If you want to experience the ancient Mayan culture, by walking in the archaeological ruins, you need to book the next ticket to Belize. Not only will your Belize honeymoon be spiced up with such an experience, but also, have the opportunity to dive or snorkel in the world’s second largest barrier marine life and coral reefs while exploring the exotic jungles of Belize.
Belize, a country in Central America enjoys proximity to the US. It enjoys some good sunny weather all year round, with excellent oceanic scenery, stretching to over 190 miles of the coastal strip, Belize Barrier Reef. The reef is a specular spot for snorkel and scuba diving activities, sports fishing and romantic overnight cruise.
You and your spouse will have the chance of interacting with residents of Placencia Village, often referred to as “Barefoot Perfect” village by the Tourism Board of Belize.
Some of the great resorts in the region include:
Chabil Mar Resort
Often referred to as the “Choice of Luxury in Belize”, the resort is located in Placencia Village which is next to some of the regions sparkling waters, best beaches and pristine. After being received by the staff in this beautiful honeymoon suite and lovely luxury villa, couples have the option of unwinding in a private veranda.
Additionally, couples can relax in the beautiful gardens poolside or even take a swim before having a candle lit dinner under the stars in Chabrol’s private Palapa pier. A couple can also wander to the nearby village of Placencia, to sample the unique Belizean fare hosted by the locals.
Pelican Reef Villas Resort
Pelican Reef Villas is one of the smallest but great honeymoon resorts in the south of Belize. For your honeymoon in Belize, you will enjoy some romantic tunes and getaway for a stress-free vacation. Get enticed into a private three-course dinner on your private balcony, a couple’s massage afterward and a private sunset cruise with a picnic for you and your love.
You will have the chance to explore the Ambergris Caye dive in the Great Blue Hole, one of the most astounding pride of Belize. It is a circular hole, close to 480 feet deep and a diameter of 1000 feet. Additional activities for couples include zip lining through jungle canopies, exploration of a mysterious cavern and lazily rowing down a peaceful jungle river.
Pelican Reef Villas Resort leaves couples with a memorable encounter of world’s wonders without the hassle of organizing every detail.
The remote location of the world-class lodge, the Maya Mountains, allows couples to explore the Mayan citadel, enjoy a horseback ride to the Big Rock Falls in their utmost privacy.
Blancaneaux Lodge has only 20 rooms, meant to offer that dramatic hideaway for couples in a rainforest wonderland. Their turquoise pool is fed by the water tumbles in the Maya jungle canopy. Each couple dwells in in a thatched roof house, furnished with Guatemalan décor.
Kanantik Reef and Jungle Resort
Staying true to its name, Kanantik Reef and Jungle Resort offers both luxury and natural surroundings to its guest. Honeymoon couples are exposed to the breathtaking sustainable, eco-sensitive and low impact design that retains the natural environment while providing a classy resort experience.
The resort has 25 luxurious private cabanas, excellent restaurant, and a salt pool. Couples can wonder in the untouchable 1300 acres of forest cover, which is home to exotic wildlife and vegetation. In fact, the resort is a neighbor to the Cockscomb Basic Wildlife Sanctuary, home to elusive jaguars and tropical birds. Couples also experience the warmth, spirit, and culture of the Garifuna people who perform traditional dances and songs for newlyweds.
Horizon Patong Beach Resort
If you and your spouse love adventure, look no further. Kick start your marriage life in Horizon Patong Beach Resort, where you will discover coral reefs and rainforest in South of Belize. The good thing about Hamanasi is that you can choose a romantic suite, a beachfront room or private tree house.
As for a honeymoon package, get treated to a couple’s massage, antique dining ware and other sports activities such as diving and snorkeling and jungle adventures such as jaguar tracking and viewing the Mayan pyramids that are deep in the rainforest.
Almond Beach Resort and Spa
Located in a pristine tropical setting on a five-mile stretch of sandy beach, is Almond Beach Resort & Spa. It is a short distance from Garifuna Fishing Village of Hopkins, with intimate 25 room beach front rooms. The room offers a breathtaking sunrise and sunset views of the ocean.
Thrilling activities in the resort for newlyweds include an underwater journey to explore vibrant marine ecosystems, walks to see the mystical lost world of the Maya Ruins or simply sit back and relax in private verandahs or swim in the heated infinity pool.
But Why a Belize Honeymoon?
- Belizeans are super friendly people and are welcoming to visitors.
- Getting to Belize is simple- There are daily flights by American Airlines, United, and Continental, taking only two hours to Belize. Alternatively, use the First Class ADO bus service, which is pocket-friendly.
- Despite Belize being a third world country, it is a great destination for honeymooners. The resorts in Belize offer an aura of natural paradise; rainforests, wildlife, wide-open spaces, beaches, uninhabited islands and mountainscapes among other opportunities for privacy and intimacy.
- The country is naturally beautiful so do not forget to bring your camera. Belize Honeymooners have the chance to view incredible sunrises and sunsets, lie in the powder-like sandy beaches and make promises as palm trees create a perfect setting for your honeymoon. Nothing beats a honeymoon like walking, exploring and hiking around the many Maya Temples, archaeological sites, and parks scattered all over Belize.