11 days in Belize Itinerary

11 days in Belize Itinerary

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11 days in Belize Itinerary

Start: Mexico City
+2
Fly + taxi + ferry:  5​h 15​min
1
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Placencia
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + shuttle + foot + ferry:  1​h 15​min
3
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h
4
Belize City
— 3 nights
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Mexico City


3
nights
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

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 River Rafting & Tubing and Hol Chan Marine Reserve. Step off the beaten path and head to Shark Ray Alley and Parasailing & Paragliding. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, soothe aching muscles at Ocean Essence Day Spa, shop like a local with The Gallery of San Pedro, and stop by 12 Belize.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Pedro trip itinerary maker .

Mexico City, Mexico to San Pedro is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Mexico City in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in San Pedro: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Placencia.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Placencia

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Maya Center Mayan Museum and Gulisi Garifuna Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Laughing Bird Caye National Park and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Placencia trip planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from San Pedro to Placencia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. March in Placencia sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can fly to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Placencia

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Dangriga, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): cast your line with a fishing tour, then take in the exciting artwork at Red Flower Gallery, and then identify plant and animal life at Turneffe Reef.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Caye Caulker travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Placencia to Caye Caulker by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Caye Caulker are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Belize City.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Turneffe Reef ©
Turneffe Reef

3
nights
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Get some historical perspective at Altun Ha Ruins and St John's Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Museum of Belize and Splash Wave Private Tours. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Altun Ha & The Olde Belize River, enjoy the sea views from Baron Bliss Lighthouse, stop by Caribbean Spice Belize, and get interesting insight from Belize adventure hunters.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Belize City trip maker tool .

Traveling by ferry from Caye Caulker to Belize City takes an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Belize City

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Altun Ha
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Altun Ha ©
Altun Ha
Altun Ha & The Olde Belize River ©
Altun Ha & The Olde Belize River
Museum of Belize ©
Museum of Belize

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