13 Reasons That Will Urge You To Vacation in Belize

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Vacation in Belize in 2018

Here’s Why Belize Deserves To Be On Top Of Your Travel Bucket List

One of the world’s top travel destinations, Belize offers captivating and spectacular attractions and a potpourri of fun filled activities and adventure.

Here are 13 reasons why you will want to spend your vacation in Belize this year:

The Belize Weather

 

Belize WeatherOverall, the climate in Belize is sub-tropical, making it the best vacation destination all year round. Its temperature normally ranges from 50 degrees Fahrenheit to 95 degrees Fahrenheit. The coolest months are from November to January and the warmest months are from May to September.

Belize Mayan Ruins

 

bestmayanruinstovisitinbelizeOnce home to over 2 million Mayas, Belize is the heart of the famous ancient Maya world. The Maya civilization has left its permanent mark in the country’s landscape, leaving Maya’s legacy in numerous ancient structures like temples, pyramids, science, agriculture, palaces and mathematics. Among its famous Mayan sites are Altun Ha, Xunantunich, Caracol, Santa Rita, Cahal Pech, Lamanai, Barton Creek Cave, Cerros, Lubaantun, and Nim Li Punit.

Belize Colorful Culture

 

belize family adventureBelize is rich in diverse cultures, with a mixture of Maya, Garinagu, Spanish, Indian, Mennonites, German and many other cultures like Chinese and Lebanese. Experience all these different cultures in one place.

Belize Caves

 

barton creek caveBeing one of the fundamental parts of Mayan religion, caves are inextricably bound to Belize history. Beneath the country’s surface, explore some of the world’s most extensive cave systems with stunning lime rock formations. Most caves still have visible signs of previous visitations, activities and relics. A famous cave to visit on your Belize vacation is Actun Tunichil Muknal.

Belize Food

 

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Belize diverse cultures are also reflected on its food and drinks, making Belizean food Central America’s most varied cuisine. Its locals take advantage of the country’s abundance in seafood such as shrimps, conch and snappers. Chinese food is also available in most places in Belize.

Belize Barrier Reef

 

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A World Heritage Site and the one of the largest barrier reefs in both Northern and Western Hemispheres, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef spans over 185 miles of Belize’s blue waters. Visitors come to explore the barrier reef, islands and over 400 white sand beaches. It has over 100 varieties of corals, fish species and other marine life.

Belize’s Incredible Flora

 

belize flora
Tourists who want to venture inland flock to Belize to explore its lush rainforest, which is heavily populated with thousands of varieties of plants, trees and flowers. You will find 250 varieties of orchids, flowering bromeliads and aroids, colorful poinsettias, hibiscuses and many other rare and unique flowers and trees.

Belize’s Incredible Fauna

 

Belize Fauna
There are at least 543 varieties of bird species in Belize. Most of them are found in the rainforest. The most spotted animal in the forest include the wildcats, margay, monkeys, large rodents, mountain cow, ocelot and pumas.

The Best Scuba Diving in the World

 

scuba diving in belizeConsidered one of the best scuba diving spots in the world, Belize has three open to ocean atolls. Its barrier reef offers superb sites for diving, which include the Turneffe Island, Gladden Spit, Glover’s Reef Atoll and Lighthouse Reef Atolls.

The Best Snorkeling in the world

 

belize family vacationBelize is also appropriately considered one of the best snorkeling destinations in the world. Among its excellent snorkeling locations include the Shark-Ray Alley, Caye Caulker and Hol Chan Marine Reserve.

Cacao Harvesting and Chocolate Making at the Maya Communities in Toledo

 

belize maya chocolate making
In Belize, you will have the opportunity to learn how to make chocolate from scratch. It would be a very interesting experience to harvest the raw cacao and make it a chocolate using the same process that Mayans did for more than a thousand year.

Stunning Remote Un-inhabited Islands

 

belize islandsBelize is also a home to over 200 islands and most of them are uninhabited and untouched. Venture out these islands and experience the eternal deserted island fantasy.

Cool Places to Stay in Belize

 

cahal pech rooms
Just as many things to do in Belize are the variety of options for cool places to stay, which include luxury resorts, hotels, condominiums, vacation rentals, guesthouses, live-aboard vessels, campgrounds and more. One of the best places to stay in Belize is at Cahal Pech Village Resort. It is one of the largest resorts in the Cayo District and offers a jaw-dropping panoramic view of the Belize River Valley and surrounding villages. It also offers its guests ultimate privacy with an award winning service. With the variety of accommodations to choose from, Cahal Pech Village Resort is surely a cool place to suit your taste and need.

Overall, Belize is the perfect getaway place for every one looking for great attractions and adventure.

Questions about traveling to Belize? Send us an email or call 239- 494- 3281. We will love to help you plan your Belize vacation.

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  1. Nice blog, but let us move away from calling the Maya Sites “Mayan Ruins”. Ruins is romantic but those are cities, ancient sites. Also, Mayan is used when referring to the languages spoken, for all other descriptions Maya is correct.

    Antonio Beardall February 28, 2018 at 3:42 pm Reply

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