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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
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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. 


GENERAL INTEREST:
  • 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.

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PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS - WARNINGS:
  • 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.

Belize Trivia

What Languages Are Spoken in Belize?

English and Spanish are the most widely spoken languages in Belize, and bilingualism is very common in the country.

What Languages Are Spoken In Belize?

What is the biggest city in Belize?

Belize City is the biggest city in Belize with around 60,000 people.

Biggest Cities In Belize

What is the capital city of Belize?

Belmopan is the capital of Belize.

What Is the Capital of Belize?

Where is Belize?

Belize is a country located in Central America.

Fun Facts about Belize

Who are the Ecoregions of Belize?

Belize has seven ecoregions: the Peten-Veracruz Moist Forests, the Yucatan Moist Forests, the Belizean Pine Forests, the Belizean Coast Mangroves, the Belizean Reef Mangroves, the Quintana Roo-Motagua, and the Western Caribbean Sea.

Ecological Regions Of Belize

What is the Leading Cause of Death in Belize?

Diabetes tops the list as the number 1 killer in Belize. Of all deaths occurring annually, 9.5% can be attributed to this disease.

Leading Causes Of Death In Belize

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