Keys and atolls For those whose final destination is this tourist-friendly beach resort area (which faces the Caribbean), simply getting from Belize City to these locations is an adventure unto itself, with water taxi service being the more budget-friendly option (those with more cash to spend can fly from Belize City to Ambergris Caye and […]
Note on visiting Mayan sites in western Belize: for safety reasons, renting a car to drive into this region can be risky, and is not for the faint at heart (due to reported robbery incidents). Also, only experienced drivers should attempt to go through some of the poorly-paved roads to get there. For that reason, […]
Car Rental – for those who find it more convenient to have their own vehicle (for getting around within Belize City, or to visit other parts of the country, especially the ancient Mayan sites in the western regions), there are car rental agencies such as Avis (Tel. 225-2629), Budget (223-2435), Hertz (Tel.: 223-5396) and Thrifty […]
Bus – non-existent within Belize City. The only bus services that exist are those that go from one town to another within the country, as well as to neighboring countries like Guatemala and Mexico.
Taxis — Cabs cost around BZ$7 for rides within the city, give or take; if it’s a long trip from one side of town to the other, expect to be charged a bit more. Confirm the price in advance with your driver. Note that, unlike other cities, taxis in Belize City can be any type […]