9 days in Belize Itinerary

9 days in Belize Itinerary

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9 days in Belize Itinerary

Newark
Fly:  10​h
Caye Caulker
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  1​h 30​min
Hopkins
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h 15​min
La Democracia
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 15​min
Newark

1
day
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 9th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Red Flower Gallery.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Caye Caulker trip planner .

Newark, USA to Caye Caulker is an approximately 10-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Newark to Caye Caulker due to the time zone difference. In April, Caye Caulker is warmer than Newark - with highs of 88°F and lows of 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hopkins.

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

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): cast your line with a fishing tour and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the gorgeous colors at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve and then identify plant and animal life at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hopkins trip planner.

Getting from Caye Caulker to Hopkins by combination of flight and car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hopkins can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Hopkins

#Wildlife, #Tours, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at River Rafting & Tubing and Ocean Essence Day Spa. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Ray Alley and Hol Chan Marine Reserve. There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and look for gifts at 12 Belize.

For photos and tourist information, you can read our San Pedro online journey planner .

Getting from Hopkins to San Pedro by combination of car and flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In April in San Pedro, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to La Democracia.

Things to do in San Pedro

#Wildlife, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
River Rafting & Tubing

1
day
La Democracia

La Democracia ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Blue Hole National Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the La Democracia trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from San Pedro to La Democracia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of shuttle and car. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in April, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in La Democracia

#Parks, #Nature, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Blue Hole National Park
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Blue Hole National Park ©
Blue Hole National Park
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The Belize Zoo

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