beach with boats, coconut trees and go slow sign

Caye Caulker

Traditional, slow & vibrant

About Caye Caulker

Traditionally a fishing village, Caye Caulker is known for its laid back vibe. Its the backpacker-friendly caye in comparison to its busier and bigger brother, Ambergris Caye. With famous attractions like The Split and easy access to the Belize Barrier Reef, it perfectly compliments the rainforest of Belize.

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Frequent Questions

How long do I need in Caye Caulker?

If you want to explore the entire caye, go snorkeling to the reef and relaxing, three days should be enough.

When is the best time to visit Caye Caulker?

High season (tourism peak) is between October & June which is when the weather is best. Avoid this period if you don't like crowds.

Is Caye Caulker safe?

Given it's a touristy place, it's very safe walking the streets during the day and even at night.

Where is Caye Caulker in Belize?

The tiny island is located one-hour away by boat off the coast of Belize City.

How do I get from Belize Airport to Caye Caulker?

From the Belize airport, take a taxi directly to the water taxi terminal, purchase a ticket and take a one-hour ferry ride to the island. Alternatively, you can fly to Caye Caulker with a local airline.