Great for those with lots of energy and who enjoy a variety of activities – hiking, kayaking, cave-tubing, zip-lining, scrambling over Maya ruins, waterfall rappelling, horse-back riding, sailing, fishing, mountain biking, snorkelling & diving – all the while surrounded by coloured birds & verdant rainforest, and amidst the call of howler monkeys.
En route to Belize
Fly to the USA, Mexico or San Salvador and spend the night in an airport hotel.
Belize City - Burrell Boom
Early departure for Belize City, arriving around mid-day. Transfer to your hotel on the banks of Belize's Old River. En route stop for a visit at the 'Baboon Sanctuary' actually a refuge for Howler Monkeys but known as baboon in the local dialect.
Enjoy a full-day visit up river to the Maya ruins at Lamanai. The boat trip provides a great opportunity for wildlife-spotting along the way. When at the ruins climb the 'High Temple' pyramid for some far-reaching views over the tree canopy.
Transfer to Belize's rainforest Cayo District for a 3-night stay in a choice of accommodation style and price-point.
Cayo District & ATM
Experience one of the holiday's highlights - Belize's ATM Cave Tour - a not-to-be-missed opportunity to visit this unique site, location of ancient Maya rituals and ceremonies.
Day at leisure with options to: go hiking, bird-watching, mountain-biking; horse-riding; abseiling; visit the Maya ruins at Caracol or Xunantunich or Cahal Pech; visit a local Maya community.
Transfer to Placencia on Belize's southern coast. En route stop for some cave-tubing and zip-lining.
At leisure in Placencia. Relax on the beach, enjoy a variety of watersports or go snorkelling or diving along the second-longest Barrier Reef in the world.
Enjoy a full-day snorkelling or diving trip out on Belize's Barrier Reef, the second longest in the world after Australia's Great Barrier Reef.
Kayaking on the Moho River
Another of the trip's highlights is this 3-day kayaking trip down the Moho River.
Spend one final night in Placencia.
Placencia - Belize City - fly home
Transfer to Placencia airstrip for your domestic flight to Belize International airport.
This sample Belize holiday can be varied in any way you choose to suit your exact requirements so give us a call now on 01932 424252 to discuss any modifications.
Belize has a wide variety of types & styles of hotels, at a variety of price-points to suit all budgets. Please chat to one of our Travel Consultants to get informed advice as to which hotels they would suggest for your tailor-made Belize holiday.
The tours, excursions & activities mentioned in the above sample Belize itinerary are just a selection of what is available in each location. The programme can be adjusted to fit your particular requirements for this holiday in Belize; please liaise with your Travel Consultant to confirm what other activities are available and what you would like to include in your tailor-made holiday.
If you like the broad sweep of the above sample itinerary but have fewer days to spend on this holiday in Belize, or wish to extend it in any way, please ask your Travel Consultant for ideas on how to shorten or lengthen the holiday, or how to reorganise the itinerary.
We would be delighted to email you a no-obligation, fully-detailed itinerary & quote, containing images of the hotels we suggest for your Belize holiday along with a link to the hotel’s website, plus details of any included tours & excursions. The quote will clearly state what is, and what is not included in the quoted price. If you thereafter wish to make any changes to the initial itinerary – be it an alternative hotel, different activities, a different duration in any location etc. – that’s not a problem and we will continue to work with you to adjust the itinerary until it exactly matches what you’re looking for from this holiday in Belize.
There are no direct flights to Belize, and no same-day flights. Routes into Belize include via the USA, via Mexico, via Guatemala and via El Salvador. Please discuss your preferences with your Travel Consultant.