31 days in Belize Itinerary

31 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Belize City
— 5 nights
2
Caye Caulker
— 4 nights
3
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 6 nights
4
Lighthouse Reef Atoll
— 1 night
5
Placencia
— 4 nights
6
Hopkins
— 3 nights
7
Belmopan
— 7 nights

5
nights
Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
On the 23rd (Thu), enjoy an adventurous day among the treetops at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, stop by Caribbean Spice Belize, examine the collection at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum, and don't miss a visit to The Belize Sign Monument.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Belize City planner.

Hartford, USA to Belize City is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Hartford to Belize City due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Hartford in July since evenings lows in Belize City dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Caye Caulker.

Things to do in Belize City

Parks Wildlife Adventure

Side Trips

Belize District, Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
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River Rafting & Tubing
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary

4
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, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the vivid underwater world at Shark Ray Alley, view the masterpieces at Red Flower Gallery, get outside with Anglers Abroad, and kick back and relax at The Split.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Caye Caulker fast, fun, and easy.

You can ride a ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker in 1.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In July, daytime highs in Caye Caulker are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to San Pedro.

Things to do in Caye Caulker

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Scuba & Snorkeling
Turneffe Reef ©
Turneffe Reef

6
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.
Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve. Next up on the itinerary: explore the gorgeous colors at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts, buy something for everyone on your list at Wings SanPefro, and cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Pedro trip maker tool.

Ride a ferry from Caye Caulker to San Pedro in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Lighthouse Reef Atoll.

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Ambergris Caye
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas

1
night
Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Lighthouse Reef Atoll ©
Home to the iconic Great Blue Hole--a giant marine sinkhole--Lighthouse Reef Atoll is a mecca for scuba divers and snorkelers.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Great Blue Hole.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lighthouse Reef Atoll road trip planner.

Ride a ferry from San Pedro to Lighthouse Reef Atoll in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. August in Lighthouse Reef Atoll sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to fly to Placencia.

Things to do in Lighthouse Reef Atoll

Parks Nature
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Great Blue Hole ©
Great Blue Hole

4
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.
Placencia is known for wildlife, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Laughing Bird Caye National Park, get outside with Silk Caye, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Placencia Fellowship, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Placencia journey builder site.

You can fly from Lighthouse Reef Atoll to Placencia in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Placencia sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Hopkins.

Things to do in Placencia

Shopping Parks Nature
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Lola Art Studio ©
Lola Art Studio
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Horseback Riding Tours

3
nights
Hopkins

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Hopkins: Dangriga (Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve & Studio Gallery Cayetano). There's lots more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve, look for gifts at Che'il Mayan Products, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Hopkins fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Placencia to Hopkins takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August in Hopkins, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Belmopan.

Things to do in Hopkins

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Dangriga, Outback Trails, Che'il Mayan Products
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Outback Trails ©
Outback Trails
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve ©
Glover's Reef Marine Reserve
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve ©
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve

7
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 Belmopan's surroundings by going to San Ignacio (Creek art walter castillo home art gallery, Green Iguana Conservation Project, &more), Tanah Mayan Art Museum (in San Antonio) and The Belize Zoo (in La Democracia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Blue Hole National Park, Head underground at Barton Creek Cave, explore the ancient world of Caracol, and stroll around Guanacaste National Park.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Belmopan trip app.

Traveling by car from Hopkins to Belmopan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Belmopan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cayo, San Ignacio, Tanah Mayan Art Museum, The Belize Zoo
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ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
The Belize Zoo ©
The Belize Zoo
Blue Hole National Park ©
Blue Hole National Park

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