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Belize's Information

Flag of Belize
Land Area 22,806 km2
Water Area 160 km2
Total Area 22,966km2 (#147)
Population 353,858 (#176)
Population Density 15.52/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Democracy (National Assembly) Under A Constitutional Monarchy; A Commonwealth Realm
GDP (PPP) $3.09 Billion
GDP Per Capita $8,200
Currency Dollar (BZD)
More Information Belize
Largest Cities
ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)

Belize offers many natural attractions, including the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere. In addition, it presents numerous birding, boating, cave diving, eco-tour, fishing, scuba diving and snorkeling opportunities.

Significant attractions include the remains of the Mayan culture, especially the buildings and ruins at Orange Walk and Xunantunich; the cutural and business epicenter of Belize City; Ambergris Caye, Half Moon Caye, the Blue Hole, stunning national parks, and a wide variety of colorful native-population festivals and holidays. 

  • Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
  • Times to Travel: Travel is most popular from November to late April, especially for visitors from northern areas. During this time the weather is subtropical and the average daytime temperatures in the coastal areas is around 80° F (27° C). This period is also the dry season. Note the the rainy (and hurricane) season is June to mid-November. Climate conditions then are best described as very comfortable, with brief afternoon showers.

  • NOTE: Before making your travel plans to any worldwide destination, we strongly recommend you authenticate important details regarding all applicable health, passport and visa requirments. The people at Travel Visa Pro can answer all of your questions!
  • Belize Travel Advice and Warnings
This page was last updated on November 24, 2017.

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