About Placencia


About Placencia Village

Once a traditional fishing village, the village of Placencia has emerged as the fastest-growing tourist destination in Belize.

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Placencia offers many fun activities, such as snorkeling, scuba diving, island hopping, Maya archeological sites, cave exploration and more.


About Placencia Beach

The Placencia peninsula is 17 miles long.  What is interesting about the peninsula is that it was not formed like many island beaches around the world.

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Local Flow

Placencia Peninsula offers many fun local activities. You can hang out on the beach, socialize at popular beachfront restaurant and bars.