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Hol Chan Marine Reserve

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Address: San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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+501 634-6731
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This beautiful nature reserve is in an area world famous for its excellent...

This beautiful nature reserve is in an area world famous for its excellent diving.

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Belize Snuba Adventure Tour from Ambergris Caye
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley Sailing and Snorkeling Tour
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Hol Chan Marine Park, Shark Ray Alley and Caye Caulker Tour from Ambergris Caye

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Location is great and there is a tone to see

A must visit if you are in Belize. A guide helps greatly because there is lots to see. We used Island dream tours and they were great.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

A must visit if you are in Belize. A guide helps greatly because there is lots to see. We used Island dream tours and they were great.

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Best we have ever seen...we just had such horrible winds during our stay, we were limited by crazy currents.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lots of fish, sting rays, eels, etc to see. Great environment to see! A little chilly but fun excursion. Lots of different little groups in the area at the same time but not too crowded. Our guide had a lot of information on the environment and culture as a whole to offer.

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Quite simply this place is stunningly beautiful. I was blown away by how clear the water was, the abundance of coral and fish, turtles, sharks, stingray! Please visit. I'm not a great swimmer but I managed quite well in the water :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Even tho is was pretty windy the visibility was great - a large variety of fish including 1 sea turtle

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Here is the deal. This is definite must in the area.. Flying tends to be expensive and in small toy planes. The tour boats from Belize City are small and imagine being on that boat on rough seas for 90mins without throwing up. The option left is taking the water taxi to San Pedro and taking another 10min boat ride... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a MUST if you are in Belize. To be up close and personal with the marine life here is an experience you will never forget. Better than other placed we have snorkeled. Don't miss this once in a lifetime experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Chuck and Robbie's took us out it was awesome staff was fun I had a blast our guide for snorkeling was full of information made sure everyone saw what he was showing also several times I stopped him to ask about something I had seen. I scuba dived five years ago with Chuck and Robbie and I highly recommend their... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a nice site to snorkel- we did see people doing short dives in this area too. I am sure it depends on the day you go- the day we went was a bit too crowded. We followed our guide from Tuff E Nuff and he was able to personalize the tour by pointing out what we saw and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great natural beauty. Great tour guide Buzz from white sands. Lots of fish, reef life, nurse sharks, rays, occasionally turtle. Great time.

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