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The Placencia Municipal Pier was gifted to the residents of Placencia Village to give villagers a place to enjoy the beauty of the Placencia Harbour as well as to boost economic growth of the village. In the pier area you can find gift shops, tour...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| at the Point, Placencia, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eat at the Shak and watch people and have delicious food. We ate at the Shak three times in five days because it was so good. Went scuba, snorkel, and jungle adventure from the harbor pier.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Stay568009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach was by far the best one in Placencia. The pier was clean and well maintained. Beach was pristine.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank 624kristinem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Palencia, Belize for the day, off of the NCL BREAKAWAY. Several of the vendors had carved items, ie: turtles, etc to purchase and was able to haggle for prices. At one of the little stores on the pier was able to purchase Marie...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank luvolympics
Reviewed April 7, 2019

It being our first time in Belize and Plencia, in particular we tried to explore as much as was reasonable.Wandering through Placencia Village, we stumbled across this pier. It juts out from the southern end of the Placencia peninsula and offers a great pitstop to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Scotchpipe
Reviewed February 25, 2019

This is not an exceptional thing to visit, but it makes for a pleasant stroll after a day of snorkelling or after dinner in the evening.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jim R
Reviewed February 18, 2019

The beach by the pier is great, the water is clear, there are shade trees and picnic tables - We bought fresh lobster tails from a local fisherman to cook, delicious!

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank karensA6022NQ
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Fun place to walk about & be sure to walk on the “boardwalk” between all the little shops & restaurants. Fun to look in the shops and there are two beachfront bars that have live music. A cool breeze blowing, listening to music, views of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank travelingCAgal
Reviewed January 14, 2019

A great place to hang out, take some photos, enjoy the ocean air and views. Resaurants right next door. Big public beach. Nite Wind snorkeling tours right from there. I looked to the southwest and could not believe it when I saw a cruise ship....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Barry F
Reviewed January 1, 2019

At the end (or beginning) of the long sidewalk that is lined with restaurants, artisans, bars and many other places. There are some picnic tables on the beach and benches on the pier for a stop; as well as a small sandy beach.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VGTravelGirl
Reviewed December 17, 2018

We anchored our large catamaran out in the bay and then took our dingy into this charming, small, very safe pier. We were met wit a big map of the area at the foot of the pier. Only a few feet away were bars, grocery...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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October 27, 2018|
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Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
Whatever you do, don't miss Placencia.... It's a wonderful, friendly, interesting village. Hot and dusty but well worth a visit. I was there for a week in April and loved it. I assume you're on a cruise if you're at... More
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Nevada_Fisherman |
Just $20. It’s a15 minute ride from NCL’s island.