Santa Elena
in Corozal District, Belize

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.485 and -88.394 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 29' 6" and W -88° 23' 38"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - BZD
Spoken languages:
English, Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:15 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Belize
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:19 am and 6:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Santa Elena

Santa Elena in Corozal District is located in Belize about 89 mi (or 143 km) north of Belmopan, the country's capital town.

Current time in Santa Elena is now 03:15 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Belize with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Santa Elena, of which two are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Chetumal International Airport in Mexico in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km). The closest airport in Belize is Orange Walk Airport in a distance of 33 mi (or 7 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche in Mexico at a distance of 28 mi (or 44 km). Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 7 mi (or 11 km). away. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Corozal, Chetumal, Sergio Butron Casas, Orange Walk and Belize City. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 97 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 41%
Air Pressure 1014.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 69% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 26th of June 2019

34°C (94 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

35°C (95 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

34°C (94 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

City Express Chetumal

Address
5,2 mi
AV INSURGENTES KM 5025 COL EMANCIPACION DE MEXICO
77084 Chetumal
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Laguna Encantada B&B

Address
0,9 mi
Av. Mexico S/N Mza 19
77900 Subteniente Lopez
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mayan Secret

Address
2,4 mi
Carretera Federal Kilometro 9.5
77000 Chetumal
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Princess Hotel and Casino Free Zone

Address
5,9 mi
1 Freedom Avenue
00000 Corozal
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Las Vegas Hotel & Casino

Address
6,8 mi
91 1/2 Mile Northern Highway
Corozal
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CASA BLANCA BY THE SEA-COROZAL

Address
5,7 mi
CONSEJO VILLAGE
00000 Corozal
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BLUE DIAMOND RIVIERA MAYA

Address
6,9 mi
KM 298 8 CARRETERA FEDERAL 307
77710 PLAYA DEL CARMEN
Belize

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Airbus A-320 Despegando de MMCM (Chetumal, QR. México)

Published: September 28, 2012
Length: 55:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AAVAN

Despegue de un Airbus A-320 desde el Aeropuerto Internacional de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México. Durante el giro para tomar rumbo se aprecia la Ciudad de Chetumal y parte de la Bahía de ...


Creamy Lip Stain City Color // AbrilLoves

Published: November 09, 2014
Length: 01:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: AbrilLoves

COMPARTE, COMENTA Y SUSCRIBETE ❤ ---------------------------------------------------------------------- ❤REDES SOCIALES❤ *Instagram: Abrilovesyt *Facebook: Abril Acosta A *Mail:...


Pesca de BABY TARPON en el Río Hondo de Chetumal #10

Published: August 15, 2013
Length: 24:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ulises Pérez

Con el Dr. Mario Perez Quintal, El cubano y Ulises Perez. capturamos un bonito ejemplar de Baby Tarpon.


Belleza Gay 2009 Chetumal Quintana Roo

Published: April 19, 2009
Length: 43:35 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: todosTV

Mis Gay Quintana Roo 2009, la belleza Gay desde Chetumal.


Cosplays DragonFest Chetumal 1a Parte

Published: August 21, 2014
Length: 02:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvin Here

Concurso de Cosplay en la DragonFest Chetumal, realizado el día sábado 16 de agosto de 2014, en la ciudad de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México. 1a Parte con todos los participantes.


Edecanes Telcel Expofer Chetumal 2014

Published: November 06, 2014
Length: 23:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alvin Here

Edecanes de Telcel en la Expofer Chetumal 2014, el 2 de noviembre del 2014, en la ciudad de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México.


Maltratan a inmigrantes cubanos en aeropuerto de Chetumal, México

Published: September 30, 2014
Length: 40:24 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: arom620

El día jueves 25 de septiembre a las 20.30 horas en el Aeropuerto Internacional de Chetumal, , estaba por abordar un vuelo hacia la Ciudad de México.” “La aerolínea pidió a los pasajeros...


Corona Car Show Chetumal 2008 - Tuning & SPL

Published: October 25, 2008
Length: 02:36 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Alberto Mendoza

Video del evento regional de Tuning & SPL, organizado por el Autoclub Ram. El Auto Best Of Show fue el Mustang Chevelle Modelo 71 totalmente rediseñado y traído desde Mérida Yucatán por...


Goku vs Vegeta, Dragon Fest Chetumal 2014

Published: August 19, 2014
Length: 25:52 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Alvin Here

Show del combate de Goku vs Vegeta Majin, durante la Dragon Fest Chetumal 2014, realizada en la ciudad de Chetumal, Quintana Roo, México, el día sábado 16 de agosto del 2014.


JUREL ROMPE CAÑA en la Bahía de Chetumal #15

Published: February 13, 2014
Length: 27:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Ulises Pérez

Sucedió el domingo 8 de Diciembre del 2013 durante el Torneo de Pesca de 30 libras en la Bahía de Chetumal, abordo de la embarcación "Alejandra" muy temprano empezaron los piques de Jurel...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Louisville, Belize

Louisville is a village in the Corozal District of the nation of Belize, located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:18|19|N|88|30|W||| | |name= }}. According to the 2000 census, it had a population of 655 people. Some substantial artificial mounds at Louisville are the remains of an ancient city of the Maya civilization. The site seems to have been occupied from about 400 BC to about 950 AD. Excavations, made here by Dr.

Located at 18.3167, -88.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corozal District, Maya sites in Belize, Former populated places in Belize

Patchacan

Patchacan is a town in the Corozal District, in northern Belize. According to the 2000 census, it had a population of 1,142 people.

Located at 18.4006, -88.4725 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Belize

Xaibe

Xaibe is little rural settlement in the country of Belize. It is located in the Corozal District. The name Xaibe literally means 'crossroads'. This may well account for the village been located en route to other villages and destinations. The people of the Mayan civilization often traversed across the village to reach other Mayan villages. The population of the village is very small.

Located at 18.3833, -88.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corozal District, Populated places in Belize

Chetumal, Quintana Roo

Chetumal is a city on the east coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. It is the capital of the state of Quintana Roo and the municipal seat of the Municipality of Othón P. Blanco. In 2010 it had a population of 151,243 people. The city is situated on the western side of Chetumal Bay, near the mouth of the Río Hondo. Chetumal is an important port for the region and operates as Mexico's main trading gateway with the neighboring country of Belize.

Located at 18.5036, -88.3053 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Quintana Roo, Capitals of states of Mexico, Port settlements in Mexico, Port cities in the Caribbean, Populated places established in 1898, Belize–Mexico border crossings, Mayan chiefdoms of Yucatán

Consejo

Consejo is a village in the north of Corozal District of the nation of Belize. Consejo is located on a point of land where the bays of Corozal and Chetumal meet. Consejo is about 8 miles from the district capital of Corozal Town, and two miles, across the water, from Chetumal, Mexico. It also features a subdivision/neighborhood of waterfront or near waterfront homes named Consejo Shores.

Located at 18.4561, -88.2997 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corozal District, Populated places in Belize, Belize–Mexico border crossings

Chetumal International Airport

Chetumal International Airport is an international airport located in Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico. It handles national and international air traffic for the city of Chetumal. It's operated by Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares, a federal government-owned corporation.

Located at 18.5047, -88.3269 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Mexico

Hondo River (Belize)

This article is about the river in Belize and Mexico; for other uses, see Rio Hondo Hondo River {{#invoke:InfoboxImage|InfoboxImage|image=Rio Hondo.

Located at 18.4879, -88.3184 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Mesoamerica, Rivers of Belize, Rivers of Mexico, Rivers of Guatemala, International rivers of North America, Belize–Mexico border

Cerros

Cerros is a Maya archaeological site in northern Belize that reached its apogee during the Mesoamerican Late Preclassic. At its peak, it held a population of approximately 1,089 people. The site is strategically located on a peninsula at the mouth of the New River where it empties into Chetumal Bay on the Caribbean coast. As such, the site had access to and served as an intermediary link between the coastal trade route that circumnavigated the Yucatán Peninsula and inland communities.

Located at 18.3583, -88.3519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Maya sites in Belize, Former populated places in Belize

San Joaquin, Corozal

San Joaquin is a village in the Corozal District of Belize. With a population of about 2000 people, it is one of the largest villages in Corozal. The town was formed as a result of Mestizos migrating to escape the 1847–1901 Caste War of Yucatán.

Located at 18.3333, -88.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corozal District, Populated places in Belize, Mestizo communities in Belize

Calderitas, Quintana Roo

Caderitas is a city on the east coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. The city of Calderitas is situated on the western side of Chetumal Bay, near the mouth of the Río Hondo, just northeast of Chetumal. Because of its close proximity to the Caribbean coastline, it is vulnerable to tropical cyclones; Hurricane Janet and Hurricane Dean, both Category 5 storms, made landfall near Calderitas in 1955 and 2007 respectively.

Located at 18.5544, -88.2583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Quintana Roo

Calcutta, Belize

Calcutta is a village in the Corozal District of Belize.

Located at 18.35, -88.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Belize

Copper Bank

Copper Bank is a fishing village in the Corozal District of Belize. It is situated on the west bank of Laguna Seca, a shallow lagoon that empties into Chetumal Bay just north-east of the village. The closest settlement is Chunox, located approximately 1.25 miles away on the east bank of the Laguna Seca. Access to the village is possible by road from Orange Walk, via the villages of San Estevan and Progresso.

Located at 18.3211, -88.3559 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corozal District, Populated places in Belize

New River (Belize)

The New River, also Rio Nuevo, is a river in northern Belize. As the longest river that is entirely confined to Belize, it drains primarily the eastern part of the Orange Walk District during its north-northeasterly course and empties into the Chetumal Bay. The river forms also the New River Lagoon, the largest body of fresh water in Belize, just east of the Maya temples of Lamanai. The New River is a habitat to numerous types of fish, birds, as well as to crocodiles.

Located at 18.3333, -88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Belize, Geography of Mesoamerica

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Santa Elena.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zona Libre de Belice