If Belize isn’t on your bucket list it should be! Here are 10 pictures that will have you booking a flight to Ambergris Caye Belize.
Ambergris Caye Belize
Ambergris Caye is Belize’s largest island and is known for its beaches, water sports, and scuba diving. The rich variety of things to do makes Ambergris Caye the gateway to travel in Belize.
Snorkelling and Diving at the World’s Second Biggest Reef
This island is the most popular area to snorkel from in Belize. The reef is only about a mile from the island so it can be reached quickly and easily. In addition to colourful coral you can see turtles, stingrays, sharks, fish, and manatees!
Getting up Close to Creatures of the Sea
Belize is famous for it’s amazing diving and snorkelling! There is a great variety of reef types and diving & snorkelling experiences in Belize. Get up close with a large variety of sea life at the second biggest coral reef in the world!
Slide Into Paradise
Slide into paradise at this beach-side bar! This unique bar is complete with water slide, water trampoline, tubes for floating in the water, and lounge chairs to soak up the sun while enjoying an ice cold beer.
Colourful and Flavorful Foods
The food! In Ambergris Caye you will find no shortage of great restaurants and delicious fresh food. Fresh seafood like this shrimp and conch ceviche and other local favourites will have you drooling.
Turquoise Water in Every Direction
Endless turquoise waters means you’ll always feel like you’re in paradise! Take advantage of all the water sports available on the island like parasailing and sea-doing.
Hang Out Under the Palm Trees
Need a nap? Palm tree lined beaches with hammocks are a common sight on the island.
Those Great Beach Vibes
There is no shortage of beautiful places to soak up the views and the sun on this island!
Beach Bars and Restaurants
Breakfast with a view, lunch with a view, dinner with a view, drinks with a view. Many of the island’s bars and restaurants are located along the water giving you an unbeatable view.
If you listen closely you’ll hear the sounds of the birds singing in the trees. Hard to not sing when you’re living in such a beautiful place! This is a rescue parrot who now lives at a bar north of San Pedro along with seven rescue dogs.
Cruising Down Colorful Street on Golf Carts
Explore the only town in Ambergris Caye, San Pedro, by golf cart. Drive along the colourful streets past a large selection of restaurants and bars – just watch out for the speed bumps!
Fun in the Water and on Land
From the paved roads of San Pedro to the bumpy dirt roads in the south of the island, the best way to get around is on a golf cart! Explore Ambergris Caye Belize with the sun on your face and the wind in your hair. Take a break to go paddle boarding or enjoy one of the many other water sports available on the island.
What better way to say ‘goodbye’ to a wonderful day in Belize and ‘hello’ to an unforgettable night by watching a beautiful island sunset! I captured this sunset on a water taxi from Belize City to San Pedro.
So there you have it – 12 pictures that will have you booking a one-way flight to Belize’s largest island!