Northern Belize

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Northern Belize - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Recommended Fodor’s Video

Sort by: 7 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
CLEAR ALL CLEAR ALL
Loading...
Loading...
  • 1. Gallon Jug Estates

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Once part of the venerable Belize Estates & Produce Company that owned one-fifth of all the land in Belize, Gallon Jug Estates is now 130...Read More

  • 2. Lamanai

    Museum/Gallery

    What makes Lamanai so special is its setting on the west bank of a beautiful 28-mile-long (45-km) lagoon, one of only two waterside Mayan sites...Read More

  • 3. Altun Ha

    Museum/Gallery

    A team from the Royal Ontario Museum first excavated the site in the early 1960s and found 250 structures spread over more than 1,000 square...Read More

  • 4. Cerros

    Museum/Gallery

    Like the Tulum site in Mexico, Cerros (also referred to as Cerro Maya, or Mayan Hill in Spanish) is unusual in that it's directly on the water...Read More

  • 5. Río Bravo Conservation & Management Area

    Educational Institution

    Managed by Belize City–based Programme for Belize, a not-for-profit organization whose mission is the wise use and conservation of Belize's...Read More

  • 6. Santa Rita

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Not far from Corozal are several Mayan sites. The closest, Santa Rita, is a short walk or drive from the town center. It's on a low hill across...Read More

  • 7. Shipstern Nature Reserve

    Museum/Gallery

    About 3½ miles (6 km) west of Sarteneja on the road to Orange Walk or Corozal is the Shipstern Nature Reserve; this is the driest place in Belize...Read More

Around the Web