A beachfront paradise that offers a breathtaking view of the enchanting cayes and the immensely beautiful barrier reef, Placencia Village is a unique gateway to explore exotic Belize adventures.
If you are looking for ideas on what to do in Placencia, here are 5 tours we highly recommend.
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the biggest rainforest parks in Belize and offer visitors unforgettable attractions of impressive waterfalls, rushing rapids, unique wildlife, and lush vegetation. It is also home to the world’s first jaguar preserve and chances of seeing a jaguar here are slight at best.
Large cat tracks in the Cockscomb Basin Nature Preserve in Belize. Photo by @theplanit
Laughing Bird Caye
This destination takes a boat to get to, but the bright turquoise waters washing up on the white sand beaches look absolutely great from any view. The Caye is perfect for snorkeling and beachcombing.
The immaculate beauty of Laughing Bird Caye. Photo by @Jeff Monuszko
Scuba Diving with Whale Sharks
Scuba diving or snorkeling with whale sharks is by far the most exciting and unique experience you will ever have in your life.
Prepare for a jaw-droppingly brilliant experience at Gladden Spit.
Fishing in the Belize Barrier Reef
Placencia’s location makes it an absolutely fantastic place to come for a Belize fishing vacation.
Placencia Village is home to some of the best fishing in the world.
Monkey River Tour
Monkey River Tour is one of the best inland tours to do from Placencia and is not just a village or town, but also home to the Black Howler Monkey, which are also known in Belize as the “baboon”. They are also the largest monkey in the country and one of the largest in the Americas.
Monkey River is the ultimate nature tour from Placencia Village
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