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Belize

Belize Destinations Travel Guide

 

 

 

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Language: English

Currency: Belize dollar

Calling Code: 501

 

 

 

Travel Destination in Belize

 

Actun Tunichil Muknal

Actun Tunichil Muknal cave is hidden in the jungles of the Yucatan peninsula offers an interesting view of the religious practices of the Mayan culture.

Altun Ha

Fairly large partially excavated Mayan site of Altun Ha harmoniously co exist on the back drop of the rain forest.

Ambergris Caye Island

 

Ambergris Caye Island is the largest island situated of the coast off Belize famous for its pristine nature and laid back atmosphere.

Baking Pot

Baking Pot is an ancient Mayan archeological site situated off George Price Highway in Cayo District in Belize. First ancient settlement was found in Pre-classic Period.

Belize Barrier Reef

 

Belize Barrier Reef is a majestic underwater ecosystem off the coast of Belize that draws thousands divers annually.

Barton Creek Cave

Barton Creek Cave is a natural geologic formation for its ancient Mayan artifacts discovered inside and its vicinity.

Belize City

 

Belize City is the largest and one of the most beautiful cities in the country of Belize and Mesoamerica in general.

Cahal Pech

Cahal Pech is an ancient archeological Mayan site located in Cayo District in Belize. It was occuped for about 21 centuries.

Caracol

Caracol or El Caracol (Spanish for snail) is located 25 miles from a Xunantunich in the Cayo District in Belize. Sitting high above sea level on the Vaca Plateau at 503 meters (1500 ft) this beautiful city was one of the largest Mayan cities and the largest in Belize.

Cerros

Cerros is an ancient Mayan archeological site. The city was established at the mouth of the New River as it empties its water into sea.

Chaa Creek

Chaa Creek is a small tributary of the Macal River. It is located in the Cayo District of Belize on the border with Guatemala.

Che Chem Ha Cave

Che Chem Ha Cave is an archeological religious site of the Mayan civilization. It is situated 16 miles South of San Ignacio in Belize.

Colha

Colha is an ancient Mayan city situated 52 km North of Belize City on the outskirts of Orange Walk Town, Orange Town District in Belize.

Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary

 

Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary in Belize is famous for its diverse diverse ecosystem and particularly its many bird species that flock here annually.

Cuello

Cuello is an ancient Mayan archeological site located in Orange Walk District of Belize. It was first settled around 2600 BC or Preclassic period.

El Pilar

El Pilar is an ancient Mayan archeological site located 12 mi (19 km) North- West of San Ignacio, Cayo District. 'El Pilar' in Spanish mean 'watering basin'.

Guanacaste National Park

 

Guanacaste National Park gets its name from Guanacaste tree that is prevalent in this protected area of Belize.

Ka'Kabish

Ka'Kabish is an ancient Mayan archeological site located in Orange Walk District. It was first found during Late Preclassic Period around 400- 200 BC.

K'axob

K'axob is an ancient Mayan archeological site located near town of Orange Walk in Orange Walk District Belize.

La Milpa

La Milpa is one of the largest archaeological Mayan site located in the Three River Region in the Northwest Belize.

Lamanai

Lamanai is an ancient Mayan archeological site located on the shore of the New River in the Orange Walk District of Belize.

Louisville

Louisville is an ancient Mayan archeological site located in Corozal District Belize.

Lubaantum

Lubaantum is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Belize. Its name can be translated as the 'city of fallen stones'.

Marco Gonzalez

Marco Gonzalez is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Southern Ambergris Caye Island in Belize.

Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve

 

Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve is nature preserve of majestic mountains, waterfalls and endless pristine untouched jungles.

Nim Li Punit

Nim Li Punit is a fairy large ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Belize.

Nohmul

Nohmul is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Belize. Although its main site, the pyramid, was virtually destroyed in 2013.

Nohoch Che'en

Nonoch Che'en is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Belize. Unlike other ancient sites in the country Nonoch Che'en consists of a network of limestone caves.

Pusilha

Pusilha is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Toledo District of Belize. It was occupied between 570AD and circa 800AD.

Saint Herman's Blue Hole National Park

 

Saint Herman's Blue Hole National Park protects natural caves of Belize. It is one of the few undeground spaces you can explore on your own.

San Estevan

San Estevan is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Orange Walk District in Belize.

Santa Rita Corozal

Santa Rita Corozal is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Belize. It is largely remains unexcavated.

Tipu

Tipu is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Maya Mountains in Belize on the border with Guatemala.

Uxbenka

Uxbenka is an ancient Mayan pre- Columbian archaeological site situated in Toledo District of Belize. Uxbenka was found around 250 AD by Peten tribes.

Xnaheb

Xnaheb is an ancient Mayan archeological site situated in Toledo District. Xnaheb was settled during Classic period by settlers from nearby Peten.

Xunantunich

Xunantunich is an ancient Mayan site located in the Western Belize in the Cayo District some 80 miles (130 km) West of Belize city.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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