We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Belize Tourism Village

# 8 Fort Street | Belize City, Belize City 38138, Belize
2237786
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #10 of 16 attractions in Belize City
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
38 visitor photos
Write a Review

76 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    9
    16
    35
    11
    5
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Pasadena
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

This area of Belize City is set up for the tourist in particular the cruise ship tourists. Lots of stalls to get a souvenir.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Belize City, Belize
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Went to Belize YoGert, Frozen Yogurt… Made in Belize. Some of the best fro-yo I ever had and have had them up and down the east coast. They serve 6 flavors and offer 18 toppings. For $5 you can fill a small cup with as much yogurt and toppings that fit inside. Also, a relaxing setting and great wifi. A... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Scottsdale, Arizona
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
23 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It is very clean, there is no doubt about it. The restaurants, including the one we went to look fun, however, this is a tourist trap and the souvineer prices are very high. If you wantr to have a lot of fun, go right outside the village and but from the street vendors, they wheel & deal, big time.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kingsland, Georgia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We took a cruise to Belize and it was one of the worst ports I have ever been. The shops were extremely over priced for what little merchandise they stocked. Not to mention these shops were the only shops available to the tourist for miles. We also took a tour of the Maya Ruins. The actual Park was beautiful, however,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I enjoyed being in the Tourism Village but you really lose a lot from seeing the rest of Belize. I think it is strange that Belizean's aren't allowed into the village but I guess it's because tourists would rather pay street vendor's than the renter-vendor. We met this young girl and she sold us some stuff, her name was Ashley,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

These shops are only open on days when ships are in port. We were staying locally so got a chance to visit after the cruise folks had gotten back aboard. Truth is that the price of most items is about double when you come off the boat. If you happen to visit other times, the locals are very friendly and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I actually took a water taxi to caye caulker looked it here almost cried when I had to go back! I definitely want to go back this is a beautiful place!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Gulf Breeze, Florida
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This was an ok place. Please be aware that some of the goods there are not native to Belize. Kind of funny when you get home and see that the item you purchased in good faith is not native at all but made in China. Buyer be ware.... Fun shopping though.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wichita, Kansas
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
26 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had read about the tourism village, and thought we would visit late after noon. The minute the last tender leaves the dock they shut down. No place for non cruise people to shop safely in Belize City. Too bad the cruise ships control the port stop so much.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Orange, TX
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
9 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Plan for some walking as it is a decent size marketplace. Like many such venues, there are deals if you look, and there is junk from China if you don't pay attention. Definitely not as "pushy:" as many places I've been to, even in the States. Quality can vary on similar looking items in different store so pay attention. Common... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Travelers who viewed Belize Tourism Village also viewed

Belize City, Belize District
 
Belize City, Belize District
Belize City, Belize District
 

Been to Belize Tourism Village? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Belize Tourism Village, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing