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Belmopan Destination Guide

Delve into Belmopan in Belize!

Belmopan in the region of Cayo with it's 13,381 residents is a place located in Belize and is the capital of this country.

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Local time in Belmopan is now 08:58 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Belize" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Chetumal, Teakettle Village, Saint Thomas, Rock Dondo, Panama or Valley of Peace. While being here, you might want to check out Savannah Bank, Saturday Creek, Roaring Creek, Orange Walk, Never Delay and Banana Bank as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Horseback riding in the jungle of Belize...

02:30 min ( March 06, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Travel Memories Belize on the road to ...

02:39 min ( March 14, 2011 by Eric Valenne)
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Travel Memories... Belize, on the road and Belmopan Market

Belmopan Humane Society

06:15 min ( November 16, 2008 by planetgecko)
Views: 830 - Rating: 0/5

BHS needed a facelift on a used building they acquired. Lots of volunteers from Belmopan Belize showed up and helped restore this building

Said Musa Arrested Belize Belmopan De...

01:20 min ( December 05, 2008 by rmarlin)
Views: 1,910 - Rating: 0/5

Said Musa was arrested on 4th of December 2008 in Belmopan City, Belize and charged with thief of $10 million. Bail was set at $10 and met

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Interesting facts about this location


Belmopan, estimated population of 14,606, is the capital city of Belize. Belmopan is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|15|N|88|46|W||| | |name= }}, at an altitude of 76 metres (250 ft) above sea level. Belmopan was constructed just to the east of the Belize River, 80 km inland from the former capital, the port of Belize City, after that city's near destruction by Hurricane Hattie in 1961. The government was moved to Belmopan in 1970.

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Located at 17.25, -88.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Belize River, Belmopan, Capitals in Central America, Cayo District, Planned capitals, Populated places established in 1970, Populated places in Belize


Belize Listen/bəˈliːz/, is a country located on the north eastern coast of Central America. It is the only country in the area where English is the official language, although Kriol and Spanish are more commonly spoken. Belize is bordered to the north by Mexico, to the south and west by Guatemala and to the east by the Caribbean Sea. Its mainland is about 290 km long and 110 km wide.

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Located at 17.25, -88.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Belize, Caribbean countries, Central American countries, Constitutional monarchies, English-speaking countries and territories, Former British colonies, Former Spanish colonies, Liberal democracies, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the United Nations, States and territories established in 1981

Geography of Belize

Belize is a small Central American nation, located at 17°15' north of the equator and 88°45' west of the Prime Meridian on the Yucatán Peninsula. It borders the Caribbean Sea to the east, with 386 km of coastline. It has a total of 516 km of land borders—Mexico to the north-northwest (250 km) and Guatemala to the south-southwest (266 km).

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Located at 17.25, -88.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
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Roaring Creek, Belize

Roaring Creek is a small village in the Cayo District of Belize, just north-west of Belmopan. Its name is derived from the creek waterfalls which flow into the Belize River next to the Guanacaste Park area. Roaring Creek has a population of less than 2000 people, which includes Central American immigrants, Kriols and Mopan Maya. Creole is the main language used in the village. The village hosts two primary schools, The Roman Catholic and the Nazarene, and two elementary schools.

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Located at 17.25, -88.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Cayo District, Populated places in Belize

Valley of Peace, Belize

Valley of Peace (Valle de Paz in original Spanish) is a village in the Cayo District of Belize. In 2000 Valley of Peace had a population of 1,809 people. The population in 2007 grew to 2,108. It was created as a refugee community for immigrants fleeing from the El Salvador Civil War. Each family was facilitated with a plot of land and are the predominant suppliers of vegetables to the Belmopan area. This community started with a total of seven families.

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Located at 17.25, -88.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Cayo District, Populated places in Belize