Maps of Central America

Can you name all the countries in Central America? Here’s some techniques to get your brain working

Step 1: Download maps of Central America

You can download by holding your finger on the map then follow the option to Save

What continent is Central America in?

Here is a map showing the countries of Central America including Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. It has the North Pacific Ocean to the west and North Atlantic Ocean to the east. It is most commonly referred to as being within North American Continent.

Map showing the countries of Central America and oceans

Map of Central America and surrounding lands and water bodies

Step 2: Remember the countries of Central America

Remember the order via mnemonic

Here’s a commonly used and quirky​ phrase to help remember.

  • Baby
  • Godzilla
  • Eats
  • Hotdogs
  • Not
  • Coco
  • Puffs

Central America mnemonic

Step 3: Test yourself by reading, writing and repeating the countries of Central America

Download a worksheet to help remember the countries of Central America

Central America countries labelled

Remember the countries by the mnemonic

Now check if you recall the countries by their location. Look at the table to review

Write the names on the map from memory

Download the worksheet

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