It is curious, having the sensation of being able to transport yourself to an ancient time, where you can still perceive the glorious history that these cities lived. Spread throughout the Central American stage, there are numerous colonial cities with cobblestone streets leading to churches, cathedrals, forts … cities, lusted for by pirates and filibusterers, that are enchanting for exploring on foot or in a horse-drawn carriage.
This islet, located north of the country became famous, thanks to singer Madonna, who dedicated the song “Isla bonita” to this precious natural paradise.
Lying but 20 minutes away, by light plane or an hour and a half by launch, from Belize City, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations that Belize has to offer, since it is only half a nautical mile from the largest barrier reef in the western hemisphere. It is an ideal place for observing coral formations, swimming with sea turtles, sharks and, of course, a multitude of brightly coloured tropical fish!Close