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Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

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Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

I'm planning an itinerary for our trip to Belize, which is quickly approaching. I currently have us in the tentatively in the San Ignacio area March 29-April 2. Are shops, restaurants, tours closed Easter weekend, or will we still be able to do things?

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1. Re: Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

I'd bet that just about everything will be open. On Sundays, most places are closed anyways, but tours still go.

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2. Re: Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

Bars are closed on Good Friday. This is about the busiest week of travel in Central America; everyone has a long holiday and everything will be open and tours operating in tourist areas

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3. Re: Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

I bet shops, and restaurants will be closed on Good Friday, and Easter Sunday. The tour companies will be operating, and resort services will be available.

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4. Re: Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

Good Friday is the day when almost everything will be closed -- I think it's a law? A few years ago, I needed to buy something, and did it through a small side window of a grocery store.

Saturday will be as usual, except banks, libraries and some other businesses will be closed.

On Sunday & Monday, some grocery stores & restaurants will be open.

Tour companies will probably have tours if already arranged, but their offices might be closed on Friday, Sunday & Monday.

5. Re: Is everything closed on Easter/Easter weekend?

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