BELIZE

Discover spectacular Mayan ruins, world-class coral reef diving and a fascinating mix of cultures in this delightfully friendly country.

Belize is famous for its Caribbean beaches and azure waters but it has much more to offer the luxury traveller. The mix of Latin and Caribbean cultures is a delightful one and creates a laidback vibe with a warm welcome to anyone visiting the country. Its size means that it is easy to explore and with everything on offer from beaches, to jungle, to Mayan ruins, to spectacular diving, visitors can enjoy a relaxing and diverse holiday in this little slice of paradise.

The main language spoken in the country is English but the Belize of today is a fascinating melting pot of cultures including Mayan, Mestizo, Creole and Garifuna. Visiting Belize is a chance to experience the varied cuisine and customs and a fabulously warm welcome. Indigenous Mayan, Creole and Garifuna culture all have a strong presence in this country, making Belize a perfect destination for anyone interested in people and culture.

History and archaeology is a definite highlight in Belize with an abundance of Mayan ruins on offer. Visitors can visit them on a basic tour or perhaps enjoy a hike or horseback riding to explore some of them. In fact, Belize has a lot to entice the active traveller with jungle hikes, cave explorations, zip lining, kayaking and exciting water sports with diving at the top of the list.

For wildlife, Belize is a great choice. There are hundreds of species of birds to spot along with iguanas, monkeys, many fish and marine animals in the reefs and, if you are very lucky, the elusive jaguar.

If you are looking for idyllic beaches and laidback luxury then this country is the one for you Belize has wonderful beaches from the southern coast around Placencia and Dangriga to the many cayes and atolls which include several private islands for those looking for something more exclusive.

SAMPLE HOLIDAYS

Below are 3 sample itineraries of what you could do on holiday in Belize. 
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CLASSIC BELIZE

Classic Belize is a 12-day trip visiting the highlights of Belize whilst staying in luxurious accommodation.

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BELIZE IN DEPTH

Belize In Depth is a 15-day luxury itinerary that allows you to really get to know this exciting tropical country.

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EXTRAORDINARY BELIZE

Extraordinary Belize is a 10-day trip featuring luxury accommodation with some incredible exclusive experiences.

WHERE TO VISIT

Luxury holidays to Belize's Cayo District

CAYO DISTRICT

Lush jungle, incredible Mayan sites and adventure activities beckon in Western Belize.

Luxury holidays to Orange Walk, Belize

ORANGE WALK

The best birding in Belize, big cats and Mayan ruins are all found here in the northern jungle.

Luxury holidays to the Toldeo Dostrict, Belize

TOLEDO DISTRICT

Discover the highest biodiversity of any region in Belize tucked away in the south of the country.

Luxury holidays to Placencia, Belize

PLACENCIA

Pristine beaches and exceptional diving await in this southern paradise.

Luxury holidays to the Belize Cayes

THE CAYES & PRIVATE ISLANDS

Spectacular diving and stunning beaches amongst these cayes and private islands.

Luxury holidays to Dangriga and Hopkins in Belize

DANGRIGA AND HOPKINS

Stunning beaches, quiet villages and the highest population of the Garifuna community.

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WHEN TO VISIT AND FACTS

CurrencyBelize Dollar
Time Zone
GMT-6
LanguageEnglish
Flight Time
18 hours from London Heathrow (indirect)
CapitalCityCapital CityBelmopan
NationalDishNational DishRice and beans