Honeymoon in Belize
Discover the breathtaking Belize Barrier Reef during your honeymoon. The beauty of the Caribbean and the relaxed life of the islands will make your honeymoon an unforgettable experience. You will stay in the jungle, a small island with white sandy beaches and beautiful snorkeling and diving spots. If you want to celebrate your marriage in a tropical paradise, Belize is the perfect destination.
If you would like to have an adventurous honeymoon, Belize offers a variety of impressive caving opportunities of which can be attributed to travelling back in time and journeying into the Maya World. The caves also offer a wide range of activities from moderate to difficult excursions to suit nearly any age and fitness level.
- Caye Caulker: discover one of the two most beautiful coral reefs of the world and relax on the white sandy beaches
- Placencia beach: a paradise for those who love stunning beaches and nature
- Barton Creek Cave: canoeing Tour
- ATM Cave: discover the Mayan underworld
- The Belize Coral Barrier Reef: the second biggest barrier reef in the world
Honeymoon in Belize
Day 1: Arrival to Belize City
Upon your arrival to the international airport of Belize, a driver will be waiting for you to take you to your beautiful jungle lodge in the middle of the jungle.
Day 2: Canoeing tour to the cave of Barton Creek
Today you will have a canoeing tour to the cave of Barton Creek. Difficulty: Easy
The cave is located close to San Ignacio. Barton Creek Cave is known as an archeological site and tourist destination. For those who fancy floating through the tall, quiet cavern, this cave is perfect. The cave is a large river cave about 4.5 miles long. This tourist attraction is very impressive and will involve paddling in canoes along an ancient Mayan waterway inside the mountains. You will pass between stalactites and discover skulls and artifacts.
The cave is beautiful; its high ceiling, beautiful rock flows and cathedral chambers create a picturesque background. You will see stalactites and stalagmites all around you. In addition to this, Mayan pottery shards and bones can also be observed.
Day 3: Adventurous tour to the famous cave of ATM
Today you will have an adventure tour to the amazing ATM Cave. Difficulty: Challenging – The tour involves swimming and climbing and thus a good level of physical fitness is required.
The ATM cave is located near San Ignacio in the Cayo district and was discovered in 1989. This is one of the most popular Mayan Burial sites in Western Belize and boasts of its large and diverse collection of preserved Maya artifacts. The cave contains skeletons, ceramics and stoneware. The most known skeleton of this cave is “The Crystal Maiden”; the skeleton of a teenage girl, possibly a sacrifice victim, whose bones have been calcified to a sparkling, crystallized appearance.
This tour will start with a 45 minutes nature hike in the tropical cool rainforest in which you will witness spectacular sceneries of the jungle while trekking across rivers and remote jungle trails. The ATM cave is a wet cave; you will swim, climb and explore the cave thoroughly. This is an extraordinary adventure in Belize and a rare opportunity to see ancient Maya ceremonial sites and altars as they were and virtually untouched for centuries.
Day 4 - 5: Placencia beach
A driver will pick you up to take you to the beach of Placencia in the Caribbean Ocean.
Placencia is a peninsula located on the Caribbean Coast, and is well known for its fantastic beaches. It is paradise for those who love nature. Placencia has a tranquil lagoon, where you will find an abundance of flowers, birds, plants, butterflies and many other species. Our advice is, slip into a hammock, relax, and enjoy the view.
We offer you the following tours in Placencia:
- Visit the Cays by kayak, camping along the way on the perfect islands that dot the horizon from there to the Barrier Reef
- Boat tour of Monkey River where you will see howler monkeys, iguanas and, if you are lucky, perhaps a couple of crocodiles along the river shore
- Sailing tours for day sailing or overnight
Day 6: Kayaking
Today you can choose to relax at the beaches of Placencia or a kayak tour.
Kayaking is the best relaxing activity for discovering the surroundings of Placencia. Visit one of the many islands such as Saddle Caye South. This is a remote island surrounded with mangrove trees. Here you can relax and take a refreshing dive in the water. There is also the possibility to camp at one of the remote islands.
Day 7: Placencia self-discovery
Today you can enjoy the surrounding of Placencia or you can choose for the following optional tour:
Watch the sunset during a romantic sailboat tour. In the end of the afternoon the sailboat will take you to Maya Mountains from where you can see the sunset with a glass of wine and celebrate your Honeymoon with an amazing background.
Day 8: Travel to Caye Caulker
Today a driver will take you to the airport for your domestic flight to the amazing little island of Caye Caulker.
Here you can discover one of the two most beautiful coral reefs of the world. This four mile long island is located to the west of Belize Barrier Reef. Friendly and easy going, you will love the laid back atmosphere of the white sand beaches on this cay. Due to its proximity to the Barrier Reef, snorkel and dive trips are two of the most popular activities, along with visits to Mayan ruins, cave tours, bird watching and sailing.
Day 9: Sailing and snorkeling excursion
The beautiful surrounding of Caye Caulker is a perfect snorkel location. For this reason, your honeymoon includes this tour:
You will be taken by a sailing boat to the locations: Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Coral Gardens and Shark and Ray Alley. From here you can see the tropical colorful fish, turtles and sharks. In the end of the afternoon you will go back to Caye Caulker.
Day 10: Caye Caulker self-discovery
Today you have time to explore the island by yourself. You will end your honeymoon with a romantic three-course dinner.
Day 11: Departure from Belize City
Unfortunately your honeymoon in Belize ends today. A driver will take you to the domestic airport of the island for your domestic flight to the international airport of Belize.
You can also choose to extend your honeymoon by combining this tour with one of our other tours. Contact us for more information.
The Great Blue Hole, Belize
The Great Blue Hole is an exceptional underwater sinkhole that is placed off the coast and lies near the midpoint of Lighthouse Reef. It is the largest sinkhole of the world, measuring an unbelievable 300 meters (984 feet) across and roughly 125 meters (410 feet) deep. Easily detectable from space, is one of the most supreme dive spots of the world.
Tour options: 1. Air tour and 2. Snorkeling tour.
Snorkeling at Laughing Bird Caye
It is the most beloved Inner Reef dive stop. The small island is studded with delightful palm trees, a powdery white beach and invincible snorkeling destination. As it is conserved it is teaming with underwater life and exceptionally robust coral. You will be able to spot creatures such as drum, huge lobsters, cleaner shrimp, arrow crabs, snapper, barracuda and more assortments of reef fish than you can calculate. There are lots of areas with healthy corals and ample marine life to check out.
Duration: 1 day. Price per guest from: $115