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Hol Chan Marine Reserve

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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 634-6731
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley Sailing and Snorkeling Tour
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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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“nurse sharks” (981 reviews)
“sea turtles” (468 reviews)
“fish” (1,833 reviews)
LOCATION
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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+501 634-6731
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"nurse sharks"
in 981 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 468 reviews
"fish"
in 1,833 reviews
"great place to snorkel"
in 59 reviews
"hol chan"
in 383 reviews
"marine reserve"
in 180 reviews
"shallow dive"
in 76 reviews
"clear water"
in 59 reviews
"beautiful reef"
in 68 reviews
"night dive"
in 122 reviews
"octopus"
in 73 reviews
"snorkel trip"
in 133 reviews
"barrier reef"
in 95 reviews
"ambergris caye"
in 204 reviews
"searious adventures"
in 68 reviews
"an amazing experience"
in 56 reviews
"lil alphonse"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Saw lots of nice fish and got to swim with sharks and rays. My trip was just a snorkel trip. But was able to see everything

Thank mrmackay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I recommend this place as a must do once you are on the island San pedro. It is very peaceful, alot og fun

Thank Luis D
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Belize government does an excellent job in preserving Hol Chan. There is a $20 Belize ($10 US) fee to go into the reserve to snorkel or dive. I highly recommend diving! Snorkeling is fun but the snorkeling area is more crowded than other places...More

Thank Jesse B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went out for about an hour today and had a great time. We saw things of fish, Ray's, a turtle, sharks, and even an eel! Great range of animals and scenery.

Thank Linz0405
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing time snorkeling here! It might be a little difficult at first because you have to swim against the current but it is totally worth it!!!! Truly recommend!

Thank Amanda O
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been here multiple times and each time it is a little different. Last week got REALLy LUCKY and had a small pod of dolphins join us for a swim, they swam right around us until our tour guide made us move on. I...More

Thank Louames
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We saw so many different fish, turtles, nurse sharks, sting rays, the coral is just beautiful. Highly recommend catamaran trip and time at Caye Caulker.

Thank vsteinocher
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We did a night dive at Hol Chan Marine with Dimas at Belize Pro Divers. It was an exceptional experience.

Thank IntentToTravel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don’t miss the opportunity to snorkel at Hol Chan Marine Reserve! You will see amazing marine life - turtles, fish, eels, sea cucumbers, etc. We had a fantastic time - it’s incredible.

Thank TylerTexasTraveler
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A pod of wild dolphins swam right up to us as we snorkeled the reef. They were really playful and curious! It was amazing.

Thank tedbarthle
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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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