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The least populated region of a country of under 350,000 people, the south of Belize is characterised by pristine rainforest dotted with Mayan ruins, beautiful beaches, idyllic cayes and fascinating culture.

Attracted by the spawning aggregation sites for several species of snapper, whale sharks are known to be seasonal visitors to this area (Apr-Jun), offering opportunities to dive and snorkel with these gentle giants.

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Key info

  • Ideal for viewing: whale shark, bull shark, common dolphin, green turtle

Dive trips

This dive location is featured in the following itinerary:

Guatemala & Belize

These two fascinating Central American countries combine well to offer Mayan ruins, colonial architecture and tropical rainforests blended with stunning coral reefs and sandy beaches.

  • When to go: Jan-Dec
  • Duration inc. flights: 14 days
  • Price inc. flights: From £3,295 pp
  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea
Suggested accommodation options are shown below. Please contact us for further recommendations.

Hamanasi Resort

A short flight away from Belize City, Hamanasi is a boutique resort nestled between lush mountains and the warm Caribbean Sea. Facilities include an infinity swimming pool, hammocks and a 19 kilometre stretch of beach.

The Inn at Roberts Grove

This charming hacienda-style hotel is nestled between the Caribbean Sea and Placencia Lagoon, and has its own on-site dive centre. Facilities include two freshwater pools, tennis courts, a fitness centre and a jacuzzi.