are protected in national parks.

Is Belize safe to visit 2023? ›

Like most major cities around the world, there is crime in Belize City and most of the cautionary travel alerts for Belize center around the city. However, if you stay vigilant of your surroundings and travel cautiously, even visiting the mainland can be very safe.

What is the best time of year to stay in Belize? ›

The best time to visit Belize is during the dry season, which is between January and May. Although you can enjoy warm temperatures across the country, the type of weather you get will depend on the region. Expect clear, sunny days in the Cayo District and on the Cayes.

What is the clearest beach in Belize? ›

Glover's Reef Atoll is part of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a protected marine reserve. The atoll is most notable for its crystal-clear water, abundance of marine life and there are some amazing beaches to discover.

Where is the bluest water in Belize? ›

Belize also has several notable atolls, with their multiple cayes. They include: Turneffe, Lighthouse Reef and Glover's Reef Atolls. Amongst these options, Half Moon Caye—a protected monument—is said to have the clearest water in Belize…as well as the comical red-footed boobies…

Can you swim in the ocean in Belize? ›

In Belize, all beachfront is public. This does not include beach furniture or toys, but you can swim at any of the beaches you find on the island.

Is walking in Belize City Safe? ›

For the most part, a trip to Belize is a risk-free endeavor. Crime rates in much of Belize are low, but the capital Belize City has a bad name because of gang violence. Since this is the case, most visitors avoid Belize City and explore the country's mainland.

Is Belize better than Aruba? ›

It has incredible reefs and atolls for diving (we have more on this later!), so if enjoying activities both on land and water is your thing, Belize will likely be the better option for you. And while Aruba is commercialized and busy, Belize is more laid back and less touristy.

Is Belize worth going? ›

Whether you want to explore ancient Maya cities, snorkel and scuba dive on the gorgeous Belize Barrier Reef, relax to the gentle rhythms of Caribbean life, hike through unspoiled rainforests, canoe down jungle rivers, or eat fresh-caught seafood, then Belize is the place for you.

Is Panama better than Belize? ›

Personal Safety. Panama boasts one of the lowest crime rates in Central America, especially outside of the capital, Panama City. Belize has a higher overall crime rate per capita because it's much smaller than Panama, but most criminal activity is found in Belize City and we don't recommend living there.

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