8 days in Belize Itinerary

8 days in Belize Itinerary

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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 3 nights
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Belize City
— 2 nights
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San Ignacio
— 2 nights
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve. There's much more to do: explore the gorgeous colors at Hol Chan Marine Reserve, browse the exhibits of The Gallery of San Pedro, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Pedro vacation builder.

Tampa, USA to San Pedro is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tampa to San Pedro, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Pedro, with lows around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Belize City.

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks · Wildlife · Tours · Nature

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Food Tour
Belize Food Tours
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2
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Belize City

Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Luba Garifuna Cultural Museum, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then meet the residents at The Belize Zoo, and finally appreciate the history behind The Belize Sign Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an unforgettable tour with Astrum Helicopters, stop by Caribbean Spice Belize, then explore the ancient world of Altun Ha, and finally make a trip to Independence Monument.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Belize City road trip tool.

You can fly from San Pedro to Belize City in 2 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in May, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to San Ignacio.

Things to do in Belize City

Tours · Adventure · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Helicopter Tour
Astrum Helicopters
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2
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San Ignacio

Cayo Town

The cultural hub of the district, San Ignacio neatly blends tourism and tradition, expats and indigenous peoples into a convincingly authentic, but modern and welcoming inland town.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Cappello's Art Gallery, then explore the fascinating underground world of ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal, and then look for gifts at Kaj Expressions.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our San Ignacio online travel route planner.

Getting from Belize City to San Ignacio by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Ignacio

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping

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