Valentine's Day is an international holiday to celebrate love, and few spots on the planet are better suited to enjoy a romantic getaway vacation as Belize. Conveniently located just a few hours' flying time from the United States, Belize is a gorgeous land with more than 200 miles of Caribbean coastline, hundreds of postcard-perfect tropical islands, and a mainland blessed with pristine jungles, mountains, rainforests, waterfalls, and forests all teeming with colorful wildlife.
Here are a few romantic things to do in Belize with your loved one this Valentine season:
Enjoy a romantic dinner
The gourmet restaurant at the Cahal Pech Village Resort is the perfect place to sample the wide variety of delicious foods in Belize with your loved one.
Canoe the Macal River
The placid waters of the pristine Macal River are a great place to see exotic wildlife, colorful birds like parrots and toucans, and experience the natural beauty of Belize.
Horseback Riding in the Rainforest
Saddle up and enjoy a wonderful expedition as you and your special someone make your way through the Belizean rainforest, a natural paradise brimming with monkeys, iguanas, birds, and a cornucopia of fauna, including orchids.
One of the largest and most important city-states of the ancient Maya, Xunantunich is an active archeological site, giving visitors the chance to see important history being revealed right before your eyes.
Visit Mountain Pine Ridge
An enormous natural area home to hundreds of species of trees and indigenous wildlife, the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve is the perfect place to enjoy a refreshing dip in the crystal clear pools underneath some of the country's most magnificent waterfalls.
Relax at a Belize Resort
Just minutes from San Ignacio, the eco-tourism capital of Belize, the Cahal Pech Village Resort is a great place to relax and admire the natural beauty of the country, enjoy a massage, sip on fresh-made cocktails, or take a few lazy laps around the pool.
Swim, Sail, Scuba Dive, and Snorkel the Reef
Cahal Pech Village Resort's beach and rainforest combination package includes all the best that the mainland has to offer along with a trip to the Belize Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its beauty and biodiversity.
Whether you're looking for a quick romantic getaway or want to rekindle the flames of love, Cahal Pech Village Resort is the perfect romantic getaway for Valentine's Day.