TripAdvisor selects Ambergris Caye and San Ignacio Town as Best Destinations to Visit in Central America

Best Destinations in Central America: San Ignacio Town & Ambergris Caye

TripAdvisor, one of the most respected travel sites in the world has selected Ambergris Caye and San Ignacio Town as two top destinations for travelers to visit in Central America.

Ambergris Caye was ranked as the #1 best destination to vacation while San Ignacio Town was rated #7 in the list.

“San Pedro is “La Isla Bonita” that Madonna made famous. Now it’s a tourist mecca, but still boasts great beaches and plenty of dive shops so you can enjoy the sun, sand, and sea. Plan a side trip to Caye Caulker while you’re here; it is less developed and more laid back, and has its own splendid swimming areas,” reads the description of Ambergris Caye on TripAdvisor’s website.

See also: The Best Destinations to visit in Belize

Meanwhile San Ignacio Town was described as follows: “It’s true: parts of Belize are getting touristy. But San Ignacio remains rustic, making it a great base for budget-friendly tropical adventure travel. Canoe on the Macal River, or walk to the Mayan ruins at Cahal Pech (just be warned: it’s uphill).”

Other destinations in Central America that made it in the list include places in Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Panama and Costa Rica.

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