Welcome to the heart of Belize -- Belize City! This is where you'll find treasures like the Swing Bridge, one of the few manually operated bridges on the planet that still works, and St. John's Cathedral, which is Central America's oldest Anglican church. While Belize City is usually skipped over by tourists for natural and nautical excursions, avoiding it is a mistake. From the fun water taxis, to the bustling streets, to the fine Government House, this city impresses with its nonstop action and cultural attractions. So, look for Belize City hotels today, and explore this treasure of Central America tomorrow.
Flights to Belize City land about 13 km from downtown at Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport. A common option is to hire a taxi, but getting your own vehicle allows you the chance to see the greater area on your terms. Head to any one of the Belize City car rental counters in the Car Park area of the airport and arrange transportation. With your own car rental in Belize City, you'll be able to get to nearby places like Old Belize, where you can check out the Old Belize Museum and Cucumber Beach, and Altun Ha, a site that holds ancient Mayan ruins. Bannister Island, which is just outside the city, is a great spot if you want relax at a beach. Back in Belize City, a car is convenient for reaching an array of attractions, such as the iconic Baron Bliss Lighthouse, vibrant National Handicraft Center, and the bars and eateries in Tourism Village.
From the informative Belize Museum to the charming Fort George District, Belize City is full of life. Search early on Travelocity for hotels and flights and if you want to rent a car in Belize City. Know that you can save with exclusive mobile deals on the Travelocity app.