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Pumpkin Caye

Placencia, Belize
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Ranked #4 of 4 Attractions in Placencia
Type: Islands, Outdoors
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Santa Cruz, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Near ranguana Caye, sits a tiny lil private Caye with two of the kindest men care taking and hosting the island. We stopped to buy some fish from local fisherman on their boats and stepped on land to find the sweetest men offering us drinks, fish and a seat. Paths are lined with thousands of conch shells! Trees lined the... More 

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Cayo, Belize
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This small island is a very wonderful place to spend either a day or a couple of nights. Pumpkin Caye is a little bigger than most other surrounding islands and has a person living on this island. It is a private island so visiting it may require permission from the caretaker at location. The reef surrounding this island is wonderful... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Picture perfect. We visited this quaint little Caye on a fun fishing trip. We snorkeled and fished from her shore. Great day!

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Center Point, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were brought out to Pumpkin Caye (a privately owned island) by our Splashdive guides to snorkel with one guide while three guys went out to scuba dive with guides. Clear Caribbean water crashed onto one end of this palm-covered caye which took about 5 minutes to walk around. It's tiny! It was quite windy, so we had to wrestle... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Very nice place for a shore lunch (with permission) It's a private Island..Good snorkeling and fishing too

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Thermopolis, Wyoming
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

This is an awsome way to spend some surface time between dives. We have never been served lunch between dives. What a great treat

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Lotus, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

My wife and I went out on a fishing trip, and our guide took us back to Pumkin Key where he cooked us lunch. My wife and I were sitting there eating after doing a little snorkling, she said to me this is like paradise. My reply to her was, babe this is paradise. Pumkin key is awesome.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

See review of Tarpon Caye. This caye is owned and managed by Charlie Leslie.

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