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Hol Chan Marine Reserve

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This beautiful nature reserve is in an area world famous for its excellent diving.
As featured in 3 Days in San Pedro
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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All reviews fish nurse sharks hol chan sea turtles great place to snorkel marine reserve shallow dive clear water beautiful reef night dive octopus barrier reef snorkel trip ambergris caye searious adventures an amazing experience lil alphonse
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Reviewed yesterday

Crystal clear waters teeming with tropical fish. I saw nurse sharks, a giant manta ray, and a Moray eel. The water is a delightful temperature.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank drdonw
Reviewed yesterday

I did both a night and day snorkel and I really recommend getting a chance to check out both and see the different type of creatures that come out at night and the beauty of the coral during the day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sdawk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had an amazing day on the water and our guides were very hospitable and informative. The water was incredibly clear and the sea life was incredible!!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ohwatergirl
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good snorkeling and a variety of fish and coral. Did YOLO chill cruise, fun time, good guys and open bar!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ambassador762343
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our guides at Neptune’s Cove took us through some of the best coral reef I have ever seen. Then we one-upped that by swimming with sharks and rays. any way you can get there, do it. You won’t regret even a second.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 275wayneb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very high winds and choppy Waters but our group and the fish didn't mind. Just like seeing in a beautiful fish aquarium. Lovely!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JoysTastebud
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the snorkeling here. We saw turtles, sharks and more fish than you can possibly imagine. Only issue we had was that it was crowded.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank tlroos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even if you don’t think snorkelling is your thing.....give it a try. Promise you will be amazed! The shark swim will blow your mind! The beauty can not be captured in photos! The water is even such a warm temperature you may not want to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bjanorton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great snorkeling spot. Happy we were there during the off season for certain it would be very congested during the busy season. Make sure you go to Mexico Rocks. too!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kimshe2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five stars! The snorkeling guide was very knowledgeable and patient. Made the whole experience memorable!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 393omag
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25 November 2018|
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Response from MarkandKim0214 | Reviewed this property |
No. It is required that you have a guide inside the reserve to protect the wildlife and corals.
Debra R
5 November 2018|
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Response from Inspire777241 | Reviewed this property |
Searious Adventures; Eddie and Junior were our guides; highly recommend both of them;
Matvei F
23 August 2018|
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Response from tj303 | Reviewed this property |
We used Lil Alphonse, really superior in service and friendliness.