If you are an active traveler, you will find Belize to be your own paradise. Belize is the country which can bring out the inner zipliner, the adventurous diver or the ever-curious explorer in you! From magnificent sunlit beaches and coral reefs to mountainous forests and dense jungles, Belize has everything to offer. Here are some of the must-do activities in Belize:
Belize is famous for its queer caves and a great variety of limestone. You are guaranteed to have a caving experience far beyond the ordinary one. Imagine descending into a dark cave while accompanied by the sound of crashing waterfall up ahead makes it a thrilling experience. Trek through astounding lagoons, wander wild routes and explore the abundant flora and fauna of the country. The Actun Tunichil Muknal cave, the place filled with ceremonial objects left by the Maya, should be your prime destination.
A helicopter tour is definitely an activity to splash out on. However, no other adventure will help you explore the Belize’s magnificent landscape from the bird’s-eye view. Just imagine soaring up in the sky to contemplate the Maya Mountains with a cascading waterfall surrounded by dense jungles. In the end, the incredible views of wild landscapes and the feeling of goose bumps appearing on your skin make the helicopter tour worth its price.
Situated on one of the biggest barrier reefs in the world, Belize boasts numerous sites perfect for scuba and snorkeling adventures for those looking discover the country’s marine life. Depending on the wish, it is also possible to organize a kayak or canoe trip as well as kite and wind surfing. The Blue Hole is the most astonishing scuba and snorkeling sites attracting tourists from all over the world.
Some of the tourists come to Belize with the single purpose of visiting the world-famous Maya temples. You can design your own route including some of the must-visit places, such as Xunantunich and Lamanai. Do not miss the chance to get acquainted with the culture of one of the world’s most ancient civilizations!