11 days in Belize Itinerary

11 days in Belize Itinerary

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11 days in Belize Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Placencia
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  2​h 15​min
2
Belmopan
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Caye Caulker
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Dallas

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Pumpkin Caye.

Plan my trip to Placencia with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Dallas, USA to Placencia is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. While traveling from Dallas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Placencia, ranging from highs of 88°F to lows of 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Belmopan.

Things to do in Placencia

Parks Nature Tours
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Horseback Riding Tours
Placencia Fellowship ©
Placencia Fellowship

3
nights
Belmopan

Belmopan ©
Nicknamed the "Garden City" thanks to its planned urban parklands, Belmopan serves as the capital of Belize and a launching point for tours of nearby caves and Mayan ruins.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Belmopan: The Belize Zoo (in La Democracia) and San Ignacio (Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins & Museum & Green Iguana Conservation Project). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Blue Hole National Park, contemplate the long history of Xunantunich Mayan Ruins, Head underground at ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, and view the masterpieces at Art Box Belize Arts & Crafts Center.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Belmopan online visit planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Placencia to Belmopan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Belmopan can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Belmopan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cayo, San Ignacio, The Belize Zoo
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins ©
Xunantunich Mayan Ruins

3
nights
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

San Pedro ©
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
San Pedro is known for wildlife, adventure, nightlife, spas, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the gorgeous colors at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take a memorable tour with Tours, and view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Pedro trip planner .

Fly from Belmopan to San Pedro in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
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.
Caye Caulker is known for wildlife, beaches, adventure, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark Ray Alley, take in the exciting artwork at Red Flower Gallery, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at The Split.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Caye Caulker travel planner.

You can drive from San Pedro to Caye Caulker in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Caye Caulker can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. You will leave for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Split ©
The Split

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