Getting to Tobacco CayeTobacco Caye is located thirty minutes off the shore of Dangriga in central Belize. There are scheduled flight services to Dangriga from Belize International Airport, Belize City’s domestic terminal and other parts of Belize. There is also regular, reliable local bus service throughout the country.
Transportation to the island is not included in your reservation. Boat transfers are available riverside from the main bridge foot in Dangriga. Boat operators congregate at the Riverside Cafe, at the main bridge, in the center of town. Boats leave from this area from 10 am through 12:30 pm daily. Boat ride is usually $20 USD . There is not a set schedule, a boat needs 4-6 passengers before they can depart to Tobacco Caye so there may be a short wait before the boat leaves. Please relax, grab a drink or got to the nearby store for some snacks or a bottle of rum. It's Island Time!
Boats from the island back to Dangriga depart daily at 9 am. Earlier departures can be scheduled with a minimum of 4-6 passengers.
Please keep in mind transportation is provided on open skiff boats by local operators. These services are not provided by Tobacco Caye Paradise and are not partnered with us in any way. Boat ride to Tobacco Caye is usually very smooth, but inclement weather may make for a rough boat ride, please be aware we have no control on that. If you are traveling from Hopkins, we can provide information for boat operators in the area. Contact us for details.
Please let us know if you need assistance or guidance getting to and from Paradise. If you are travelling from Hopkins please contact us for information. Here is a map of Tobacco Caye, our lodge is located on the north point.