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Fun area to visit after dark

This is a fun place to visit after dark as the light at the end of the pier attracts small fish and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
David W
Pacific, Missouri
Beautiful View of the Sea and Other Islands

When you walk out the pier you are surrounded by water and pretty islands off in the distance... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Daytona Beach, FL
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The Placencia Municipal Pier was gifted to the residents of Placencia Village to give villagers a place to enjoy the beauty of the Placencia Harbour as well as to boost economic growth of the village. In the pier area you can find gift shops, tour...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
| at the Point, Placencia, Belize
+501 523-3396
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is a fun place to visit after dark as the light at the end of the pier attracts small fish and insects. These small fish and insects have attracted a large school of tarpon to swarm the area and feed. Something to do in...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

When you walk out the pier you are surrounded by water and pretty islands off in the distance. There are shops and restaurants within walking distance.

Thank PackRatiam
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I swim at the Pier often. It is a fun, friendly spot, with restaurants, and beautiful views. Boats come and go. You can fish and purchase from fisherman

Thank gibsonmy
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a great place for pictures - Colorful building make a great back drop for pics - Their is a great beach area near by for swimming-

Thank Beefman3
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Always stopped in to Placencia but never visited the municipal pier before. It is a relaxing area where you may just sit and socialize with friends and acquaintances. It is a must visit and I encourage you to visit soon.

Thank chamor2547
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We loved this little beach adjacent to the pier, it is kind of “around the Horn” of the peninsula so, it is protected from the heavy wind, waves and seaweed. When the conditions are not right for swimming on the beach, in front of your...More

Thank Dale C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The pier here at Placencia is fairly new and is a great place to start a tour of the peninsula. It is also a wonderful place to "people watch". On certain days of the week, the cruise line ferry's passengers over to Placencia. There are...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 6 May 2018

A simple but beautiful pier stretching into the Caribbean, with brightly colored vendor's stalls along its side. If the girl selling cold fresh coconuts (with a dose of rum, if you like) is there, you must have one. A lively local fishing and yachting fraternity...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 24 April 2018

If the water is too rough on the east side of the peninsula you can always find calm water just around the bed at the pier. nice trees for shade, lots of friendly people to visit with and you can kayak or swim just across...More

Thank texasddbh
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We decided to come to this village than rather step in the port of Belize. We had fruit shakes at one small restaurant before walking around the village. We purchased some woven baskets which were half price from the street vendors rather that the stores....More

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27 January 2018|
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Response from Nevada_Fisherman |
Just $20. It’s a15 minute ride from NCL’s island.