Like our Facebook pageFollow us on TwitterSee our videos on YouTubeFollow us on Pinterest
Caves Branch

Adventure Blog



The Top Things to Do in Belize 2019/2020- Must-see Attractions in Belize


Whether you seek sun, nature, beaches, or adventure, there is so much to discover in Belize. Although the country is small (just 8,867 square miles), it offers so many amazing things to do and see that it can be hard deciding which activities to enjoy first.

Here is our humble submission for the top things to do in Belize in 2019/2020:

1 – Snorkeling

Belize is a world-famous mecca for snorkeling thanks to the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean, the density of marine life on the reef, and the bright white sandy seafloor. Strap on your gear and jump into this “open aquarium”.

2 – Sea Kayaking

Many of the reef’s islands are close together, making it easy to go “island hopping” aboard a sea kayak. Kayaking also lets you explore nature in a unique way with no motor or loud noises to scare away the fish and other marine life.

3 – Fishing

Belize is home to some of the best fishing grounds in the world. Whether you’re coming to earn your very own Grand Slam or just want to land a big, juicy fish for dinner, one thing is for sure – Belize is heaven for anglers.

4 – Scuba Diving

Legendary diver and explorer Jacques Cousteau fell in love with Belize during his trip to the country in 1971, rating the Belize Blue Hole as one of his top 10 dive sites in the world. Other popular diving spots in Belize include Glovers Reef Atoll, Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Gladden Spit, Silk Cayes and Laughing Bird Caye.

5 – Beach Barbecue

Few experiences can compare to enjoying fresh-caught seafood grilled to perfection right at the water’s edge on a gorgeous, uninhabited island. And a beach barbecue is a great way to celebrate another spectacularly beautiful day on the reef.

6 – Bird Watching

There are numerous protected nature reserves in Belize that are home to rare and endangered birds. Strap on your binoculars and be on the lookout for frigates, boobies, cormorants, pelicans, boobies, gannets, toucans, scarlet macaws, and hundreds of other species.

7 – Stand-up Paddling

Some of the atolls and islands along the reef have smooth, placid waters, making them the perfect place to enjoy the stand-up paddling.

8 – Watch a Spectacular Sunrise

Few natural events have as much impact as the “simple” act of watching the sun slowly climb over the sparkling waters of the Caribbean or the jungle to herald a new day in Belize.

9 – Sailing

Whether you opt for a romantic sunset cruise or a multi-day “island hopping” adventure, Belize is definitely a great place for sailing.

10 – Swimming

With clear waters and sheltered bays, there’s no better way to beat the heat in Belize than by enjoying some swimming in a pristine river or a cascading waterfall.


11 – Visit an Ancient Maya City 


Belize is a treasure trove of ancient Maya cities, temples and towns, some of which have not been excavated. Popular Maya sites to visit in 2018 are Xunantunich, Cahal Pech, Caracol, Lamanai, and Altun Ha.


12 – Visit a sacred Belize Cave 


Thousands of caves can be found throughout Belize that were used by the ancient Maya for ceremonial purposes. To the Maya, caves were considered to be abode of their gods and entrance to the enigmatic mysterious underworld. Some jaw-dropping caves to visit in Belize are: Actun Tunichil Muknal, Barton Creek Cave, Rio Frio Cave, and St. Hermans Cave.


Start planning your 2018 Belize vacation here:


Caves Branch also offers a wide variety of Belize jungle and beach vacations that includes tours to ancient Maya cities, sacred caves, the Belize barrier reef and top destinations in the country such as Ambergris Caye and Placencia.


6 reasons to visit belize with your family  About Belize  Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave  Adventure Packages  adventure tours  Adventure Travel May  Adventure Vacations May  Adventure Weddings  affordable winter destinations in belize  all inclusive belize  All Inclusive Belize Birding Vacations  All Inclusive Family  Ancient Maya  Article  atm cave  ATM Cave Tour  Awards & Press  belize  belize activities  Belize Adventure  Belize Adventure Packages  Belize Adventure Tours  Belize Adventure Travel  Belize Adventure Vacations  Belize Adventure Weddings  Belize Adventures  Belize All Inclusive  belize all inclusive honeymoon  Belize Attractions  Belize Barrier Reef  Belize Barrier Reef Adventures  Belize Barrier Reef Facts  Belize Barrier Reef Reserve  Belize Barrier Reef Sailing  Belize Barrier Reef Scuba Diving  Belize Barrier Reef Snorkeling  Belize Barrier Reef Vacartions  Belize Bird  Belize Bird Tour  Belize Bird Watching Tours  Belize Bird Watching Vacations  Belize Birding  Belize Birding Festival  belize birding guides belize birding tours  Belize Birding Lodge  Belize Birding Lodges  belize birding resorts  Belize Birding Spots  belize birding tours  belize birding trips  belize birding vacations  belize birds  Belize Black Hole Drop  Belize Blue Hole  Belize Botanical Gardens  Belize Cave Tours  Belize Cave Tubing  Belize Caves  Belize Caves Branch  Belize Charters  Belize Christmas Vacation  Belize Conservation  Belize Coral Reef  Belize Destination Weddings  Belize Destinations  Belize Diving  Belize Eco Tours  Belize EcoTourism  Belize Elopement Packages  Belize Family Activities  belize family adventure  Belize Family Adventure Packages  belize family destinations  belize family resorts  belize family resorts belize family vacation packages  Belize Family Tours  belize family vacation  belize family vacation destination  belize family vacation packages  Belize Family Vacations  Belize Fauna  Belize Flora  belize for winter  Belize Gardens  Belize Honeymoon  belize honeymoon package  belize honeymoon packages  belize honeymoon resorts  belize honeymoons  Belize Horseback Riding  Belize in 2019  Belize in Feb  Belize in May  Belize Jungle  Belize Jungle and Reef Vacations  Belize Jungle and Sea Vacations  Belize Jungle Lodge  Belize Jungle Lodges  belize jungle resorts  Belize Kayaking  Belize Lodge  Belize May Adventure  Belize May Vacations  Belize Maya Ruin Tours  Belize Maya Ruins  Belize Maya Sites  Belize Mayan Ruins  Belize National Bird  Belize Orchids  Belize Rainforest  Belize Rainforest Tours  Belize Reef  Belize Resorts  Belize Ruins  Belize Sailing  Belize Sailing Charters  Belize Sailing Vacations  Belize Sea  Belize Snorkeling  Belize Solo Travel  Belize Top Maya Sites  Belize Toucan  belize tours  Belize Travel  belize travel news  Belize Tree Houses  belize trip  Belize Trips  Belize Vacation  belize vacation packages  belize vacation packages all inclusive families  Belize Vacations  Belize Weather  Belize Wedding  Belize Wedding Cost  Belize Wedding Packages  Belize Wedding Resorts  Belize Wedding Vacations  Belize Wildife  belize winter escape  belize with kids  Belize Xunantunich Ruins  Belize Zip Line  Belizean Food  Best Belize Tours  Best Destinations to Visit in the World  Best Places to Stay in Belize  best things to do in belize  bird watching in belize  birding  Birding Belize  birding in belize  Birding Tours Belize  Birds  birds of belize  Blue Hole  Cahal Pech  Cave Tours of ATM  caves Branch  Caves Branch Birding  Caves Branch Botanical Gardens  caves branch jungle lodge  Caves Branch Lodge  Caves Branch News  CB Recipes  Cheese Making  Cheese Making Workshops  Community Involvement  Community Service  Contest  discover magazine  Dive Belize  Dive Belize Blue Hole  Elope in Belize  Family Adventure  Family Adventure Travel  Family Friendly Lodges Belize  family fun in belize  Family Tours Belize  Family Travel  Family Vacation Packages  family vacations in belize  Feb in Belize  Get Married in Belize  Getting Married in Belize  Getting to Belize  Getting to Caves Branch Jungle Lodge  honeymoon belize  honeymoon in belize  honeymoon packages to belize  How to get to Caves Branch Jungle Lodge  How to get to Ian Anderson Caves Branch Jungle Lodge  How to Make Cheese  Hummingbird Highway  Hummingbird Highway Belize  Hummingbird Highway Belize Attractions  Hummingbird Highway Belize Hotels  Hummingbird Highway Belize Jungle Lodge  Hummingbird Highway Belize Map  Hummingbird Highway Belize Tours  Ian Anderson Caves Branch News  Information About Hummingbird Highway  Lonely Planet  Lonely Planet Belize  Lost City of Xunantunich  Maya Ruins  Rainforest Belize  Recipes  Reviews & Guest Stories  Sailing in Belize  Sailing Vacations Belize  Senior Adventures  Singles Adventure Travel  Solo Travel  Solo Travel Belize  Solo Travelers  Solo Vacations Belize  spring break adventure  spring break belize  spring break destinations  spring break holidays  spring break in belize  summer family travel  Summer in Belize  things to do in belize  Tikal  top things to do in belize  Toucan Belize  Tours  travel to belize  Vacation Packages  Videos  visit belize  Weddings Belize  What to do in Belize  When to Go to Belize  where to stay in belize  Why Travel to Belize  why visit belize  winter in belize  Xunantunich  Xunantunich Ruins  
Book Online Now!