Belize - Cayo District (PDF Chapter)
This is the Cayo District chapter from Lonely Planet’s Belize guidebook.
Cayo District is Belize’s premier adventure and eco-activity region. The lush environs of the Wild West are covered with jungle, woven with rivers, waterfalls and azure pools, riddled with caves and dotted with Maya ruins, from small, tree-covered hills to magnificent temples.
- hang out in traveler-friendly San Ignacio, especially for market day on Saturday
- bridge the gap between Cayo and coastal Southern Belize along the Hummingbird Highway, the region’s most scenic drive
- explor the remote and ancient Maya ruins of Caracol
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Belmopan & Around, Hummingbird Highway, Spanish Lookout, San Ignacio & Around, Mountain Pine Ridge Area, Caracol, Bullet Tree Falls, San José Succotz & Around, Benque Viejo del Carmen.
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