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It’s a place where everything can be found on a map but only felt with the soul. Here, tourists become travelers by experiencing life as it is lived in Belize. From scuba diving the largest living barrier reef in the northern hemisphere to hiking the lush jungles of the nation’s interior. From island-hopping sails that take them along the nation’s coast to sightseeing treks up waterfalls and mysterious Maya cities. Belize has a range of adventures no other country of its size can offer. Not to mention, friendly, unforgettable people who are more than happy to help visitors experience the true essence of Belize. Still not sure? Here’s why your clients will love life in Belize:

  • English Speaking
  • The Belize Barrier Reef is the second largest living barrier reef in the world and also a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • The Great Blue Hole can be seen from space or experienced while scuba diving and flying over
  • Incredible marine life including whale sharks, turtles, rays, dolphins, and manatees
  • Once-in-a-lifetime wildlife experiences including the first jaguar conservation project in the world and over 600 species of birds
  • 3 of 4 Coral atolls in the Caribbean
  • Uniquely situated in Central America and the Caribbean offering short non-stop flights from major North American and Central American Airline hubs
  • Vast endowment of Ancient Maya sites
  • Sustainability is at the forefront of our country’s core practices
  • Small country with an array of attractions and activities to satisfy the interests of a variety of travelers
  • Highly experiential destination – heritage, culture, culinary, adventure, health & wellness
  • Easy and safe transport
  • Stable currency: USD $1 = BZD $2; USD paper bills widely accepted

Belize Specialist Program

The Belize Travel Specialist Program was designed to assist travel advisors in learning more about the destination in order to deliver the many vacation options to match each of your client’s special interests. The course is now one of the primary prerequisites to qualify for any Belize-sponsored FAM trip.

Courses, which are conveniently mobile-optimized, are available through the Online Travel Training (OTT) platform and will be delivered via four 30-minute modules and one short quiz at the end.

Upon completion of the Belize Travel Specialist Program, travel advisors will receive the following perks:

• Printable certificate of completion
• Belize Specialist badge to use on business cards, email signatures, and
website
• Access to our quarterly trade newsletters
• Special invitation to attend Belize-hosted trade events
• Priority considerations for UnBelizeable Nights

UnBelizeable Rewards Program

All travel advisors are welcome to participate in the UnBelizeable Rewards program. Simply sign up and report bookings with a minimum of one overnight stay in Belize on the itinerary and we will reward you with Points! Bookings can be made directly with Belizean suppliers, or via any tour operator or third party. Points can be redeemed for UnBelizeable Nights at some UnBelizeable resorts!

Destination Training Request

We are pleased to offer destination training support both virtually and in person for groups of 20+ within your agencies. We require a minimum of 4 weeks’ notice in order to fulfill your request.

FAM Requests

We host a series of FAMS throughout the year. One of the primary prerequisites to qualify for any Belize-sponsored FAM trip is the completion of the Belize Specialist Program.

Digital Resources

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USA & CANADA DIVISION

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Ambar Soto
Canada
T
437-545-0481
E ambar.soto@aboutdci.com    

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Natia Kvachadze
USA
T 917-783-2700
E natia.kvachadze@aboutdci.com  

LATIN AMERICAN DIVISION

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Victor Manjarres
Latin America
T +1 954 990-3941
E: vmanjarres@tmamericas.com  

BELIZE HEAD OFFICE

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Althea Sebastian
T +1 305-395-6120
E Althea.Sebastian@belizetourismboard.org    

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Chelsea Evelyn
T +1 786-427-1564
E traveltrade@belizetourismboard.org  

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Deb Gilharry-Arana
T +1 786-427-1564
E Deborah.Gilharry@belizetourismboard.org  

UK & EUROPE DIVISION

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Natalie Swinburne
UK
T +44 7773 690541
E natalie.swinburne@finnpartners.com

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Saskia Strobl
Germany
T +49 89 89408519
E saskia.strobl@finnpartners.com  

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Geraldine Charollais
France
T +33 6 387 35 19 96
E geraldine@groupexpression.fr 

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Sander Langeveld
The Netherlands
T +31-(0)172-740740  
E sander@globactive.nl

TRAVEL AFFILIATES

Belize is a proud member of several travel associations.

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