Belize isn’t a large country. It’s about 290 km long and 110 km wide. That’s just 22,800 km2 of land, and it’s inhabited by a population of only 334,297 people. That means Belize has the lowest population density in all of Central America. However, that may change over time because Belize’s rate of population growth is 1.97% annually, which is it the second highest in the region, and one of the highest in the entire western hemisphere.
Small as it is, Belize has a lot for visitors to see and do while vacationing there. Belize has an abundance of both terrestrial and marine life. Scuba divers and bird watchers flock to Belize because there are few places in the world that offer more diversity of species to observer than Belize. Belize has the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere, which also a magnet for scuba divers and snorkelers. Belize beaches are among the world’s most beautiful, as are the countries forests. With so much to offer visitors, Belize has a great many tour operators providing tourists with scuba diving tours, ocean and fresh water kayaking tours, bird watching tours, adventure tours, sightseeing tours, etc. during their visit.
Belize is a diverse society, with numerous cultures and languages. However, English is the country’s official second language, making it a popular Central American, Caribbean destination among English speaking vacationers. Belize vacation resorts and hotels are among the best in the world, and all have staff that speak English, as well as Spanish.
Belize Guided Tour Operators…
Slickrock Adventures offers two all-inclusive Belize travel packages, the 9, 6, or 5 night “Adventure Island-Glover’s Reef” packages, and the 8 nights, “Belize Adventure Week” package.
Island Expeditions offers 5 to 9 day trips that include sea kayaking, sailing, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, rain-forest river travel, hiking, caving, birding, photography and more.
Magnum Belize Tours is a U.S. based tour operator that has been customizing Belize travel packages for over 25 years.
Jaguar Adventure Tours excursions have been selected in order to offer as much diversity as possible to visitors.
Coral Breeze Tours specializes in short duration tours designed to appeal to cruise ship passengers calling on Belize.
Raggamuffin Tours sailing excursions and tours are captained and crewed by experienced, Licensed Tour Guides and Licensed Captains.
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