Belize is not one of those destinations where big rental companies have sought to locate. But, sailing in its turquoise waters can make even the most extravagant dreams come true...
Formalities : valid passport for citizens of the UK and Commonwealth nations, USA, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Netherlands, Mexico, Norway, Panama, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey and Uruguay); a visa is necessary for the others. A return ticket is essential to be admitted to Belize. Belize has an international airport (American Airlines, Continental, Grupo TACA, Tropic Air, MayaIsland Air). - Weather: Belize has a tropical climate, warm pleasant weather year round.
Tourist season : Temperatures: 27-33°C (80-92°F) year round.
Sailing conditions : there are few problems with sailing in Belize. You can navigate by sight most of the time and you really stop very often. You must simply pay great attention to the barrier reef and the patates that can be dangerous. Under no circumstances should you sail at night, and you must always land with your back to the sun to see the differences in color of the water, indicating changes in depth.
Marking : Zone “B” (entering the harbor, green buoys to port). Do be careful, however, since marking is haphazard and not very trustworthy. -
Currency : Belize dollar