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Pack your bags and your taste buds because it’s almost that time again: Lobster Season in Belize!

12 July 21


Every year, June marks the start of the lobster harvesting season for the Caribbean Spiny Lobster. And while the pandemic halted festivities last year, they are back on track! This year, however, the season will be opening on July 1st, 2021.

The most sought-after beach destinations in the country ‐ Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker, and Placencia ‐ are abuzz in anticipation of Lobsterfest, a three-day celebration of the world’s favorite edible crustacean.

So why wait any longer? Jet set to Belize and [over]indulge to your heart’s and palate’s content!


6 June 19

Belize is bracing itself for the opening of lobster season later this month. The celebrations run countrywide over several weeks, with Lobsterfest events in San Pedro, Caye Caulker then Placencia over consecutive weekends.

(‘Dead Shot Danny’ of Belize Sailing Vacations and his catch)

We will be monitoring the festivities and keeping a tally of our favourite culinary lobster creations, which have ranged from a delectable lobster ravioli with a saffron seafood cream, to the avant garde lobster ice cream from Rojo Beach Bar.

(‘O’ Restaurant at Las Terrazas – signature surf & turf dinner)

Still have time for a last minute Belize vacation? We can tailor make a trip for you in time to make the party! Check our Lobster Lovers itinerary for more information.

(Guests from Belize Sailing Vacations and their sunrise spear fishing catch)

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Whether you want an action packed agenda in the water and the jungle, or simply spend some quality time in a hammock, Belize has something for all tastes and tempos.

Map of Belize, showing our 4 main regions
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