Scuba Diving in Belize

Belize has to offer some of the world's most famous diving locations. The Barrier Reef of Belize is maybe even the best location in the world for diving. Compared to the worlds most renowned location for scuba diving, the Barrier Reef of Australia, the Barrier Reef of Belize is more sustained and less impacted by the tourism.

Belize Scuba is quite a popular activity amongst many vacationers from all over the world. The tourists can spend an enchanting scuba vacation in this place along with various facilities and amenities related to scuba and other activities. The tourists can enjoy the water sports along with the various other facilities that are provided from the resorts in Belize. Whatsoever type of holiday the tourists want to enjoy, there is almost every kind of amenity that is sure to suit the purpose of different tourists in Belize. The diving possibilities of the place are higher than any other scuba diving tourist spots. There are some other activities too besides the scuba diving in Belize. 

The diving opportunities in Belize

Diving in Belize and tourism is highly promoted because of the lowest population density in Central America. While you go for a vacation in Belize you get the diving in Belize and besides that, you get to have a stay in some of the best hotels with marvelous facilities. In Belize, diving is one of the foremost tourist attractions at the most famous destinations: Caye Caulker and the Barrier Reef of Belize. Belize Scuba diving is very renowned because of the healthy reef there which seems like a paradise because it is abundant in beautiful marine life. All this adventure can be enjoyed without having any harsh impact on the reef and the marine life. Diving in Belize can definitely prove to be the best scuba vacation for you.


Scuba diving in Belize is an incredible and a different way to enjoy scuba. Various guided tours and Belize scuba equipments are provided to the tourists so that the tourists can enjoy a hassle free vacation in Belize. Belize is considered as one of the leading diving destinations in Caribbean. There are different and a wide range of places throughout Belize that are opted for Belize dive and snorkeling activities. Tourists can choose any one amongst various diving spots that will be closer to their place of accommodation. The water stays calm and pleasurable throughout the year and thus one can plan a vacation during any time of the year. Wind surfing is also enjoyed a lot by many holidaymakers. 

Other attractions in Belize

While you stay in Belize, you can enjoy various other (water) sport activities like white water rafting, para gliding, jet skiing, hiking, surfing and even mountain biking or birding. And not just these, adventure enthusiasts can surely have more fun by going for deep sea fishing

Best Places for Scuba Diving in Belize

Some of the best places to scuba dive in Belize are: 
  • Shark-Ray Alley & Hol Chan Marine Reserve,which brings to its divers a breathtaking experience with nurse sharks and sting grays. Hol Chan Marine is definitley great for snorkelers due to its shallow and colorful coral reef.
  • Turneffe Islands. These islands offer great opportunities for drifting and coral garden diving. Along with this, tourists can get to these diving spots with the help of diver operators, which are available all through the Belize, offering fun filled day trips to Turneffe Islands.
  • Glover’s Reef Atoll. This Atoll, located towards the Southern Belize brings to its divers an incredible underexploited diving experience, offering close encouters with colorful sea creatures. This is less crowded and great for those, who are exclusively on diving holidays to Belize.