Placencia Village, Belize

This wonderful slice of paradise has all you can imagine in a tropical destination and more.


Placencia village is situated on the Southeastern coast of Belize at the tip of a 16-mile peninsula. Placencia is known for having some of the most beautiful beaches lined with palm trees in southern Belize. This tropical haven destination boasts diversity in culture and heritage.

With superb food coupled with its ideal location for inland and marine adventures. It is easy to see why Placencia is rated as the top 3 most popular places to visit in Belize.

Placencia’s proximity to remarkable Cayes such as; Laughing Bird, Ray, Ranguana, and Moho, making it easy to navigate and explore these gems. Hop on a tour with one of Placencia’s very knowledgeable guides and enjoy snorkeling, kayaking, diving, fishing, or relax in a pristine tropical atmosphere most only dream of.

Surrounded by pristine Caribbean waters, teeming with marine life of the lagoon, you never know what beautiful creature you might encounter; Turtles, manatees, dolphins, birds and more all come to this area to feed and build their homes.

Placencia is a growing village that is ever changing from that small fishing village of 20 years ago. Fine dining, beach bars, grocery stores, a pharmacy, private and public schools help to make Placencia stand out from the rest. The culture is a beautiful mix of Belizeans, Americans, Canadians, Europeans, South Africans and more. It’s a happy, friendly place where we work side by side with one another and build friendships that last a lifetime.

If you’re looking for something to do while staying in Placencia, here are a few suggestions:

Village Tours

There is a lot to see and do in the village and it can be done, on foot, by golf cart or by taxi. If you need very friendly and informative taxi drivers to give you the layout of the land, ask for Shal or Walter.

Food Tours

Belize has a rich taste for food as a country abundant in cultural and culinary diversity. There is an array of flavor for your pallet when in Belize.

Water Tours

If you need to get away from the village for bit, you can choose from various fresh water or marine adventures. You can go snorkeling, diving, enjoy a sunset cruise or even island hopping to enjoy the breath-taking marine world of the Caribbean Sea teeming with life.

Fishing Tours

Placencia is historically known for being a fishing community which means there are many experienced and skilled fishing guides on the peninsula to cater to your every fishing needs.

District Tours


Each of the districts of Belize has something special to offer. Whether it’s waterfalls and caves to the west, or wildlife and cayes to the east, you are sure to find pristine adventure in every direction.

Jungle Tours

Belize’s rainforest is roaring with fauna and flora and many historical sites holding the secrets of our ancestors. There are Maya ruins, hiking to waterfalls, birding, night tours that display the mystery of our jungle at dusk.

Dining Out

Placencia is known to have some of the best cuisines in the country of Belize, delivering tasty diverse dishes to please your tastebuds. Every restaurant provides its own special menu consisting of a variety of gourmet dishes.

Hang Out Bars

If you just want to hang out and enjoy music, cold drinks and laughter there are many options for that on the beach, on the sidewalk, and on the road. Both locals and tourists alike enjoy the cool vibes of our Caribbean hang out bars!

Street or sidewalk or out to sea, we’ve got you covered.