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Just 35 miles northeast of Belize City, Ambergris Caye is Belize's largest and most populated offshore island. It's also the primary tourism destination, receiving over 50 percent of annual visitors. It's no surprise--'la isla bonita' has much to offer.

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» Caye Caulker

Caye Caulker, The Cayes, Belize

Home of the motto "Go slow," Caye Caulker is a prime Caribbean island with a relaxed atmosphere, beautiful ocean and excellent oceanfront restaurants and bars that make it one of the best places to visit in Belize. In addition to lounging on the docks, the most popular Caye Caulker activities are snorkeling and diving. Explore the beautiful reefs either independently or with one of the many excellent tour groups. Most tour companies offer both half-day and full-day snorkeling tours, highlighting the Coral Garden, Shark and Ray Alley and the local reef …

» Great Blue Hole

Great Blue Hole, The Cayes, Belize

Belize's most popular emblem is the holy grail of diving. Recognized as one of the world's top dive sites and a World Heritage Site along with the Belize Barrier Reef, the stunning, deep blue circular sinkhole is located on Lighthouse Reef atoll, one of three atolls in the Caribbean, all of which are in Belize. About 1,000 feet in diameter and with a depth of over 400 feet, the Blue Hole is a geographic phenomenon unlike any other. The once-dry and above sea-level cave collapsed centuries ago …

» Half Moon Caye Natural Monument

Half Moon Caye Natural Monument, The Cayes, Belize

Half Moon Caye Natural Monument is located off the coast of Belize in the southeastern part of Lighthouse Reef Atoll and belongs to the Belize Barrier Reef. With the introduction of the National Parks System, the tiny island was classified as a natural monument and has since served as a bird sanctuary. The western part of the crescent shaped island is covered by dense coastal forest mainly made up of the orange-flowered Ziricote trees, which are the preferred nesting ground for many migratory birds, such as the red-footed boobies and magnificent frigate bird …

» Hol Chan Marine Reserve

Hol Chan Marine Reserve, The Cayes, Belize

Located four miles south from the shores of Ambergris Caye, Hol Chan Marine Reserve is the most visited snorkeling and diving area in Belize. Part of the Belize Barrier Reef, the reserve covers approximately three square miles and is divided into various zones according to marine habitat. The most popular zone is called Hol Chan or 'small channel' in Maya -- a 30-foot deep 'cut' in the reef where all sorts of marine life have now gathered in one area, making it one giant aquarium …

» Shark Ray Alley

Shark Ray Alley, The Cayes, Belize

Part of the Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Shark Ray Alley is a zone where an impressive multitude of magnificent stingrays with four-foot wingspans and six-foot nurse sharks congregate every day. As fishermen came to this area of the reef to clean out their catch over the years, nurse sharks and stingrays eventually began to gather regularly in search of the boats and their daily treats. The thrill is to swim in waters surrounded by these beautiful creatures …

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There's plenty to do on Ambergris Caye, from shopping and bar hopping to birding and eco tours of the lagoon side and even a visit to the only open Maya site on the island; while up north and down south, seclusion is a distinct possibility at some of Belize's most exclusive beachfront resorts. The Barrier Reef is a ten-minute boat ride from shore for a plethora of over or underwater activities …

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Ambergris Caye's main hub, San Pedro, is the party capital of Belize, with the largest concentration of restaurants, bars and nightclubs in the country. The Barrier Reef is a ten-minute boat ride from shore for a plethora of over or underwater activities …

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