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San Pedro is located on Belize's lush island of Ambergris Caye. With its warm sand and cool, tropical breezes, San Pedro is a must for anyone wishing to experience a casual island atmosphere with unique, exciting attractions.

Good for
  • History Buff
  • Thrill Seeker
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Art and Architecture Lover
  • Nightlife Seeker
  • Nature Lover
  • Foodie
  • Peace and Quiet Seeker
  • Beach Goer
  • Luxury Traveller
  • Thrifty Traveller
  • Trendsetter
  • Like a Local

12 Places

4 City Tips

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12 Places

The Baker

Restaurants

Hol Chan Marine Reserve

Nature & Wildlife Areas, Reefs

Marco Gonzalez Maya Site

National Parks

Belizean Melody Art Gallery

Art Galleries

Beach Cruiser Bike Rentals and Ice Cream

Equipment Hire

ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary

Boat Tours, Eco Tours, Night Tours, Nature & Wildlife Tours

Coconut cafe

Restaurants

Kitexplorer San Pedro

Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, Water Sports, Boat Hire, Stand-Up Paddleboarding

Castaway Caye Watersports

Scuba & Snorkeling, Parasailing & Paragliding, Day Trips, Boat Tours, Waterskiing & Jetskiing

Ocean Essence Day Spa

Spas

Casa Picasso

Restaurants

Wayos Beach Bar

Bars & Clubs

Angela A's City Tips

  • Yes, this is the San Pedro that Madonna references in her song "Las Isla Bonita!"
  • The water is always warm, so visit any time of the year.
  • To get around, most people walk, or you can rent a golf cart or bicycle.
  • Be sure to protect your skin from the sun's harsh rays!
  • The Baker
    Restaurants
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    Angela A Says:

    For a delicious start to the day, The Baker offers a nice variety of baked goods, all fresh and made from scratch. This is also a great spot for a lunch of delicious sandwiches on fresh-baked bread.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • You must have a cinnamon roll!
    • Items change daily, so if you have more than a day, this place is definitely worth a return visit.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #11 of 200 restaurants in Ambergris Caye
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Food is great and the scent of fresh bread tops the experience 24/03/2020
    • So happy open 16/03/2020
    • The Baker
    Address:
    Sea Grape Drive south
    Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 629-8030
    Price range:
    US$1 - US$6
    Hours:
    Sun
    7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Mon - Sat
    6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Other:
  • Hol Chan Marine Reserve
    Nature & Wildlife Areas, Reefs
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    Angela A Says:

    Hol Chan Marine Reserve is Belize's first marine park. Guests have the opportunity to dive, explore the reef, and snorkel with sharks and stingrays.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • There are over 160 species of fish.
    • Be sure to stop in at the Visitors Center to get the lay of the land.
    • There are very good areas for beginner snorkelers here.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 10 things to do in San Pedro
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Snorkeling fun 01/07/2020
    • Snorkeling with the Fish! 22/06/2020
    • Hol Chan Marine Reserve
    Address:
    Caribena Street
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    501-226-2247
    Other:
  • Marco Gonzalez Maya Site
    National Parks
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    Angela A Says:

    The Marco Gonzalez Maya Site is over 2,000 years old! To reach the excavation site, you'll walk on a boardwalk through a mangrove forest, and once there, you can explore the area and its artifacts.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • There is also entertainment provided by native dancers.
    • Wear plenty of insect repellant.
    • Be sure to read the informational signs along the way!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #6 of 10 things to do in San Pedro
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Very rustic, hands on 19/03/2020
    • Interesting 16/02/2020
    Address:
    Southern Tip of Ambergris Caye
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 672-2725
    Price range:
    US$10 - US$10
    Hours:
    Mon - Sat
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    Other:
  • Belizean Melody Art Gallery
    Art Galleries
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    Angela A Says:

    Belizean Melody Art Gallery offers tons of local art, as well as fun gifts and souvenirs. Guests may also create their own art at a two-hour "Splash N Paint Party."

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Trendsetter
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • All art supplies are included for the "Splash N Paint Party."
    • Be sure to check out Melody's original art!
    • The shop sells beautiful, hand-painted greeting cards.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #4 of 10 things to do in San Pedro
    • Authentic Belize experience that will help you understand the love people have for Belize! 03/07/2020
    • One of a kind art studio/gallery/shopping space... 03/06/2020
    • Belizean Melody Art Gallery
    Address:
    Barrier Reef Drive
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 1111111
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 631-7481
    Hours:
    Mon - Fri
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sat
    10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Other:
  • Beach Cruiser Bike Rentals and Ice Cream
    Equipment Hire
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    Angela A Says:

    Renting a bike is an excellent way to get around San Pedro! Beach Cruiser Rentals offers low prices for hourly, daily, and even monthly rentals.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • You can rent a child's seat for the bike.
    • Be sure to pick up a frozen treat (ice cream, shakes, smoothies, and shaved ice are all available) before you start pedaling.
    • Try the flavored popcorn!
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #70 of 130 Outdoor Activities in San Pedro
    • A Great Place to Grab Some Tasty Cool Treats! 18/12/2019
    • Cheap Bike Rentals - Amazing Snowballs - Awesome Owners! 13/05/2019
    • Beach Cruiser Bike Rentals and Ice Cream
    Address:
    Pescador Drive
    South End of Pescador Drive Between Black Coral St and Tarpon St
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 607-1710
    Hours:
    Sun
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mon - Thu
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Fri - Sat
    10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    Other:
  • ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary
    Boat Tours, Eco Tours, Night Tours, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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    Angela A Says:

    The American Crocodile Education Sanctuary is a crocodile rescue preserve, which rescues and rehabilitates crocodiles, with the hope of reintroducing them into the wild after their recovery. Visitors will cruise through mangrove forests for two hours in search of crocodiles.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Guests will have the opportunity to hold baby crocodiles.
    • Be sure to wear insect repellant.
    • All proceeds from the tours go to the funding of crocodile rescue and research.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #16 of 98 Boat Tours & Water Sports in San Pedro
    • This tour can't be missed 10/06/2020
    • great experience very informative 07/02/2020
    • ACES / American Crocodile Education Sanctuary
    Address:
    The Office Bar & Grill
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 623-7920
    Price range:
    US$50 - US$50
    Other:
  • Coconut cafe
    Restaurants (American, Caribbean, Cafe, Central American)
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    Angela A Says:

    The Coconut Cafe offers delicious food in a casual, laid-back atmosphere. Everything is made from scratch, including pizza, tortillas and dessert. They even serve breakfast!

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • This cafe is located on the main strip in San Pedro.
    • The Breakfast Burrito is excellent!
    • Enjoy a beer or rum punch with your meal.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 200 restaurants in Ambergris Caye
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Absolutely a great time and 04/03/2020
    • Amazing service and even better 16/02/2020
    • Coconut cafe
    Address:
    1 Mile West
    Caribbean Cove
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 00000
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 668-0240
    Price range:
    US$3 - US$10
    Hours:
    Wed - Mon
    8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
    Other:
  • Kitexplorer San Pedro
    Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, Water Sports, Boat Hire, Stand-Up Paddleboarding
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    Angela A Says:

    Kitexplorer introduces the adventure of a lifetime to San Pedro visitors, offering lessons for for all skill-levels in kite boarding, wind surfing, and stand-up paddle boarding. You can also rent equipment and go your own way.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • A Stand Up Paddle Tour with a professional instructor makes for a fun afternoon.
    • You can opt for shared or private lessons.
    • Be sure to make advance reservations.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #82 of 98 Boat Tours & Water Sports in San Pedro
    • No longer open 28/03/2018
    • Lousy Customer Service 28/10/2017
    • Kitexplorer San Pedro
    Address:
    Coconut Drive
    Caribbean Villas Hotel Beach
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 99999
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 635-4769
    Price range:
    US$150 - US$150
    Other:
  • Castaway Caye Watersports
    Scuba & Snorkeling, Parasailing & Paragliding, Day Trips, Boat Tours, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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    Angela A Says:

    With parasailing, jet ski rentals, and banana boat rides, Castaway Caye Watersports provides an adrenaline fix for the entire family!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    Tips
    • Be sure to make advance reservations.
    • Ask about discounts for multiple rentals.
    • Some weight restrictions may apply.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #37 of 98 Boat Tours & Water Sports in San Pedro
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Sketchy service but good people 13/04/2020
    • It’s a most! Great Tours and attentive Staff 21/02/2020
    • Castaway Caye Watersports
    Address:
    9 Boca Del Rio Drive
    Palapa Bar Dock, Beachfront
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 671-3000
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Other:
  • Ocean Essence Day Spa
    Spas
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    Angela A Says:

    The Ocean Essence Day Spa is located beachfront at the Xanadu Resort, overlooking the beautiful water. Here, you can choose from a full range of massages, facials, manicures, and much more. What better way to end a full day of activities?

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    Tips
    • Be sure to make advance reservations.
    • Couple's massages are available.
    • Ask about the specials!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 23 Spas & Wellness in San Pedro
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • relaxing in San Pedro 22/03/2020
    • Very relaxing 20/03/2020
    • Ocean Essence Day Spa
    Address:
    Coconut drive
    Carribean villas hotel on the dock over the water
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 109
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 604-0766
    Other:
  • Casa Picasso
    Restaurants (International, Central American, Fusion)
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    Angela A Says:

    Casa Picasso is one of the most popular restaurants in San Pedro, beloved by locals and visitors alike. The welcoming, chic ambiance is a beautiful background for a meal of global tapas, salads, and entrees.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    Tips
    • Each Thursday, chefs prepare a new five-course dinner special.
    • Reservations are always recommended.
    • Try the Lobster Risotto!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #26 of 200 restaurants in Ambergris Caye
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Disappointed 15/03/2020
    • Super nice host 05/03/2020
    • Casa Picasso
    Address:
    Coconut Drive
    San Pedro, Ambergris Caye
    Belize
    Phone:
    +501 226-4443
    Price range:
    US$10 - US$35
    Hours:
    Tue - Sat
    2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Other:
  • Wayos Beach Bar
    Bars & Clubs
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    Angela A Says:

    Wayos Beach Bar is right on the waterfront, and offers expertly crafted cocktails! If you are looking for a friendly local bar were you can spend the evening mingling in a relaxed environment, then this it!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Be sure to have a delicious Mojito.
    • You can also come here for breakfast or a lunchtime BBQ.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 18 Nightlife in San Pedro
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great Food and Atmosphere 05/04/2020
    • Friends' get-together 05/03/2020
    • Wayos Beach Bar
    Phone:
    +501 226-2035
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Other:
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