Getting to Hopkins Village in the Stann Creek District from Belize City or San Ignacio is a very scenic drive. The drive time is approximately two hours and a half (2.5 hr) from either destination and takes you on 2 of the major highways, crossing many streams, rivers, mountains, and valleys. The turn off to Hopkins, About 5 miles of dirt road, was upgraded in 2017 to a paved road for a smoother ride all the way to the coast.
On the way to Hopkins, we will drive by small villages along the highway. Stops along the way can be made simply by asking. If you’re in the San Ignacio Town area and in need of a shuttle to Hopkins Village of Placencia, William and his team of drivers are here for you.
One-way or Round Trip travel from Belize City – International Airport, will take you to pass the Capital City Belmopan, Caves Branch, the Inland blue hole, and the junction to go to Dangriga Town. This transfer won’t take you into Dangriga Town but it can be arranged at your request.
Hopkins Village has many gift shops, restaurants, and small bars. This small Cultural Destination is popular for Garifuna drumming, exotic meals, and fishing charters.
Would you like to travel to another destination during your stay in Belize? William Shuttle will gladly transfer you from location to location with ease. Book the third leg of your journey and travel to San Ignacio for jungle expeditions, or the Belize Water Taxi for a boat ride to Ambergris Caye or Caye Caulker for island activities.
Hopkins is a natural place to meet other travelers, it’s also a great base for exploration to the islands (cayes), reefs, jungles, mountains, and parks inland. The biggest attraction for travelers going to Hopkins is the accessibility to dive sites and snorkeling off the coast. Fishermen love Hopkins! The local guides offer activities from reef fishing to deep-sea big game fishing day trips.
DRUMMING is the heart of attraction in Hopkins Village, it’s really the place for cultural tourism. The Village is a great place for learning about Garifuna drumming at the local drumming school. Inland nature sites like The Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary is home to the only Reserve for Jaguars. One of the largest Zip Line in the country is also located nearby.
These attractions and many more are all accessible from Hopkins. William Belize Shuttle makes getting to Hopkins fun, safe and enjoyable, making the transfer a part of your trip.
William and his team of Belize Shuttle drivers is your trusted transportation provider. Whether traveling as a family, group, or solo traveler, you can find the right price for transfers. Get to your destination with comfort and on your own time. William Shuttle Service makes your one-way or round trip to Hopkins easy and enjoyable!