10 days in Belize Itinerary

10 days in Belize Itinerary

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10 days in Belize Itinerary

Philadelphia
Fly:  12​h
Cayo
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h
Belize City
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h
Caye Caulker
— Few hours
ferry + Fly:  2​h
Orange Walk
— 1 night
Fly:  30​min
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Philadelphia

1
day
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 5th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Xunantunich and then explore the ancient world of Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cayo trip itinerary planning app .

Philadelphia, USA to Cayo is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Philadelphia to Cayo. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Cayo, with lows of 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Belize City.

Things to do in Cayo

#Historic Sites
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Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum ©
Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum

2
days
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Altun Ha Ruins, meet the residents at The Belize Zoo, and then make a trip to The Belize Sign Monument.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Belize City day trip planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Cayo to Belize City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Belize City can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Belize City

#Outdoors, #Adventure, #Tours

Side Trips

Altun Ha, The Belize Zoo
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River Rafting & Tubing
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Altun Ha ©
Altun Ha

few
hours
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 8th (Wed), kick back and relax at The Split and then hike along The Estuary of Caye Caulker.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Caye Caulker day trip site .

Traveling by ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Caye Caulker can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Orange Walk.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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The Split ©
The Split
The Estuary of Caye Caulker ©
The Estuary of Caye Caulker

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Lamanai Archaeological Reserve.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Orange Walk road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Caye Caulker to Orange Walk takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and car; or do a combination of flight, car, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Caye Caulker to Orange Walk. In August, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to San Pedro.

Things to do in Orange Walk

#Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
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Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve

3
days
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 outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Hol Chan Marine Reserve. There's lots more to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, stop by Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More, kick back and relax at Secret Beach, and view the masterpieces at The Gallery of San Pedro.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Pedro journey planner.

San Pedro is just a stone's throw from Orange Walk. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orange Walk to San Pedro. When traveling from Orange Walk in August, plan for little chillier days in San Pedro, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Parks

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Secret Beach
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
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