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“Best snorkelling in the world” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Hol Chan Marine Reserve

Hol Chan Marine Reserve
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
634-6731
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$67*
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Belize Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray...
Ranked #1 of 46 things to do in San Pedro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Scuba diving, Snorkeling
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Owner description: This beautiful nature reserve is in an area world famous for its excellent diving.
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“Best snorkelling in the world”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Sharks, stingrays, turtles, and myriad fish - all easy to see with minimal effort. Go snorkelling here and everywhere else will seem a poor immitation.

Visited February 2012
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“Speccy!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Great visibility and marine life - couldn't believe the warm clear waters.

Visited April 2011
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“Fun in the sun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Wonderful snorkeling and swiming with the sharks! The water and reef were clear and we saw Turtles, eels, Octopus and lots of fish.

Visited March 2012
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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“Great dive location but certainly not the highlight”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

A lot of people talk about Hol Chan and while the dive was very nice I enjoyed my other dives at tres cocos, Rosella's garden and trick ridge more.

Visited March 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“Best Snorkeling Experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

I was 'wow-ed' by the coral, so many different types of fish, a moray (Sp?) eel and two absolutely adorable sea turtles. The turtles were the best part and I've never seen one so close and personal in a natural habitat. Highly recommend! Good bang for your buck.

Visited March 2012
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