Belize City Tour
- Belize History
- Belize Sites to Visit
- Local Belize Culture
Belize City Tour Highlights
Let us take you on an in-depth city tour offering an insight into the history of this tropical port that was once the British colonial capital. Explore the highlights of Belize City, that is full of wonderful scenery and photos opportunities.
During the city tour you will be visiting most of the historical places in Belize such as: Baron Bliss Lighthouse which is the resting place of Belize’s most well known benefactor. Memorial Park which is used for Official Activities. Former Belize City Prison – Recently restored and declared a national museum. There you will find a permanent display of Maya culture as well as temporary exhibits showing diverse aspects of Belize’s cultural heritage. Swing Bridge – Has connected the cities downtown area since colonial days and is one of the few manually operated bridges still in use in the world.
Supreme Court Building – Built in 1926, it still functions as the highest court in Belize. Regent and Alberts Streets are where to find banks, a variety of shops and street vendors. St. John’s Cathedral – Built in 1812; It is the oldest Anglican cathedral in Central America. House of Culture – Once the residence of colonial governors, its now a historical museum. Exhibits include historical photos and a glassware collection. Bliss Institute – Theater, Museum, and National Arts Council – It the cultural center of Belize City and sometimes features performances by visiting dance or theater companies. Just to name a few.
US$15/pp (based on 2 person minimum)
IMPORTANT NOTE: Mariposa Tours prices include transportation, guide, and lunch when specified. Prices do not include 12.5% General Sales Tax, admission fees, and discretionary gratuities to drivers or guides. For tipping guidelines, you may wish to see our FAQ.