Harvest Caye

10 Things to Do in Harvest Caye, Belize

When you find an oasis in the Caribbean that outshines other places in this part of the world, you will want to return time and again. Norwegian Cruise Line’s Harvest Caye is an example of this type of isle. Add these things to do in Harvest Caye on your cruise itinerary.

1. Zipline Activities

Flighthouse Zipline

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One of the memorable things to do in Harvest Caye is ziplining. If you are a true adventurer, this is the sport for you. Ziplining can be experienced from the island’s giant lighthouse with a line that runs 1,300 feet from the lighthouse to the beach. Another run is divided into segments.

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2. Snorkeling

Snorkeling - Harvest Caye beach, Belize

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You can also partake in snorkeling activities. After all, what is a Caribbean vacation if you cannot visit the marine life beneath an isle’s sparkling waters? Snorkeling is one of the things to do in Harvest Caye that receives a receptive response, yet another reason to book travel to this special locale.

3. Visit the Nature Center

Toucan bird at Harvest Caye's Nature center

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You will not want to miss the chance either to visit the Nature Center on the island. Walk through the sanctuary free of charge and see such wildlife as toucans, macaws, and boa constrictors up close. Stop by the butterfly garden as well.

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4. Lounge on the Beach

Things to do in Harvest Caye: relaxing on the beach

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Lounging is one of the things to do in Harvest Caye that always is well-received. In fact, the beach on the island features a whopping 3,000 loungers, all of which are free for passengers to use. You can also relax in loungers with awnings for a small fee.

5. Stay in a Villa Hut

Villa on Harvest Caye

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You will want to stay in a tropical hut as well. However, you can still enjoy the luxury amenities the hut provides such as air conditioning, a comfortable living area, and an outdoor shower.

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6. Engage in Stand-up Paddleboarding

Stand-up Paddleboarding

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Enjoy stand-up paddleboarding on the getaway isle as well. You might liken the sport to a more relaxing form of surfing. The sport is featured on the island’s saltwater lagoon.

7. Enjoy Lunch at the LandShark Bar & Grill

Lunch at the LandShark Bar & Grill

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When you get hungry, head on over to the LandShark Bar & Grill. The two-story restaurant overlooks a giant-sized pool. Satisfy your hunger with such specialties as peel-and-eat shrimp, beef stir fry, or a foot-long fish sandwich.

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8. Visit the Belikin Beer Garden

Harvest Caye Landshark

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If you are thirsty for a beer, stop by the Belikin Beer Garden for a one-of-a-kind brew. The Garden features self-service beer machines for Norwegian cruise guests.

9. Enjoy a Day of Kayaking

Kayaking at Harvest Caye, Belize

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You will also want to stop by the private isle’s saltwater lagoon for a day of kayaking. Test your kayaking skills and enjoy the plants and wildlife during your journey. If you are not quite that energetic, electric float boats are also available for use at the lagoon.

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10. Relax at the Pool

Family in the pool of Harvest Caye private island resort

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Another one of the things to do in Harvest Caye is finding a spot next to the isle’s expansive pool. The pool, which features a swim-up bar, is home to a cascading waterfall and private cabanas and an ideal spot to visit if you are on a romantic getaway.

Plan Your Journey

If you are seeking an ecological preserve and island paradise, you will not want to miss a cruise to Harvest Caye. Schedule your trip to the private isle today.


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