There are plenty of reasons to visit Ambergris Caye – the white-sand beaches, the incredible biodiversity, the wonderful people. However, we’d argue that the number one reason to visit Ambergris Caye is to SCUBA dive.
Ambergris Caye has some of the best diving in the Caribbean, if not the world. Located on the second-largest barrier reef in the world, the Belize Barrier Reef, the island is located just minutes away from renowned dive sites. Its most famous diving destination – the Great Blue Hole – is visited by thousands of divers every year. There are plenty of other diving destinations worthy of your time, including The Wall, Eagle Ray Canyon, Love Tunnels, and Shark Ray Alley. On any dive, you can expect to see unbelievable marine flora and fauna, including beautiful coral reef formations, as well as sharks, rays, barracuda, sea turtles, and more.
Located next door to Amigos Del Mar dive shop, Mayan Princess Hotel offers refuge for divers in between their adventures. If you have any questions about diving Ambergris Caye, please contact us at [email protected]