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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the currency in Belize?

What is the currency in Belize?

The official currency for Belize is the Belize Dollar (BZD; symbol BZ$). The exchange rate is approximately Bz$2 to US$1, and currency can be exchanged at most banks and hotels. ATMs (Hole in the wall) in Belize generally accept foreign cards. Some businesses will accept dollars, and MasterCard, and Visa are also accepted in many places.

What’s Nearby

San Ignacio is a quaint town where travelers stay while seeking out the myriad of adventures in and around the Cayo District, or as a stepping stone to or from Guatemala.