Airports / Gateways / Flying times
Airport: Phillip S.W. Goldson International Airport is 9 miles from Belize City. Belmopan City, the capital, is located 50 miles west of Belize City.
Gateways/Flying Times: The major airlines servicing Belize City (BZE) include American Airlines flying from Heathrow via Miami and Houston; Continental Airlines from Gatwick via Houston and TACA from Miami and Houston. Miami: 2 hours. Houston: 2 hours.
Temperatures vary from 70 to 94 degrees Fahrenheit during the year. Annual rainfall averages 50 inches in the north and 170 inches in the south during the rainy season – June to August. The driest months are February through to May.
Tipping is completely at the discretion of the individual. Dress code is casual.
Las Vegas style casino at the Princess Hotel and Casino
Sightseeing tours to the Maya sites of Altun Ha. Caracol, Lubaantun, Santa Rita, Cerros, Lamanai and Nim Li Punit. St. John’s Cathedral, Site of Xunantunich, Belmopan, the swinging bridge of Belize City. The Great Barrier Reef, Mountain Pine Ridge, Ambergris Caye and Placencia Resort area.
Take a trip to the rainforests on safaris. Belize Zoo. Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary. Bermudian Landing Community Baboon Sanctuary, Great Blue Hole, Half Moon Caye Monument, Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Shark Ray Alley, Laughing Bird Caye, Blue Hole National Park, Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Five Blues Lake, and Guanacaste Park