Placencia Peninsula

Placencia Peninsula, Belize

The southern Placencia Peninsula is a laid-back beach destination where you’ll see a little bit of every Belizean cultural group, in addition to a healthy number of expats. The village is where the action is, a main drag lined with Creole restaurants, bistros, fruit stalls, and snack stands. North of the strip, resorts occupy the Seine Bight and Maya Beach areas, ranging in scale from boutique to large, with swimming pools and water toys. Placencia is near some of the most gorgeous diving and snorkeling in Belize, including dreamy islands for day trips—such as Ranguana Caye, Laughing Bird Caye, and the Silk Cayes.

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Aerial View of Placencia Village

Located at the end of the 16 Mile Long Placencia Peninsula, the Village is the hub of daily life on the Peninsula.

Aerial View of Placencia Village

Located at the end of the 16 mile long Placencia Peninsula.

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