22 days in Belize Itinerary

22 days in Belize Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Green Iguana Conservation Project and MayaWalk Tours. Escape the urban bustle at ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal and St Herman's Cave. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Caracol, Head underground at Barton Creek Cave, and admire the sheer force of Rio On Pools.

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Eugene, USA to Cayo is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Eugene to Cayo due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Eugene in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Cayo, with highs around °F, while nights are much warmer with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Cayo

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Green Iguana Conservation Project ©
Green Iguana Conservation Project
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal ©
ATM Cave Belize- Actun Tunichil Muknal
Caracol ©
Caracol

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Secret Beach Belize and Mexico Rocks. The Gallery of San Pedro and Red Flower Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore San Pedro's surroundings by going to Caye Caulker (Turneffe Reef, The Estuary of Caye Caulker, &more). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark Ray Alley, stop by Belize Chocolate Company, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Pedro online trip itinerary builder.

Do a combination of car and shuttle from Cayo to San Pedro in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Lighthouse Reef Atoll.

Things to do in San Pedro

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Caye Caulker, Ambergris Caye
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Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Mexico Rocks ©
Mexico Rocks
Turneffe Reef ©
Turneffe Reef

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.
On the 24th (Tue), admire all the interesting features of Great Blue Hole.

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You can ride a ferry from San Pedro to Lighthouse Reef Atoll in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September in Lighthouse Reef Atoll, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can 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

Once a humble fishing village, Placencia has been transformed into a leading tourist destination, with its focus primarily on outdoor activity and natural exploration.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Spas and Fishing Charters & Tours. When in Placencia, make a side trip to see Gulisi Garifuna Museum in Dangriga, approximately Dangriga away. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Laughing Bird Caye National Park, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in the spiritual surroundings of Placencia Fellowship, and browse the exhibits of Art n Soul Gallery.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Placencia planner.

Fly from Lighthouse Reef Atoll to Placencia in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Belize City.

Things to do in Placencia

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Dangriga, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Fishing Charters & Tours
Laughing Bird Caye National Park ©
Laughing Bird Caye National Park

7
nights
Belize City

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Escape the urban bustle at Fishing Charters & Tours and Community Baboon Sanctuary Visitor Center and Museum. Popular historic sites such as Lamanai Archaeological Reserve and Queen Street Baptist church are in your itinerary. On the 30th (Mon), enjoy an adventurous day among the treetops at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Museum of Belize, get outside with Goff's Caye, look for gifts at Moho Chocolate, and ponder the world of politics at Supreme Court of Belize.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Belize City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Placencia to Belize City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Belize City sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Belize City

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Belize District, Goff's Caye, Fishing Charters & Tours, Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
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Lamanai Archaeological Reserve ©
Lamanai Archaeological Reserve
Fishing Charters & Tours
Goff's Caye ©
Goff's Caye

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