Mexico & Central America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 Central america with 6 yr old.
  2. 2 Trip Report Amazing..
  3. 3 Trip Report Land Border & Monterrey to Mexican Language School & Side Trips
  4. 4 Costa Rica in Christmas 2016
  5. 5 Layover in San Salvador
  6. 6 day trips from Mexico City
  7. 7 Destination for 3 kids under 5 - Cancun?
  8. 8 help from a Panamanian
  9. 9 Dynamic Airways = LAX to Cancun
  10. 10 Hotel Recommendation for Riviera Maya please help!
  11. 11 Cancun Beach Snorkeling 6/2016
  12. 12 Playa del carmen - airbnb
  13. 13 Looking for Good Remote Study Location
  14. 14 advice for costa rica about tennagers .
  15. 15 Pearl Keys
  16. 16 Transportation from the Royal Playa Del Carmen to Iberostar Grand Pariso
  17. 17 Mexico destination for family vacation - not $$$$$
  18. 18 Stop at La Paz in route to La Fortuna?
  19. 19 Niaragua Adventures: Beware of the Small Print
  20. 20 Grand sunset princess (playa del carmen)
  21. 21 Picky traveler looking for a hidden gem
  22. 22 Honeymoon in mid-September?
  23. 23 Hotel Recommendations for Costa Rica
  24. 24 exchanging US dollars for Mexican pesos
  25. 25 Food cost for Caye Caulker, Belize or the islands?
View next 25 » Back to the top

5 Day Belize Trip - Need Suggestions

Jump to last reply

Hello, There is a ton of great information on the forums. I come asking for more :) My wife and I are planning a 4-5 day trip to Belize in April. We had been once before, many years ago, as a brief stop on a cruise - really enjoyed it and now looking for a longer stay.

My tentative plan is to stay somewhere on the Cayes (or possibly Placencia or Hopkins - would take any feedback on those) for the first 2-3 nights and do the "relaxing" part of our trip there. Then, to move inland to the Cayo District and stay another 2-3 nights there, where we'll do more active things and sight-seeing.

My specific questions for people who travel there often or have the knowledge they are willing to share...
Is this a realistic itinerary, splitting the short time we are there like this?
What are the "can't-miss" things in the Cayo District/area?
Specific lodging recommendations? We'd be looking for somewhere on the nicer/more luxurious end of the spectrum.
For the 'beach' portion of our trip, what are the general thoughts on Southern areas, like Placencia and Hopkins, vs. some of the Cayes?
Any other great knowledge you veterans can share!

Thank you for your consideration of providing your feedback and experiences!

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement