Belize at a Leisurely Pace

This holiday is perfect for those who want to experience the high-lights of Belize but who want to explore at a relaxed pace. You’ll visit Belize’s Cayo District – a rainforest area great for wildlife of all kinds but particularly birds. This is the heartland of the ancient Maya civilisation and there are many outstanding ruins that are easily accessible for a visit. Here you can also take part in one of Belize’s many soft adventure activities such as cave-tubing, hiking or horse-riding. End your holiday in a beachside hotel on Belize’s largest island, Ambergris Caye.

Belize at a Leisurely Pace - TM

Belize at a Leisurely Pace - a sample holiday itinerary

Day 1

En route to Belize

Fly to the USA, Mexico or San Salvador and spend a night in an airport hotel.

Day 2

Belize City - Cayo District

Fly on to Belize City, arriving around mid-day. Transfer to the Cayo District for a 4-night stay in your preferred lodge / hotel.

Day 3

Cayo District

Enjoy a relaxing day at your lodge, easing yourself into your holiday.

Day 4

Cayo District

Today you'll visit the largest of Belize's Maya ruins - Caracol, a sister city to both Tikal just over the border in Guatemala, and Chichen Itza, further north in Mexico's Yucatan. Stop on the way back for a refreshing dip in Rio On Pools.

Day 5

Cayo District

Day at leisure to enjoy the on-site activities. Options also for: horse-riding, river tubing, visit a modern-day Maya community, hiking, bird-watching, caving.

Day 6

Ambergris Caye

Transfer to Belize's largest island - Ambergris Caye. En route stop to enjoy one of Belize's most famous activities, cave-tubing, along with some zip-lining if you fancy it. There's a choice of domestic flight to get to Ambergris Caye, or you can take the water taxi.

Day 7

Ambergris Caye

Today is one of Belize's other 'not to be missed' activities - a snorkelling trip along the world's second-longest Barrier Reef when you'll visit Hol Chan & Shark Ray Alley.

Days 8-9

Ambergris Caye

Relax on the beach. Options also to do some more snorkelling, to go diving , manatee spotting, fishing, sea kayaking & other watersports.

Day 10

Belize City - fly home

Take a domestic flight to Belize International Airport, in time to check in for your flight home.

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 good range 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.

Included Tours, Excursions & Activities whilst on your Belize Holiday

The tours, excursions & activities mentioned in the above sample Belize holiday 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.

Duration of your Belize Holiday

If you like the broad sweep of the above sample itinerary but have fewer days to spend on your 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.

No-Obligation Quote

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.

Flying to 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.