Aerial view of Belize City on Maya Island Air visa requirements page.

Visa Requirements

Belize is a country that welcomes international travelers and for this reason, every effort is made to keep immigration formality to a minimum.  When traveling to Belize, visitors must possess a current passport valid for no less than six months after the intended period of stay in Belize.


Nationals of the following countries do not require a visa to enter Belize as a tourist for a period of 30 days.


  • Citizens of the Caribbean Community Member States (CARICOM)
  • Citizens of the Commonwealth Realms & Monarchies
  • Citizens of the European Union Member States (EU)
  • Citizens of the United States of America and dependent territories
  • Costa Rica
  • Chile
  • Guatemala
  • Iceland
  • Mexico
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland
  • Tunisia
  • Uruguay

All other visitors to Belize must be in possession of passports and visas, and should contact the nearest Belizean Consulate or Embassy for details on obtaining visas before travelling.