As the polar vortex unleashes its wrath over people in the northernmost parts of the world, Belize is giving you the perfect getaway destination for those who crave some tropical warmth during this month.
January in Belize is warm and sunny during the day with cool and refreshing nights, so if you’re looking for the perfect spot to spend the colder months and warm up a little bit, get one of our Belize Vacation Packages and go enjoy the best of Belize.
Experienced travellers know that January is right in the middle of Belize’s dry season, which translates into milds temperatures and fresh air. Although occasional storms or “northers” blow in from the interior with winds and rain, the slight drop in temperature is quite pleasant given that Belize is a bit too hot during other times of the year. The average low of 70º F is pretty much perfect for any tropical paradise.
January is the high season in Belize, which means that the entire place lights up as the many local restaurants and bars offer live bands, karaoke, and the gourmet delights of a Mayan buffet, a fantastic way to enjoy the country’s laid-back atmosphere and abundance of open space.
Amongst the many popular activities you can enjoy while in Belize you’ll find exploring the Mayan ruins, experiencing a zip line in the rainforest, canoeing down Jungle Rivers, idly lounging in inflatable inner tubes and visiting Tikal in Guatemala are some of the favorite activities of visitors and locals alike.
Anyone can find something fun and memorable to do in Belize, regardless of their preferences. Bird watchers will marvel at the more than 500 different tropical species, explore new cultures by meeting him eight different ethnic groups that comprise the local Belize population, dance to the unique local musical rhythms or give your palate a dreamy trip across the San Ignacio Market, where you can taste local treats. You can also visit the Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave or the Cahal Pech Mayan ruins in the Cayo District. If you like nature and the outdoors, take a hike in the Mountain Pine Ridge Reserve.
Travelling to Belize in January, also offers benefits to your pockets since the airfares are more affordable than during any other time of the year. Southwest Airlines and many other major American carriers offer non-stop flights to Belize at very reasonable price and many air travel websites are reporting that flights to Belize are up to 20% cheaper than last year, so if you want get a hot deal on a cheap flight, you better book it now.
The Cahal Pech Village Resort is in the heart of the Cayo District of Belize, the ecotourism capital of the country, and it’s deemed one of the most beautiful places to stay in Belize. This fabulous resort offers many activities such as canoeing on the Macal River, exploring San Ignacio Town, visits to the site of El Pilar and experiencing the wonders of Actun Tunichil Muknal, the best sacred cave in the world according to National Geographic.