in Stann Creek District, Belize
- Tikal National Park (Unesco heritage, 25 mi)
- Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche (Unesco heritage, 87 mi)
- Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System (Unesco heritage, 89 mi)
- Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua (Unesco heritage, 119 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 16.863 and -88.284 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 16° 51' 47" and W -88° 17' 3"
- 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: 09:41 PM (Saturday)
- Timezone: America/Belize
- UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:54 am and 6:04 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
Hopkins in Stann Creek District is a city in Belize about 42 mi (or 67 km) south-east of Belmopan, the country's capital city.
Local time in Hopkins is now 09:41 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Belize with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Hopkins, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Belize is Dangriga Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 14 km), North-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 Tikal National Park in Guatemala at a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km). The closest in Belize is Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System in a distance of 89 mi (or 41 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dangriga, Belmopan, Belize City, Punta Gorda and Livingston. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Coconut Row Guest House
a Muy'Ono Resort Hopkins Bay Belize
Caribbean Shores Bed & Breakfast
Beaches And Dreams Boutique Hotel
Palm Cove Cabins
PALMENTO GROVE CULTURAL & FISHING LODGE
River House Lodge
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
SAFETY WHILE TRAVELLING, HOW TO MINIMISE ROBBERY
Travel tips from the experts - http://www.overlander.tv If one is going to make a video about being safe on the road, to be real, one needs to film it in a dangerous place! I recently had...
Magic Potions and Protective Amulets - Dangriga, Belize
Travel video guides where you learn about the culture - http://www.overlander.tv While in Dangriga, Belize, I visit a shop specialising in magic potions and protective amulets. These beliefs...
final approach into Dangriga airstrip.
this was taken on Mayaisland air's flight into Dangriga on Cessna 208b. Pilot was Ruben Trejo. Sorry i dont have sound, maybe someday I'll get a REAL video cam:) www.belize-aviation.com.
This past summer, I had the amazing experience to go to Dangriga, Belize to teach at a camp for kids. I went with the Ignacio Volunteers program at Loyola University and had, by far, one of...
aspen adventure series belize adventures with island expeditions
An overview of a series of videos produced by Aspen Adventure Series, on the Belize Ultimate Adventure. This 9 part series takes you day by day through a 9 day trip of Belize.
BELIZE C.A Iguana. along the sittee river
Iguana eating papya infront of Hummingbird Hideaway. The river house that we stayed in along the Sittee River in Sittee Village, Belize. Learn more about a great location for diving, fishing,...
Dan's Homecoming Christmas 2009
Dan surprises his mother with a phone call while "trekking through Peru".
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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.
Dangriga, formerly known as Stann Creek Town, is a town in southern Belize, located on the Caribbean coast at the mouth of Stann Creek. It is the capital of Belize's Stann Creek District and also the largest town in southern Belize. It is served by the Dangriga Airport.
Hopkins Village is a coastal village in eastern Belize. Hopkins is a Garifuna village on the coast of the Stann Creek District in Belize. Hopkins is considered by some Belizeans to be the cultural center of the Garifuna population in Belize. The town hosts its own national holiday, Hopkins Day, and welcomes people for their celebration on Garifuna Independence Day as well, they do this with drum ceremonies that can last till early hours in the morning.
Carl Ramos Stadium
Carl Ramos Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Dangriga, Belize. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium to Griga United in the Belize Premier Football League (BPFL) of the Football Federation of Belize. The stadium holds 3,500 people.
The Sittee River is a river in Belize.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Hopkins.
- Belize City
- Punta Gorda
- Puerto Barrios
- Orange Walk
- San Luis
- El Chal
- San Pedro Sula
- Santa Ana
- San Jose
- San Benito
- San Andres
- San Francisco
- Sergio Butron Casas
- El Estor
- La Ceiba
- Fray Bartolome de Las Casas
- La Tinta
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: