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Cruises to Belize from New Orleans

Two cruise lines offer cruises to Belize from New Orleans. It is a famous eco-adventure destination. Most of the cruises are 7 days, but there is also a 9-day option. See the full schedule below.

Belize is in Central America and has a long coast on the Caribbean Sea. The country is known for extreme biodiversity and ecosystems. There are mangrove swamps, mountains, jungles, wildlife reserves, and many caves. Wildlife include toucan and tapirs. The official language is English.

Carnival Cruises dock at Belize City. From there it is easy to visit a Mayan site, enjoy water sports, or tour Old Belize. Read reviews of Belize cruises.

Norwegian Cruise Line docks at the private island of Harvest Caye in Belize. It is a small island off the coast. See a slideshow of Belize photos.

Belize Cruise Shore Excursions

Shore excursions in Belize offer a wide selection of adventures. Tour Xunantunich Mayan ruins. Swim with rays. Ride a zipline. Go tubing in a cave. Snorkel or scuba dive the barrier reef. Hike Bacab Eco Park. Ride an airboat.

Shore excursions on the island of Harvest Caye are varied. Tour the Mayan archeological site of Nim Li Punit. Visit a spice farm and botanical garden. Explore saltwater mangrove estuaries to see wildlife and flora. Go river tubing. Sail to a tiny island and snorkel the reef around it. Fly on a zipline or parasail.


6-day cruises to Belize on Carnival Cruise Line. Round-trip from New Orleans to Costa Maya (Mexico), Belize and Cozumel (Mexico).
• 2022 departures: February 27, November 13.

7-day cruises to Belize on Carnival Cruise Line. Round-trip from New Orleans to Mahogany Bay (Honduras), Belize and Cozumel (Mexico).
• 2022 departures: January 2, January 16, January 30, February 13, March 13, March 27, April 10, April 24, May 22, June 5, June 19, July 3, July 31, August 14, August 28, September 11, October 9, October 23, November 6, December 26.

7-day cruises to Belize on Norwegian Cruise Line. Round-trip from New Orleans to Cozumel (Mexico), Roatan (Honduras), Harvest Caye (Belize) and Costa Maya (Mexico).
• 2022 departures: January 2, January 9, January 16, January 23, January 30, February 6, February 13, February 20, February 27, March 6, March 13, March 20, March 27, April 3, April 10, April 17, November 20, November 27, December 4, December 11, December 23.

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