Placencia is a charming fishing destination located at the southern tip of the Placencia Peninsula. It comprises three small villages (Maya Beach, Seine Bight, and Placencia Village) packed with Belizean culture. Placencia has a long beach and is accessible by air, land & sea. Seek out the longest stretch of Belizean beach on mainland Belize that’s also sun-bleached.
The beach is “barefoot perfect” and has served as one of the best vacation destinations in the country for years, whether you’re visiting for a family vacation, destination wedding, or honeymoon getaway.
The peninsula has an abundance of accommodations, from luxury resorts to Airbnb rentals to suit any budget, along with several beachfront bars and restaurants that make for an ideal Caribbean getaway.
Placencia also hosts a blend of travelers, locals, and expatriates so that anyone can feel at home when they visit. Anyone seeking the best vacation in Belize will enjoy Placencia, a gateway to the southern reef and a significant source for maritime adventure activities such as kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, and sailing.