Thinking of planning an educational trip for your group? Belize’s Center for Engaged Learning Abroad can provide the expertise for your faculty-led groups. Our experienced staff and diverse faculty can design and facilitate a trip for you, which means less work for you and a custom trip that takes advantage of our local relationships to give your students the experience of a lifetime.


  • Organize group flights
  • Arrange all local logistics from airport pickup to local transportation.
  • Plan an itinerary for your group based on your interests and budget.
  • Price and book the itinerary you have planned.
  • Provide local experts such as tour guides, Belizean professionals, government officials, business people or academics to offer lectures to your group.
  • Connect your group with NGOs, international organizations, health care providers, businesses and professional organizations.
  • Arrange service or experiential learning projects for your group.
  • Create curriculum, coursework, syllabi and assessments to meet your learning goals.
  • Lead safety orientations, welcome and farewell dinners, and cultural workshops.

What does the trip cost?

Prices depend on what you want to include, how long you will be in Belize, how many people you are bringing, and the type of accommodation you request. We are happy to work with you to customize the program to fit your budget and educational goals, and you will have a personal advisor from CELA to work with you directly on every step of the process.


Focus areas may be subject to change depending on availability and budget.

Vet intern and Tapir

Animal Science

Vet intern holding a stone while on her archaeological .


Vet intern with the students

Education (Kindergarten-Tertiary)

Vet intern with their instructor guiding them with the net

Environment & Conservation

Intern wearing their scrubs and caps

Healthcare and Medicine

Young children in their white printed with flower dress

Indigenous Studies

Vet intern reading a booklet with laptop in front of her.

Public Policy & Government

Vet intern pose with Cornerstone foundation signage

Social Science



At CELA Belize, we are fortunate to work with great organizations across the country when bringing you the educational experience of a lifetime. These connections enrich each program and support our partner’s efforts as well. Our valued partners include: