Explore breathtaking caves

Bordered by Mexico, Guatemala and the Caribbean Sea, this small country lays claim to a great natural and cultural diversity, featuring a luscious jungle interior and a paradisiacal Caribbean coast. Head out and explore Central America’s youngest nation and experience the Maya Mountains, nature reserves, ancient ruins and ancient Maya ruins.

  • Miles of coral reefs – Belize boasts the world’s second longest reef which is home to an abundance of marine life
  • The ancient Maya ruins dotted around the country: climb steep steps to the tops of temples, venture into deep caves and understand the fascinating history that surrounds you
  • Exotic wildlife – a nature lover’s paradise. Whether you visit a national park or a wildlife sanctuary – be sure to have a pair of binoculars to hand
  • Its delightful beaches: kick back on the golden sands of the Caribbean coast, where long beaches of white sands await
  • The stunning Blue Hole Natural Monument in Lighthouse Reef .

Good to know

Time difference:

GMT -6 hours

Capital:

Belmopan

Currency:

Belize dollar

Flying time to destination:

12 hours

More facts

When to visit

Jan 26°c
Feb 26°c
Mar 28°c
Apr 29°c
May 30°c
Jun 30°c
Jul 30°c
Aug 30°c
Sep 30°c
Oct 28°c
Nov 27°c
Dec 26°c
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