Belize City


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Belize City, Belize

Long before the 17th-century powers to fight over Belizean sovereignty, a complex Mayan civilization flourished here. Today, many of the architectural treasures from that amazing lost culture remain for you to explore in virtually untouched verdant jungles.


  • Port Name & Location
    Port of Belize
    Ship will ANCHOR OFF SHORE at this port.
  • Time Zone
    CST (Central Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -5 hours
  • Language
    The local language is English.
  • Currency & Shopping
    Belize dollar (BZD)
    Local crafts, shirts, jewelry and hats. View our Port Shopping Guide
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organized Shore Excursions to learn about the culture, wildlife and beaches. Taxis available.
    • Famous For
      Known for its clear waters and rich history, Belize offers the opportunity to explore the ruins of Mayan cities and temples, along with plenty of water & jungle activities.
    • Tip
      Get in touch with your adventurous side with cave tubing, zip lining and jungle explorations alongside impressive Mayan ruins. Or spend a relaxed day on the beach.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Visit the ruins of Altun Ha, a Mayan town dating back to 600BC whose name means "Rockstone Pond" and is known for the discovery of the largest Mayan jade carving.
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