Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#371201 - 03/22/10 02:25 PM Cab ride from International to Muni
tacogirl Offline
Can someone please refresh my memory on how long the cab ride is from Cab ride from International to Muni.

Thanks
_________________________
tacogirl Facebook, Belize Life Linked In - Belize info & images https://www.facebook.com/tacogirl


Top
#371202 - 03/22/10 02:31 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: tacogirl]
JZB Offline
I think about 20 minutes.

Top
#371204 - 03/22/10 02:59 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: JZB]
tacogirl Offline
Thanks
_________________________
tacogirl Facebook, Belize Life Linked In - Belize info & images https://www.facebook.com/tacogirl


Top
#371215 - 03/22/10 04:38 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: tacogirl]
Phil Offline
That's a straight with no traffic. If you hit the school runs or either side of lunch it's more.

Top
#371218 - 03/22/10 05:04 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: Phil]
tacogirl Offline
They decided to just leave from Goldson.

Just curious what everyones thoughts are on flying out of Municipal versus Goldson?

I prefer the shortest direct route for the most part.
_________________________
tacogirl Facebook, Belize Life Linked In - Belize info & images https://www.facebook.com/tacogirl


Top
#371221 - 03/22/10 05:22 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: tacogirl]
Gaz Cooper Offline
Depends

If someone has been travelling for hours and hours they wont feel like extending there trip by another hour or so just to save a few dollars better to just get on the lfight and get checked in and relax.

But if moneys an issue there are savings to be made by making the effort especially if its a familly.

Gaz
_________________________






Top
#371225 - 03/22/10 06:20 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: Gaz Cooper]
tcoats Offline
We have done it both ways. It is not worth it to us if there are only two of us. It is $120 from Goldson and $67 from municipal. With the $25 taxi each way, you are only saving $56 for two people, or $28 each for the round trip. (USD)

However, if there are four or even six people in a van/taxi to help split the cost of the taxi ride, it is worth it in my opinion. For two couples, each couple would save $81. For three couples, each couple would save about $90.

If you are coming in on a late afternoon flight, it can be a bit nerve-racking trying to beat it to municipal before the last flight over to SP...

Top
#371230 - 03/22/10 06:54 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: tcoats]
shuffles Offline
One more thing...if you take the taxi ride over to Municipal, I agree with what everyone else has said, but would add that doing this gives you the chance to move your luggage yet one more time before arriving at your destination.
_________________________
Change your Latitude

Top
#371235 - 03/22/10 07:07 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: shuffles]
Ernie B Offline
It jest aint worth it.
_________________________
Gun Control is Hitting Your Target.

Top
#371239 - 03/22/10 07:22 PM Re: Cab ride from International to Muni [Re: Ernie B]
tcoats Offline
What about taking the water taxi over? We have never done that, but I know lots of people do it to save money. Does anyone know how much it costs, how long it takes, and when the last boat leaves for SP? And I suppose you still have to pay the $25 taxi ride each way to get to and from the harbour...

Anyone have personal experience with it? I'm guessing it would be at least an hour. Are the boats covered or open?

Just wondering in case we want to do that in the future.

It is hard to tell friends and family who want to come down with us that "your plane fare will be $530 from Houston, and oh, by the way, it will cost another $120 USD to get over to the island." So really your cost is $650.

I know this has been discussed on other threads, but you can go to Mexico, all-inclusive on the water, including airfare, for less than the plane ticket to Belize. Some of us love SP so much we are still willing to pay the price for the experience, but I think the number one reason (among others) that tourism is down so much is the price of airfare! It is very prohibitive. (Not just the state of the world or US economy.) Too bad for all those local businesses that rely on tourism. They seem to be really hurting. Don't know what the solution is...

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >

Links
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
December
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Who's Online
2 registered (CaptOneIron, 1 invisible), 32 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,670 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,015 Topics
462,195 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM




AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.