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Hol Chan Marine Reserve

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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 634-6731
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This beautiful nature reserve is in an area world famous for its excellent diving.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (1,863 reviews)
“nurse sharks” (998 reviews)
“sea turtles” (473 reviews)
LOCATION
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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+501 634-6731
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"fish"
in 1,863 reviews
"nurse sharks"
in 998 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 473 reviews
"great place to snorkel"
in 59 reviews
"hol chan"
in 388 reviews
"marine reserve"
in 183 reviews
"an aquarium"
in 57 reviews
"shallow dive"
in 77 reviews
"clear water"
in 59 reviews
"beautiful reef"
in 71 reviews
"night dive"
in 127 reviews
"octopus"
in 74 reviews
"snorkel trip"
in 134 reviews
"barrier reef"
in 95 reviews
"ambergris caye"
in 204 reviews
"searious adventures"
in 69 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 57 reviews
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Reviewed today

Swimming with the fish, sharks, and stingrays was absolutely amazing! Everyone should do this when they come to San Pedro!

Thank Michele M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This snorkeling trip to Ho Chan was exciting. We saw lots of marine life including green eels, a green sea turtle, lots of beautiful fish and coral and nurse sharks .

Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chuck and Robbie’s diving was terrific with our family of five. Three of us scuba dive and two of the family members snorkel. The marine life was better than Cozumel, Hawaii, and Grand Cayman - truly amazing! This is a MUST when in Belize.

Thank lax2cmh
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Reviewed 2 days ago

a little crowded and moderate currents but a good variety of sea life and coral. Would recommend for a night dive.

Thank John K
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Snorkeling at Hol Chan MR and Shark Ray Alley was a unique experience as we had never before encountered sharks and rays in such quantities. Exploring the reef was incredible and watching wildlife in such diversity, including fish, coral and dolphins, enforced our perception and...More

Thank alwaysabroad2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been snorkeling a lot in my life and this was different. The waters are very shallow, so you get to see everything really well. Every group does a guided tour. You do not get to just swim around, instead a guide takes you leisurely...More

Thank ForrestHarper
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The best snorkeling my family has seen around the Caribbean! Eels, rays, nurse sharks, countless fish, and beautiful coral formations. Breathtaking!

Thank ajordan217
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our time snorkeling in Hol Can with Caveman Snorkeling Tours (based in Caye Caulker). This is one of the must see things on your trip to the Belize Cayes

Thank Julie L
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful experience. Make sure to hire Lil'Alphonse as your guide. Alphonse is so knowlegable of the area.

Thank catrock2017a
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nothing over the top but a great solid dive spot. We went twice and that was enough but would would go over the reef if you are an inexperienced diver.

Thank Soonerpack
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Mark I
26 February 2018|
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Response from john c | Reviewed this property |
Maximum depth is about 15 feet, not worth Scuba diving. you can see everything snorkeling.
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seethepeople
1 February 2018|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
Just got back and there were definitely mosquitoes there, however, not like we see in Canada in the summer. They're there but not a constant issue - some light bugspray as required will do the trick. Also, the breeze keeps... More
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DorkingPeach
19 December 2017|
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Response from Spicole | Reviewed this property |
We only did a night dive there, but i think it would be an excellent choice for snorkeling. Not too deep. Contact Steve or Gil over at Neptune's Cove...they will take care of you.
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