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Flights to Santa Cruz, Belize

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Book flights to Santa Cruz

Positioned in the heartlands of Belize, Santa Cruz is a hidden gem that offers an authentic taste of Central American life. This quaint village is a showcase of cultures, rich history, and warm, welcoming locals. Surrounded by lush tropical landscapes, Santa Cruz is a paradise for nature lovers, boasting a diverse array of flora and fauna. The village is known for its traditional crafts, local cuisine, and community festivals, offering a unique cultural experience. Despite its small size, Santa Cruz is a place of big hearts and even bigger smiles, where every visitor is treated like family.

Booking flights to Santa Cruz couldn't be easier with Alternative Airlines. Our quick and easy booking process lets you search for flights to Santa Cruz with over 600 airlines - the best part is you can secure these flights using one of the 40+ payment methods that we offer at checkout. Why not book your flights to Santa Cruz today and enjoy hassle-free travel with Alternative Airlines?

Airports near Santa Cruz

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Santa Cruz. Here's 4 airports that serve Santa Cruz.

Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport

Located in Ladyville, approximately 10 miles north of Belize City, this is the main international airport serving Belize. It is the closest airport to Santa Cruz and offers direct flights to several major cities in the United States, including Miami, Houston, Dallas, and Atlanta.


Cancun International Airport

While not in Belize, Cancun International Airport is a popular option for travellers heading to Santa Cruz. It is located in Cancun, Mexico, and is approximately a 4-hour drive from Santa Cruz. Many major airlines operate flights to Cancun from various international destinations, making it a convenient gateway to Belize.


Flores International Airport

If you prefer a shorter drive, Flores International Airport in Guatemala is another option. It is located in the town of Santa Elena, near the famous Tikal ruins. From Flores, it takes around 2-3 hours to drive to Santa Cruz. Several airlines offer flights to Flores from Guatemala City and other Central American countries.


Hector Silva Airstrip

If you prefer a more local airport, Hector Silva Airstrip is located in the nearby town of Belmopan, approximately 50 miles southeast of Santa Cruz. It is a smaller airport primarily serving domestic flights within Belize. From Hector Silva Airstrip, you can easily arrange ground transportation to Santa Cruz.

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Buy your flights to Santa Cruz and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Santa Cruz now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Santa Cruz over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Santa Cruz gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Santa Cruz

With a wide variety of attractions in Santa Cruz, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Discover the Unspoiled Beauty of Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary

Immerse yourself in Belize's natural wonders, home to the world's first jaguar preserve. Experience the thrill of spotting exotic wildlife, hiking through lush rainforests, and swimming in crystal-clear waterfalls.

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Unearth the Mysteries of Mayan Ruins at Xunantunich

Step back in time and explore the ancient Mayan city of Xunantunich. Marvel at the El Castillo pyramid, enjoy panoramic views from the top, and delve into the fascinating history of a once-thriving civilisation.

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Experience the Underwater Paradise at the Great Blue Hole

Dive into the world's largest sea-hole, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Encounter diverse marine life, explore stunning coral formations, and experience the thrill of a lifetime in this underwater wonderland.

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