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


DAY 1:

Your holiday begins as you fly to the across the Atlantic and stay overnight in a US airport hotel. Typical US hubs to Belize include Atlanta, Houston, Miami or Newark.

DAY 2:

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

DAY 3:

Day at leisure in the Cayo District. Enjoy a relaxing day by the pool at your lodge/resort, to ease yourself into your holiday after a busy couple of days travelling.

DAY 4:

Visit to the largest of Belize’s Maya ruins – Caracol, a sister city to both Tikal in Guatemala and Chichen Itza in Mexico’s Yucatan. Stop on the way back for a refreshing dip in Rio On Pools.

DAY 5:

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

DAY 6:

Short flight or water taxi 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.

DAY 7:

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

DAY 8:

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

DAY 9:

Final day at leisure for some beach R&R, last-minute souvenir shopping and to prepare for your return back home.

DAY 10:

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

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.