Things to do in and around Belmopan

Things to do in Belmopan Belize

Belmopan has a variety of things to do in which you can explore your potential to have fun. The capital city is conveniently centrally located to many of Belize's adventures including: yoga, karate, tennis, soccer, basketball, volleyball, cycling, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, bird watching, cave tubing and exploring, and culture.

We asked our team at to come up with their favorite things to do in the Belmopan area.

Banana Bank Jungle Lodge (20 min drive)

Horseback riding, big swimming pool, animals, art studio, restaurant,
and river tours all in a beautiful jungle setting.,



Blue Hole National Park (15-20 min drive)

Cool water hole for swimming, relaxing and taking great pictures.




Cave Tubing and Other Adventure Tours (15-30 Min Drive)

Explore cave systems by floating on tubes, rappel into a giant sink hole,
zipline through the jungle, and much more.
Visit: or



Belmopan Market Day (Tuesdays and Fridays)

Meet friends, buy fresh veggies and fruits, and taste local treats. A
real flavor of Belmopan.

Roaring River Golf Course (15 min drive)

The ONLY golf course on main land Belize that also has great
accommodations and a steak house. For reservations call
(501)822-GOLF (4653) or 664-5441




Blue Waters Pool (10 min drive)

A great family spot to cool off.
Located at Mile 47 on the George Price Highway,
just behind El Rancho Restaurant.
Blue Waters is open tuesday - sunday




Guanacaste National Park (5 min drive)

take a walk through the paths and explore
nature while still being close to town.




Belize Zoo (30 min drive)

The best little zoo in the world! No captured animals, only ones that
have been saved from danger.




Cedar Cabins (25 Min Drive)

Swimming pool, restaurant, butterfly farm, nature trails, camp sites
and cabins.501-832-2050.



Green Acres Jungle Horseback Adventures (30 Min Drive)

Jungle horseback adventure riding for beginners, intermediate and
advanced riders. Children 6yrs and older also welcomed.




Hang out at the river 

There are rivers all around Belmopan for relaxing and swimming.

St. Herman's Cave (25 min drive)

After renting lights and guide map, explore the Herman caves.






Club La Fontaine (5 min drive)

provides a relaxing and entertaining environment
for family and friends.






Below are a couple of links with enough things to do in Belmopan to keep you from ever getting bored here: 




Do you know of something else to do that should be listed here? E-mail .