Belize Holidays

Belize is a country which is located in Central America and is a former colony of the British Honduras. The neighbours of Belize include Guatemala which adjoins it on the west and also Mexico which lines the country to the north. With English as the official language, the country has many refugees who settled here from Caste War of Yucatan.

There is simply so much to do in Belize which includes exploring the lush green jungles of the country which are home to so many exotic plant and animal species. Also, there are many activities that can be taken up for travellers who come looking for adventure on their holiday Belize. Ruins from the Mayan civilisation and also the reefs off shore of Belize are something to look forward to.

Famous Belize Holidays Attraction

Belmopan is the capital city of the country. However, the largest city is Belize City. Both these cities are highly welcoming for travellers on their holiday Belize. Also, other cities are Corozal Town which has a butterfly farm, the small Mayan ruins of Santa Rita and also the Cerros Ruins which are across the Corozal Bay. Crooked Tree is another city which has a wildlife sanctuary and also bird-watching is another activity that is popular here. This city also has the Mayan site Chau Hiix which is being excavated presently.

Other Mayan ruins which are present in Belize include Altun Ha, Cahal Pech, Caracol, Lamanai, Lubaantun, Xunantunich, etc. Also, the Mesoamerican Reef which is the second largest in the world is also present here and can be seen here.

Top Belize Holidays Beaches and Hotels

The beaches of Belize are famous all over the world. Even though the number is limited due to swamps present at most areas, the ones which are present are simply marvellous. Cayes has the most popular beaches in Belize. Ambergris is the largest of islands of Belize and the beaches here are spellbinding. Many water sports are present here for travellers on holiday Belize. Caye Caulkar is another island with beautiful beaches. Placencia in mainland has a beautiful beach and so do Punta Gorda and Dangriga.

Belize offers some very nice hotels where people can stay comfortably. These hotels include Fiesta Inn in belize City, Hotel Radisson in Fort George’s, Crystal Paradise Hotel in San Ignacio, Cayo Espanto Resort and Villas at Banyan Bay at Ambergris Caye, Maruba Resort Jungle Spa in Orange Walk District etc.

Shopping Places for Belize Holidays Traveller

There are shops on every roadside which sell things of daily needs. Open air stalls or even proper shops are easily accessible. Slate carvings are the best thing to take home as souvenirs and are available very easily.

Belize, the wonderful land of nature, history, water sports and water life, is something which travellers on holiday Belize will truly enjoy. Spend time in this unspoilt land and have a vacation that is truly memorable.