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Belize Country Quickfacts

  • Belize Vacation
Area:  22,966 km2


Country Code: 501
Country Population: 340,844
Credit Cards: All major credit cards are accepted at most hotels and shops in the major cities. ATMs are widespread in larger cities.
Currency: Belize Dollar
Departure Tax: Included in departing air tickets
Drives on the: Right

110V and 220V are used

Ethnic Groups: 
  • Maya
  • Creoles
  • Garinagu
  • Mestizo
Flag: Thailand Flag
Location:  Northern Coast, Central America
Official Language(s): English with 8 regional languages
Religion: Roman Catholic, Protestants, Pentecostal
Time Zone: CST (UTC−6)
Tipping: Not included in most bills and is expected much like North America



Belize Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Belize.

Learn about the history and culture of Belize, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Belize's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Belize for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Belize tours today!


Extend Your Trip

After your Belize tours, why not consider another of Goway's Latin America tours. These include a large selection of other exciting countries in Central and South America. We offer Chile vacation packages and Easter Island toursEcuador vacation packages which include Galapagos cruisesPeru vacation packages which include Machu Picchu tours and Brazil tours including Iguassu Falls tours among many others.



Book your Belize tour with Goway! 

LATIN AMERICA by Goway is an exclusive division that specializes in planning and organizing Belize tours, vacations and experiences. Choose from one of our independent travel modules and more. We want to be your first choice when next you go globetrotting to Belize.

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