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Belize holidays

Explore the ancient ruins and exotic wildlife found in Belize's rainforest on a tailor-made tour

Belize is a tiny country nestled on the coast between Mexico and Guatemala. Pristine subtropical forests provide a haven for wildlife and shelter ancient Mayan ruins whilst the warm clear waters of the Caribbean lap beautiful sandy cayes, offering access to the world’s second longest barrier reef. The country is also renowned for its spectacular snorkelling and diving.

Infused throughout is the country’s culture influenced by Belize’s Afro-Caribbean roots, creating a fabulous laid-back atmosphere.

Flight Time

Approx. 13 hours (via the USA)

Time Zone

UTC -6

Recommended Airlines

American Airlines, British Airways and United Airlines

Where can you fly from?

Flights to Belize are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

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Audley Travel specialist Tom

Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Belize specialists on 01993 838 690

Suggested itineraries for Belize

These itineraries will give you a starting point for what your trip to Belize could entail. They cover routes that we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to travelling in Belize

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Belize. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Belize at its best.

Snorkelling at Shark Ray Alley

Family holidays in Belize

As one of the smallest countries in Central America, Belize is easy to get around and it has a great choice of family-friendly hotels and lodges. We can tailor-make your trip to help you and your family make the most of this fascinating, English-speaking country.

Ambergris Caye, Belize

Belize honeymoons: ideas for exploring the rainforest, ruins and reef

Travel specialist Leticia shares her ideas for the best places to honeymoon in Belize, Central America’s only English-speaking country. She suggests focusing on exploring the rainforest, Maya ruins and the barrier reef, before relaxing on the beaches of Ambergris Caye.

M/S Legacy (Catamaran), Belize City

Cruises in Central America & Mexico

Explore Panama, Costa Rica, Belize or Mexico on a relaxing and fascinating cruise and see some amazing sights.

Leticia exploring the ruins at Lamanai, Belize
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Provide us with a few starting details about your travel plans, and one of our Belize specialists will be in touch to give you suggestions and ideas.