Orange Walk
in Orange Walk District, Belize

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Location Summary
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
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Current travel safety evaluation for Belize in Central America

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 Humidity 76%
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

Lamanai Landings Hotel and Marina

3,6 mi
Phillip Goldson Highway
Orange Walk

Time Information

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

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

MVI 1256 Maya Princess dance

Published: October 28, 2014
Length: 19:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Armando Chulin

Maya dance at San Jose Palmar's Fiesta del Pueblo, Orange Walk, Belize.

Some Dudes - Euphoria

Published: August 06, 2012
Length: 39:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Saul Pech

Original Some Dudes - Euphoria Rock Band From: Orange Walk, Belize, Central America.

Belize New River

Published: January 31, 2011
Length: 15:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: NewsroomInk

New River guided water excursion to Mayan Ruins at Lamanai.

Tribute to H.E. Ambassador Alfredo Martinez

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 54:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Faridi Martinez

Tribute to H.E. Ambassador Alfredo Martinez. Rest In Peace Uncle. With Love and pride. You were a real patriot and national hero.

National Champions of Belize

Published: August 04, 2013
Length: 48:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alginold Bennett

Female Basketball.

River safari to Lamanai Ruins, Belize

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 01:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: captnoonie

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.

Lamani Tour 2015

Published: March 23, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Allen Turner

Lamani Belize Mayan Ruins Tour,

View from the top of the Tall Temple, Lamanai, Belize

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 00:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: captnoonie

The Tall Temple at Lamanai is over 108ft tall. This is the view from the top.

Sandfly's Kitchen - Red Recado Stew Chicken

Published: December 10, 2009
Length: 27:16 min
Rating: 4 of 5

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.

Lamanai- Belize

Published: July 27, 2008
Length: 24:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: amb2780

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.

Located at 18.075, -88.5583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Belize, Mestizo communities in Belize

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.

Located at 18.0833, -88.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Belize

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.

Located at 18.0831, -88.5703 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Belize, Belize Premier Football League home stadiums, Multi-purpose stadiums in Belize

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.

Located at 18.065, -88.5619 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Belize


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.

Located at 18.0667, -88.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Maya sites in Belize

Popular in vicinity

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