top of page

San Ignacio Town - Second Largest Town in Belize, Travel Belize 2021

Updated: Sep 6, 2021

Welcome to San Ignacio Cayo

San Ignacio Town located in ( Cayo District ) western part of Belize is the second largest town in Belize with a population of 80,000 people. The major ethnic group found in San Ignacio Town is the Spanish, this makes San Ignacio a perfect destination in Belize to experience some Hispanic culture.

They are serval hotels, vacation rentals and Airbnb in San Ignacio Town, this gives you the opportunity to choose the perfect vacation stay in San Ignacio. With the jungle and mountains surrounding the town, they are several adventures you can do in the nearby area such as visiting the Mayan Ruins, Cave Tubing, Cave Exploration, Waterfalls, and Jungle Hike and Kayaking. The largest Farmers Market is also located in San Ignacio, this market is open from Monday to Saturday, every Saturday there is a Market Day, this is where you can get the best deals on fresh produce in Belize.

San Ignacio Farmers Market in western Belize
San Ignacio Farmers Market

San Ignacio Town is located approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes away from Belize International Airport BZE, or 20 minutes from the Belize Guatemala Border.


How to get to San Ignacio from Belize International Airport?

Belize City International Airport welcome sign
Belize International Airport

Getting to San Ignacio Town from Belize City Airport is easy. The most recommended transportation method to or from San Ignacio Town is by Ground Shuttle, also you can Rent a Car or take the Public Transportation.


bottom of page