Hol Chan Marine Reserve

Diving in Belize is one of the main reasons why tourist visit Ambergris Caye.

Hol-Chan is a marine reserve about 3 square miles off the coast of Ambergris Caye, it is mostly known as a popular snorkeling spot, (Hol-Chan Marine Park) found within its boundaries. It is only 10 minutes away from San Pedro town and 40 minutes away from Caye Caulker by boat and is popular because it has a vibrant community of marine wildlife. On a typical day, anyone snorkeling or diving in the area will encounter numerous types of fishes, sea turtles, manta rays, crabs, eels, lobsters and friendly nurse sharks.

Here’s a video of what snorkeling at Hol Chan looks is like: