GLASS BOTTOM BOAT TOUR - Mexico Rocks (San Pedro)$45.00
GLASS BOTTOM BOAT TOUR – Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley
$40.00 – $85.00
Are you interested in experiencing the Hol Chan Marine Reserve, but do not want to get wet? We have a tour just right for you. The entire family will love this trip. Enjoy our Glass Bottom Boat Tour to Hol Chan Marine Reserve & Shark Ray Alley (Just hope on board, relax and enjoy).
After a 20-minute ride to Hol Chan Marine Reserve, you will see lots of things to see on the way. Once you arrive, you will enjoy all the wonders of the reef such are marine life, coral, sharkes, rays and much more. Swimming and Snorkeling is optiona at the reserve, which you can enjoy the tropical marine life and coral first hand. Next, the glass bottom boat will take you to the amazing Shark Ray Alley where you can observe sharks and rays from the safety of your glass bottom boat or again you have the option to swim or snorkel with them. But, it’s against the law to touch or hold any marine life while swimming or snorkeling.
Trips departs at the tour dock at 9:00AM or 2:00PM and lasts about 2 1/2 Hours. Requires a minimum of 2 persons or you can pay an additional fee and go with less than the minimum. Bottled Water and Soft Drinks included. Snorkel Gear is optional on this tour.
See Belize Barrier Reef Corals, Sharks, Sting Rays, Fish and much more.
Venture to the Belize Zoo where all its wild life are in there natural habits; a place that brings guest to feel as if they’re the ones on display. First, drive thru the narrow streets of the city of Belize and then on to the western highway for 29 miles to the sacred grounds of the Belize Zoo. Get a chance to see all the national animals of Belize such as the Toucan, Tapir and see the animals that are all indigenous to the country. Such as jaguars, crocodile, snakes and macaws and much more!!
Kid and wheel chair friendly. Available to Cruise and overnight Guests.
Take a photo with a toucan (take a picture while you are feeding him)
Close jaguar encounter in the Belize Zoo (touch paws and fuzzy belly) - Take Pictures
Enjoy diving / snorkeling in The Great Blue Hole, UNESCO World Heritage! This is a three stop snorkel trip with the first stop being the famous Great Blue Hole in the middle of the Lighthouse Reef Atoll. Then it is on to Half Moon Caye for your second snorkel and lunch. Look for the red-footed boobie birds while on shore. We then proceed on to your final snorkel of the day at “The Aquarium” at Long Caye. Made famous by Jaques Cousteau, the Blue Hole is 1000ft/333m in diameter, and 410ft/125m deep. We descend along the edge of the Blue Hole, in the area most likely to be visited by reef sharks. At 135ft/42m, we swim through stalagtites formed by a limestone cave system which was created before the site was covered by the ocean.
DIVE 1 - The Blue Hole, 135ft/42m Highlights: A deep dive, stalactites, sharks.
DIVE 2 - Half Moon Caye Wall, multilevel: 70ft/21m & 50ft/15m. Highlights: Dense, colorful, coral wall with swim-throughs, drops 4000-6000ft/1200-1800m.
DIVE 3 - The Aquarium at Long Caye Wall, multilevel: 60ft/18m & 40ft/12m. Highlights: Great quantity and variety of fish; spectacular coral.
Includes: Snorkel gear or Scuba gear , light breakfast with coffee; Belizean Lunch ; fruits and snacks; water and soda. (If you are a vegetarian please let us know so we can make arrangements.)
*At least C license is required for diving.
**Kindly note that divers who have not been diving within 12 months will not be permitted to do the Blue Hole dive. If that is the case, we we strongly recommend booking a local dive prior to Blue Hole date.
Highlights: You can see hammerhead sharks and big fish like giant groupers in Blue Hole, which is made of the limestone caves in the sea. Half moon caye is a wildlife sanctuary. You can watch birds, iguanas and fish that live in the unspoiled nature. This island is also famous for turtle’s egg-laying.
Common* wildlife to see: Large schools of fish, Hawksbill Turtles, Loggerhead Turtles, Eagle Rays, Tarpon, Moray Eels, Lobsters, Crabs, Eagle Rays, Nurse Sharks, Spotted Drums, Pederson Shrimps, Cleaner Shrimps, Arrowhead Crabs, Channel Crabs, Southern Sting Rays, Squid, French Angelfish.
Common coral to see: Many varied species of: Gorgonians, Anemones, Rope Sponges, Tube Sponges, Barrel Sponges, Encrusting Sponges, Vase Sponges, Brain Coral, Staghorn, Fanworms, Feather dusters, Christmas Tree Worms, Hydroids, Tunicates, Zoanthids, Corallimorphs, Spaghetti Worms.
Enter the exciting world of rivers disappearing into the underworld as you float on inner tubes with only your headlamp to light your way.
Our adventure begins from Belize City with a 1 hour drive to the location, then after you arrive and change cloths, you then start with a hike through the jungle trail; then jump on your tube and feel the excitement as you feel the rush of cool water as you meander down small rapids taking you through a series of remarkable limestone caves.
Float past underground waterfalls then into the crystal cathedral, a spiritual center to the ancient Mayas. On this journey, you will also be viewing sparkling cave formations stalagmites jutting from the river and stalactites looming from above. and learn about cave geology and the rich Mayan history. To make it a truly fun experience you can also jump into a refreshing, crystallized blue waters formed in-between cave entrances.
Note: You must be at least 40 inches (101.6cm) tall to go on the cave tubing tour.
Mountain Pine Ridge has a waterfall of 30 meters and its downstream has some natural pools and glittering crystal caves. It’s very thrilling to go tubing in the dark cave.
Turneffe makes the scuba diving an adventure like no other dive destination in the Caribbean. One of just three coral atolls located off the coast of Belize, Turneffe Atoll is one of the most beautiful natural locations in the country and a diverse marine habitat home to more than 500 species of fish, 65 species of corals, and hundreds of species of sea birds, mammals, and invertebrates. The atoll is a protected marine area consisting of more than 150 mangrove islands as well as larger cayes (islands) that have a forest or savanna landscape. The shallow waters and huge areas of seagrasses make the atoll a popular spawning aggregation site for fish and amphibious species. Turneffe Atoll is the name for an area measuring more than 300 square miles that encompasses dozens of tiny islands known as the Turneffe Islands. The unique marine environment play a critical role in the health of the used by lobster, conch, crocodiles, fish, and turtle species as a nesting and breeding site.
There are only a few places in the world where the elusive manatee are found. One of those places is in Belize. Start the day by making our way to Swallow Caye where we will see the endangered West Indian Manatee in their natural habitat from the boat. (No swimming with the Manatee).
Then head on to Goff’s Caye where sand and coral surround this mysterious island to snorkel the reef, thereafter have lunch and after pull out your beach towels and relax under the swaying coconut palms on the pristine white beaches.
On this fully guided tour around historic Belize City, where you will enjoy this educational tour to visit several locations. Such as the ancient swing bridge over Haulover Creek, then we head through busy downtown streets of the city to the Anglican cathedral in Central America, St. John’s Cathedral built from bricks used as ballast in sailing ships of old. Directly across the street, you, will visit Government House, once home to the colonial Governors and now a museum. As we make our way through the city, we will be making 5 stops:
Museum of Belize (Previously the Old Belize City Prison)
Baron Bliss Lighthouse and The Belize Sign
St. John’s Church
Old Government House (Now the House of Culture)
Downtown Belize City (Albert Street Shopping Central)
Throughout the tour, guests will have the opportunity to take pictures, buy souvenirs, eat the local cuisine and meet local fruit/food vendors. After, we return to your hotel, cruise terminal, Water taxi or the Municipal in Belize City
Visit 3 amazing 3 snorkeling sites at the Caye Caulker Marine Reserve (Shark Ray Alley, Coral Canyon and The Channel). The snorkeling site is very close to Caye Caulker and only takes 5 minutes to reach. This tour includes 2 1/2 hours of snorkeling time.
There are two trips a daily. 10:30am or 2 pm. (Minimum 2 persons for schedule Tour)
**Please note that this is not a repeat of Shark and Ray Hol Chan Marine Reserve, this is the Caye Caulker Marine Reserve.**
*If you don’t enter any desired time period there, we will arrange the morning departure.
Declared a marine reserve in 1998, the 61-sq-mile Caye Caulker Marine Reserve includes the portion of the barrier reef that runs parallel to the island, as well as the turtle-grass lagoon adjacent to the Caye Caulker Forest Reserve. It is rich with sea life, including colorful sponges, blue-and-yellow queen angel fish, Christmas tree worms, star coral, redband parrotfish, yellow gorgonians and more.
See the world famous Great Blue Hole in the best way possible … from the air with our Blue Hole Flyover Air Tour from Belize Concierge Excellent in Belize City.
Hope on board a Piper Pa-32 Cherokee Six and fly to Lighthouse Reef Atoll, and witness this natural wonder of the world the Great Blue Hole by AIR . On the way, you will see the Belize Barrier Reef (the longest in the Western Hemisphere), and Turneffe Atoll. While flying over the largest sea hole in the world , keep an eye out for various sea wildlife such as Manatees, Rays, Sharks, Dolphins, and much more!!
*The price will be changed depending on the distance and time. *The price will be suddenly changed by the soaring fuel prices.
Your chartered Piper Pa-32 Cherokee Six plane flies over the longest barrier reef in the northern hemisphere and Blue Hole.
Coco Beach Resort is located just 3.5 miles north of the town of San Pedro. It offers guests 2 outdoor swimming pools, on-site restaurants and sports facilities. Each air-conditioned villa and suite at this luxurious resort comes with a spacious dining and living area, as well as a flat-screen TV, free toiletries and sea and pool views. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
The resort’s Cocoblanca restaurant serves international food and Caribbean dishes and it is open for lunch and dinner. The Coco Café is open from 7:00 to 15:00 and serves pastries and breakfast snacks.
This is the best choice for your honeymoon!
Are you interested in experiencing Mexico Rocks is a superb Patch Reef, but do not want to get wet? We have a tour just right for you. The entire family will love this trip. Enjoy our Glass Bottom Boat Tour to Mexico Rocks (Just hope on board, relax and enjoy).
After a 20-minute ride to Mexico Rocks which lies half way between the reef and shore. you will see lots of things to see on the way. Mexico Rocks 12ft depth offers excellent visibility of the opulent collection of Boulder Coral dotted by Star, Elk Horn and Stag Horn Coral. The large Boulder Coral rise 10-12 ft high nearly touching the surface and providing refuge to a variety of marine life, including lame scallops, anemones, tube worm shrimp, and eels sheltered in the coral’s nooks and crannies. Sea fans, azure vase sponges, and butterfly fish add life and color as well. Giant Brain Coral formations create miniature under sea habitats and islands for Spiny Lobster and Yellow Tail.
Swimming and Snorkeling is optional, which you can enjoy the tropical marine life and coral first hand. But, it’s against the law to touch or hold any marine life or corals while swimming or snorkeling.
Trips departs at the tour dock at 9:00AM and lasts about 3 Hours. Requires a minimum of 4 persons for mixed tour or you can pay an additional fee and go with less than the minimum. Bottled Water and Soft Drinks included. Snorkel Gear is optional on this tour.
See Belize Barrier Reef Corals, Brain Coral, Sea fans, azure vase sponges, and butterfly fish and much more.
Take a journey back in time and explore the third largest Mayan Site in Belize. Lamanai which translates to “Submerge Crocodile”.
Located in the Orange Walk District the Lamanai temple complex sits atop a bluff and is spread out along the west bank of the New River Lagoon at a point where the New River flows from the lagoon on its 80-mile journey, north to Chetumal Bay and the Caribbean Sea.
The tour to the Lamanai Ruins site is a combination of a scenic tour through the New River and the New River Lagoon with the final destinations being the mayan site of Lamanai.
You will climb to the top of the temple, which is 33 meters tall. This temple is famous for the huge faces on the wall. They have weathered away, but you can see their faithful replicas.
Grand Caribe Belize is located in San Pedro, 5 km away from the town center and the airport. It offers outdoor pool and a private 200 meters of prime beach front. Free Wi-Fi access is available. The accommodation will provide you with a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, air conditioning and a balcony overlooking the Caribbean Sea. There is a full a kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a hairdryer and free toiletries. You can enjoy a sea view from all the rooms.
Banana Beach Resort is 1 minute walk from the beach. Featuring 2 swimming pools and a furnished terrace, this resort is set in Tumbo Beach. The rooms and suites offer modern décor, air conditioning, a desk, fridge, cable TV and balconies with garden views. The bathrooms include hairdryer and shower
SunBreeze Suites established in 2004 is set on the beach on the tropical island of Ambergris Caye, just steps from the largest Barrier Reef in the Western Hemisphere and UNESCO world heritage site. Located in San Pedro, this breachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Beliean Melody Art Gallery, San Pedro Belize Express Dock, and San Pedro Central Park.
20 one bedroom seafront suites offers a tranquil, and relaxed atmosphere in addition to stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and the largest barrier reef in the western hemisphere – 8 Oceanfront suites and 12 Ocean view suites, all suitable for families, friends and couples that are looking forward to spend a fun vacation full of activities, or just sunning on the over the water sundeck, sitting back around the pool or on the beach relaxing while sipping a tropical drink and gently being caressed by the refreshing sea-breeze. Each suite has a balcony overlooking the sea, a bedroom, bathroom and a living-dining room with a queen-size sofa bed and cable TV. The well-equipped kitchenettes feature a hob and fridge.
Staff can arrange island transfers and help you plan excursions throughout Belize. SunBreeze Suites offers barrier reef dives and dives to the world famous Blue Hole through the services of the dive operator.
Taking a journey into the Mayan underworld at Actun Tunichil Muknal, or the “Cave of the Stone Sepulchre”,will be one of the most enlightening, epic, and unique experiences of your life. Recently deemed the #1 Sacred Cave destination in the world by National Geographic, the ATM cave is not only beautiful geologically, with its crystalline stalactites and stalagmites, but also historically, as is a natural museum of ancient Mayan artifacts, as well as a sacred burial place.
First take a 2 1/2 hour drive and enjoy the natial scenery from Belize City to San Ignacio. Here we take another 1 hour drive to enter the Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve. From this point on you are on foot, hiking through the jungle for approximately 45 minutes to the entrance of the cave.
The hike includes three stream crossings. To access the cave, you will need to swim across a small spring-fed pool with the assistance of a rope and wade into knee-high water into the dark underworld of the cave that allows us access to the extensive underground maze of tunnels, passageways and chambers, climaxing in the ceremonial chamber housing stoneware, ceramics and the famed crystallized skeleton of the “Crystal Maiden”.
This tour is about 3 hours in the cave under the instruction of our experienced guides.
ATM was used from 700 to 900 A.D. and discovered by British military in 1980s. After surveys and researches, it was opened to the public in 2000s. You can see many untouched excavated articles.
Mayan Princess Hotel is located on the finest beach in San Pedro, Belize - as a result all rooms afford panoramic ocean views from their very own private balcony. No other hotel on Ambergris Caye offers quite the same atmosphere or friendly service.
Rooms are furnished with a wide range of practical amenities Cable TV, air conditioning and a terrace, and all include a well equipped kitchenette with a microwave and a refrigerator. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a hairdryer and free toiletries.
Offers many complimentary hotel services as well, including free airport pick up, complimentary WiFi, and a private dock use for all guests. We are also less than 100ft away from both of Ambergris Caye's water taxi services.
Guests can cook en-suite and there is a groceries store within a 2-minute walk.
At Mayan Princess Hotel you will find a 24-hour front desk. Ironing services are also available. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including diving.
Enjoy picking cashews and mangos in Crooked Tree village. You can pick as many as you like within 1 hour and take maximum 5 cashews or mangos (or mix of them) that you picked to home.
Crooked Tree is the oldest Creol community in Belize, where local people traditionally grow and pick cashews and mangos. You can touch the Creol tradition in the beautiful and quiet village, while freely eating lots of fresh cashew fruits and mangos.
3 amazing snorkeling sites ( Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Coral Gardens and Shark and Ray Alley).
**BONUS STOP to swim with MANATEES at the North Channel. The best snorkeling tour guided by experienced local guides. (Manatees seasonal and not guaranteed)
10:30am until 3:30pm daily (Minimum 2 persons for schedule Tour)
Hol Chan Marine Reserve was designated as marine sanctuary in 1987. It was the first time in Central America that natural parks in the sea are designated. Hol Chan Marine Reserve, rightly so, the most popular snorkeling destination in Belize. The words hol chan mean ‘little channel’ in the Maya language and as such it has always been a natural hang out spot for marine life. It was identified as an abundant area for marine life and so over 35 years ago it became a Reserve. The reserve covers about five square miles and about nine miles North East of Caye Caulker. The channel is about 30 feet deep, and since no fishing is permitted in the reserve, it is rich with sea life of every description . Snorkelers can expect to see abundant angelfish, blue-stripped grunts, schoolmaster snappers and hundreds of other varieties. It is also known for the green moray eels living in tiny caves along the wall.
This is a tour for most popular Maya ruins. You can enjoy beautiful nature that doesn’t change from ancient time and mysterious Mayan Civilization. A staff with lots of knowledge about Maya will guide you in Xunantunich . This tour includes a chartered car for all the half day and lunch.
*The order to go 2 ruins might change
*Xunantunich: It is one of the largest Mayan ruins in Belize. You will cross the river by hand-operated ferry to go to Xuantunich. You can see the marvelous view from the top if it’s sunny.
Discover 1,000 years of Belizean history on this half-day tour of the Altun Ha ruins and Belize City. Step back in time to the world of the ancient Maya as you explore jungle-shrouded temples and palaces. Altun Ha Mayan Temples just 33 miles from Belize City was a small but surprisingly rich major ceremonial center occupied during the classic period. Walk through the same path of the Maya’s, amongst some of the mounds that have been partially excavated and restored
Here in this city buried inside the Sun God Temple, which stand 54 feet from the plaza floor was where the largest carved jade object in the Mayan World was found as you travel back in time with history and feel the presence of an ancient civilization come alive; hike above some of its highest monumental structures where the elite families once occupied and enjoy a spiritual and panoramic view from above. Inhale the fresh air of the pristine green forest that surrounds you and soar with the spirits of the ancient Mayas that still preserves its pass. Your Guide will also be pointing out some of the local remedies of the rainforest used by the Mayans.
Altun Ha Ruins is the logo for Belize Number 1 Beer BELIKIN.
Explore the second largest barrier in the world without getting wet!
The Glass Bottom Boat has been taking guests through the reefs of West Bay Beach, Roatan, Honduras for over 12 years. Come explore and enjoy your scenic boat ride along Roatan Islands dramatic coastline experiencing the world second largest reef and its colorful coral, fishes, and its underwater wildlife. You will be sitting in a submarine-like in a comfortable seat six feet below the surface of the clear crystal water in air condition. There are windows on both sides of you so get your camera ready to photograph Roatan Island underwater wildlife and beautiful coral. You will see coral colonies, tropical fishes and more from inside your underwater observatory, this glass bottom boat has been taking guests out through the reef and blue ocean channel of Roatan Island for more than twelve years.
The glass bottom boat is like a "semi-submarine", you sit 6 feet BELOW the surface with windows on either side of you and air conditioning; imagine looking through a life size aquarium!
Perfect for non-divers and people of all ages; great family fun!
Overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this laid-back, beachfront hotel is a 3-minute walk from the San Pedro Belize Express ferry and 7 km from the Hol Chan Marine Reserve. SunBreeze Hotel is located on Ambergris Caye, Belize, in a U Shaped Spanish Architectural design, full service Belize resort with flavours of the Caribbean surrounded by tropical gardens overlooking the Caribbean Sea, centrally located at the immediate south side of the heart of San Pedro Town with easy access to every means of entertainment and water sport activity; yet out of the hustle of the town.
A seafront property protected by a seawall boasting 43 spacious air conditioned rooms of three categories, an onsite open air seafront restaurant & bar adjacent to the freshwater pool surrounded by a 10ft of wooden deck, sun beds, chairs, massage studio, spa services, sauna, art gallery with Caribbean Paintings, a 1500 sq ft multi purpose meeting room, sea-front hammock gazebo All rooms are non-smoking and offers handicap accessible bathrooms, accessible paths of travel, in room accessibility. Some connecting rooms available. Complimentary WiFi in-rooms and most common areas to keep you connected with your loved ones, complimentary luggage assistance from San Pedro Airstrip, and complimentary fresh brewed coffee available daily at the lobby from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
There's a seafront grill and a bar with a panoramic terrace next to the outdoor pool. Other amenities include lush gardens, massage and spa treatments, and an on-site diving center.
The Caye Caulker Marine Reserve is a newly protected area. Dive sites such as Raggedy Anne and Tunnels have been some of divers favorites sites . The dive occurs in between and across coral canyons to a maximum depth of 70ft/ 21m. You spend the surface interval at Caye Caulker’s Shark and Ray alley where you can swim with Nurse Sharks and Southern Sting Rays. Divers will enjoy the shallow dives and get to see a good variety of sea life and coral.
San Pedro Local Diving
Start your day with a two or three tank local dive! Conveniently The Barrier Reef is just about 5-10 minutes away from the San Pedro dive center. Explore spur and groove canyons which go from east to west along the second largest barrier reef in the world! Once you've checked in our experienced dive masters will help you set up your gear and provide a briefing of the dive site. Dive sites are chosen by your dive master on the day depending on weather conditions and if you’ve been to a particular dive site before (we avoid taking you to the same dive sites unless requested). Some of the most common creatures you’ll see include nurse sharks, turtles, rays, eels, groupers, snappers and occasionally, dolphins!
Dive Profiles are multi level dives which vary based on the dive site typically ranging from 40-80 feet.