Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About Belize
How Long Does it Take to Fly to Belize?
From the United States or Canada, it takes between two to five hours to get to the Philip Goldson international airport (code: BZE) in Belize City.
How Will I Be Able to Communicate?
Belize is the only country in Central America where English is the official language, so you’ll have no trouble talking to taxi drivers, waiters, or any other of the friendly locals you’ll meet. Many people in Belize also speak Spanish.
When Is the Best Time to Come to Belize?
Thanks to its location, Belize enjoys great weather and warm temperatures all year round. Except for at the highest mountain elevations, it’s never colder than 70 F (21 C) at night, and daytime highs range from 80-90 F (27-32 C).
The “high” season runs from mid-November through March while the “low” season with fewer tourists is August through October.
What Diving Sites Would You Recommend for Beginners?
Belize is a world-famous mecca for scuba divers thanks to its crystal clear waters, beautiful islands, and the hundreds of islands that compose the Belize Barrier Reef. Some of the best places for beginning divers to explore include the Hol Chan Marine Reserve near Ambergris Caye and Shark Ray Alley.
What Kind of Medical Facilities Are There in Belize?
Belize has a countrywide network of clinics that are very affordable, perfect for treating scrapes, insect bites, and minor injuries. Pharmacies, likewise, can be found all across the country with far lower prices than in the United States. For more advanced medical treatment, Belize City has several well-equipped hospitals.
Where Is Belize?
Belize is a mainland country in Central America just south of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. But Belize has a strong Caribbean vibe thanks to its long coastline and hundreds of offshore islands.
Can I Drink the Water in Belize?
Locals drink tap water without any problems, but to avoid any difficulties, tourists are recommended to drink bottled water which is sold everywhere across the country.
Do I Need Shots/Vaccines to Visit Belize?
No. But as with all travel to foreign countries, you should consult your doctor first if you have a compromised immune system or other medical issues.
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