Ambergris Cay, Belize

  1. Is it a beach or a road? The streets are made of sand in San Pedro, Ambergris Cay's only town (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  2. While the island has grown since Madonna sang about it 20 years ago in "La Isla Bonita," the streets are safe, and cab rides rarely cost more than $5 (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  3. Dining alfresco at El Fogon, a tiny palapa restaurant (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  4. A Mayan woman sells fabrics on the beach at a "pop-up" shop (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  5. The entire shore of Ambergris is public, which makes it easy to hop from bar to beach to resort (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  6. Even if you're a novice at fishing, it's nice just to be out on open water (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  7. Fishing aboard the Cari'Bean (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  8. Ambergris Cay has some of the Caribbean's top diving (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  9. Meeting one of Ambergris's manatees (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  10. The beach at Ramon's Village (Photo: Maura McEvoy)
  11. You'll probably spend a lot of time doing little more than staring at the Caribbean (Photo: Maura McEvoy)

Get Inspired with more from BudgetTravel.com


Recent Slideshows


Budget Travel Real Deals


  • From $1,199

See more deals »

Recent Articles


Budget Travel Real Deals


  • From $1,199

See more deals »

Video


Our newsletter delivers vacation inspiration straight to your inbox.

Video


Check Prices