Beaches in San Pedro

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The beautiful white sand shores of San Pedro can be decieving.  Although pleasurable for a day of relaxing in the sun, the waters have a tendency to be thick with sea grass, and visibility is low.  Additionally, piers are often so close to one another that things can begin to feel crowded.  

Pick Your Ideal Beach

You will discover a decent selection of beaches to visit in and around the area. To read a detailed article concerning any specific beach click on the names of the ones you are intrigued by.

Ambergris Caye Southeast

Ambergris Caye Southeast: Ambergris Caye stands as the most famous of the Belize's cayes. Located close to a reef, the caye's beaches are relatively small, though the available space offers clean, white sand and palm trees.

A second alternative that beach-goers can consider is South Beach. To access South Beach, there is a dirt path off of the main road that cars and other forms of transportation can access. There is also direct access if you are staying at the Royal Caribbean Resort as well as a parking lot for customers of the two bars that are located on that beach.

You can look through this table for more information about your options.

Beaches In and Around San Pedro
Name Location Coast
Ambergris Caye Southeast 2.5 mi. South West of Central San Pedro South West
Not-So-Secret Beach 4.1 mi. North of Central San Pedro West
South Beach 1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central San Pedro South-Southwest

Needless to say, you'll be able to find some other kinds attractions available. To visit our page about other attractions, click this link.


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