Attractions Near Blue Belize

1 | Nim Li Punit

Nim Li Punit, also known as Big Hat, is a Maya site that saw its peak between 500 and 800 AD. This old city that was once home to nearly 7000 people, suddenly ceased to exist sometime in ninth century for reasons not yet known.

You will be able to find this historical site 19 miles (30 and a half kilometers) to the north of Blue Belize.

2 | Port Honduras Marine Reserve

One of the most recently declared marine reserves in Belize is Port Honduras Marine Reserve, which was named as such in January of 2000. It serves as one of the most important fish nurseries in the Caribbean, and is an all around beautiful site to see.

This nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve can be found 23 miles (37 kilometers) to the northeast of Blue Belize.

3 | Sarstooth National Park

A dense jungle and protected refuge for nature, the Sartooth National Park is the prime location for any adventure to try and catch a glimpse of Belize wildlife. With a wild coast that quickly turns into dense forests and underbrush covered floors, you can expect a wide range of creatures to be prowling about.

This nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve is located 16 and a half miles (26 and a half kilometers) south west of Blue Belize.

4 | Jackie Young Fishing Guide

Jackie Young has loved spending time outdoors and especially fishing, since he was a young man. Today he is fully licensed and spends his time leading visitors on fly fishing tours.

Travelers will be able to find this fishing charter service in the heart of Punta Gorda, a short distance to the northeast of Blue Belize.

5 | Tide Tours

"The natural choice for responsible travel," Tide Tours specializes in eco-friendly tours that show off the natural beauty of Belize.

Travel a short distance from Jackie Young Fishing Guide to get to this hiking tour and trip operator, which is located at 41 Front Street.

6 | Wild Thing

7 | Cotton Tree Chocolate Factory Tour

Find out how chocolate is made and enjoy a few samples along the way when you stop by for a tour of this small batch chocolate producer's facility.

Travelers can find this facility viewing at 2 Front Street, a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Wild Thing.

The interactive map above highlights the 7 nearby attractions that can be found within 14 and a half miles (23 and a half kilometers) of Blue Belize. Many of the options are situated in and around Punta Gorda, which is right around these accommodations. To get more info about what you'll find in the vicinity, or to see an expanded view of the region, click on various points to interact with the map. The map numbers seen above match up with those listed in the chart below.

Attractions Near Blue Belize
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Villas
1 Botanical Garden Toledo Botanical Arboretum 14.4 mi. (23.3 km)
2 Cave Laguna Cave 7.7 mi. (12.4 km)
3 Nature Tourism Service Desmond Nature Tours 3.3 mi. (5.4 km)
4 Fishing Charter Service Jackie Young Fishing Guide 0.3 mi. (0.6 km)
5 Hiking Tour and Trip Operator Tide Tours 0.6 mi. (0.9 km)
6 Hiking Tour and Trip Operator Wild Thing 0.6 mi. (1.0 km)
7 Facility Viewing Cotton Tree Chocolate Factory Tour 0.7 mi. (1.2 km)

 

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