8 days in Belize Itinerary

8 days in Belize Itinerary

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8 days in Belize Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  7​h
1
Cayo
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h
3
Hopkins
— 1 night
+4
Drive + Fly + shuttle + foot + ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
+3
ferry + foot + shuttle + Fly:  5​h
End: Houston


3
nights
Cayo

Cayo ©
Holidays in Cayo offer adventure and history in equal measure, with a wealth of ancient sites and unspoiled environment to explore.
On the 20th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Rio On Pools. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Caracol and then delve into the lush surroundings at Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cayo travel route planning app .

Houston, USA to Cayo is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Houston in May, Cayo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Nature Tours
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Caracol ©
Caracol
Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
MayaWalk Tours ©
MayaWalk Tours

2
nights
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
On the 23rd (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Belizean Arts and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Pedro journey site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Cayo to San Pedro in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a shuttle. In May, daily temperatures in San Pedro can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Hopkins.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Scuba & Snorkeling
River Rafting & Tubing
Spas & Wellness

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Hopkins tour builder tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Pedro to Hopkins in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In May, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Hopkins

Wildlife Adventure Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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 27th (Sun), hike along The Estuary of Caye Caulker, then stop by Osprey Silver Jewelry & Boutique, and then enjoy the sand and surf at The Split.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Caye Caulker holiday maker app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Hopkins to Caye Caulker takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Caye Caulker can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

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

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