in Orange Walk District, Belize
- Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche (Unesco heritage, 23 mi)
- Tikal National Park (Unesco heritage, 61 mi)
- Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System (Unesco heritage, 141 mi)
- Puerto Aventuras Beach, Marina and Golf Resort (Golf course, 35 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 18.081 and -88.563 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 18° 4' 52" and W -88° 33' 47"
- 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: 11:09 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: America/Belize
- UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:52 am and 5:22 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bantam Village
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Belize.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Belize. Last Update: 2020-10-29 08:32:26
Discover Orange Walk
Orange Walk in Orange Walk District with it's 15,298 citizens is a place in Belize about 59 mi (or 95 km) north of Belmopan, the country's capital city.
Current time in Orange Walk is now 11:09 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Belize with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports near Orange Walk, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Belize is Orange Walk Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), South-West. 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 23 mi (or 37 km). The closest in Belize is Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System in a distance of 141 mi (or 37 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 35 mi (or 56 km). away. 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, Sergio Butron Casas, Chetumal, Belize City and Belmopan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||14%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 24% of sky|
|General Conditions||Heavy intensity rain|
Friday, 30th of October 2020
26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 31st of October 2020
27°C (80 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Sunday, 1st of November 2020
27°C (80 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
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MVI 1256 Maya Princess dance
Maya dance at San Jose Palmar's Fiesta del Pueblo, Orange Walk, Belize.
Some Dudes - Euphoria
Original Some Dudes - Euphoria Rock Band From: Orange Walk, Belize, Central America.
Belize New River Trip.mov www.NewsroomInk.com
New River guided water excursion to Mayan Ruins at Lamanai.
Tribute to H.E. Ambassador Alfredo Martinez
Tribute to H.E. Ambassador Alfredo Martinez. Rest In Peace Uncle. With Love and pride. You were a real patriot and national hero.
River safari to Lamanai Ruins, Belize
After an hour bus ride from Belize City, you must take a speed boat 90 mins upriver to get to the Lamanai ruins site. Very secluded and not a lot of tourists.
View from the top of the Tall Temple, Lamanai, Belize
The Tall Temple at Lamanai is over 108ft tall. This is the view from the top.
Sandfly's Kitchen - Red Recado Stew Chicken
Sandfly's Kitchen - Red Recado Stew Chicken This was our first and only take of our first attempt to create a silly cooking show with our neighbor.
Just a normal trip up the river to Lamanai... climbing Mayan ruins, standing under a palm tree to stay dry during a downpour and hearing Howler monkeys a mile away...
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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.
Orange Walk Town
Orange Walk Town is the fourth largest town in the nation of Belize, with a population of about 13,400 (Official Release of the Main Findings of the 2010 Population and Housing Census). It is the capital of the Orange Walk District. Orange Walk Town is located on the left bank of the New River, 53 miles north of Belize City and 30 miles (50 km) south of Corozal Town.
Trial Farm, Belize
Trial Farm is a village near Orange Walk Town in the Orange Walk District of the nation of Belize. According to the 2000 census, it had a population of 3,443 people. It is located at 29 metres above sea level. Trial Farm is a very vivid and warm village. Villagers are kind and always willing to lend a hand. In April 2010, Village Council Elections were held and the U.D.P. slate was victorious.
Orange Walk People's Stadium
Orange Walk People's Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Orange Walk, Belize. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium to Juventus in the Belize Premier Football League (BPFL) of the Football Federation of Belize as well as horse racing and tennis practices. In this stadium is where the Annual Cashew Fest is held. Before 2011, it also served as the home stadium to San Felipe Barcelona, also in BPFL. The stadium holds 4,500 people.
San Jose Palmar
San Jose Palmar is a village in the Orange Walk District of the nation of Belize. The official name of the village is San Jose "Nuevo" Palmar. The village has a unique and colorful history that dates back to the colonial era. The village was first settled on October 12, 1936 after the settlers were being relocated from their original village San Jose in the Yalbac Hills of Belize. The village was settled by some 200 inhabitants who came originally from San Jose Viejo.
Cuello is a Maya archaeological site in northern Belize. The site is that of a farming village with a long occupational history stretching back to approximately between 2600 to 1200 BC, during the Middle Preclassic period. Its inhabitants lived in pole-and-thatch houses that were built on top of low plaster-coated platforms. The site contains residential groups clustered around central patios.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Orange Walk.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Orange Walk, ORZ