6 days in Belize Itinerary
6 days in Belize Itinerary
Start: Los Angeles
— 1 night
— 2 nights
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
— 2 nights
End: Los Angeles
Mon, Jun 13 - Sat, Jun 18
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.
To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Belize City vacation website.
Los Angeles, USA to Belize City is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. In June, Belize City is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 88°F and lows of 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Placencia.
Highlights from your trip
Placencia — 1 night
Once a humble fishing village, Placencia has been transformed into a leading tourist destination, with its focus primarily on outdoor activity and natural exploration.Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): trot along with a tour on horseback, then head off the coast to Laughing Bird Caye National Park, and then head off the coast to Pumpkin Caye.
To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Placencia online trip itinerary maker.
Fly from Belize City to Placencia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Placencia are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Hopkins.
Hopkins — 2 nights
Advertised as the "Friendliest Village in Belize," Hopkins remains a small fishing settlement on a stretch of golden coastline that offers plenty of modern amenities.Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then explore the gorgeous colors at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve. Keep things going the next day: stop by Golden Gifts, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Preserve, and then trek along Outback Trails.
To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Hopkins trip maker site.
Drive from Placencia to Hopkins in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Hopkins can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to fly to San Pedro.
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye — 2 nights
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.On the 17th (Fri), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Hol Chan Marine Reserve, and then stop by Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark Ray Alley and then head outdoors with 4 You Golf Cart Rentals.
For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Pedro trip itinerary site.
Getting from Hopkins to San Pedro by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in June, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Belize travel guide
Belize boasts a long coastline along the Caribbean Sea and serves as one of the world's top destinations for snorkeling and scuba diving. In a country providing a home for many different ethnic communities, a holiday in Belize ensures visitors experience a blend of cultures sharing a small land endowed with grand natural beauty. As you tour Belize, you'll see dense broadleaf forests sheltering a staggering variety of birds, ancient Maya ruins providing a palpable history lesson, and tiny coastal villages making up in hospitality what they lack in tourist infrastructure. Still relatively unexplored by foreigners, the country offers travelers a chance to experience pristine scenery free of big crowds and pushy souvenir vendors.