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Lil Alphonse Snorkeling

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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I honestly cannot say enough good things about the sweet and wonderful Alphonse (and his wife Olga which I wish we met in person!), I am so grateful to have found him when i was looking for snorkeling, first i picked them because their prices...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hilala100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have done several snorkeling excursions with Lil Alphonse, day and night. Always a great treat. Extremely knowledgeable, engaging and passionate about what he does. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KEG1410
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seriously, DO NOT book with anyone else! Alphonse is BY FAR the most passionate about his job of any tour guide I’ve ever experienced...and we travel a lot. We did the Hol Chan and Shark Alley...just incredible and Alphonse somehow makes himself heard UNDER WATER....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kirstena860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alphonse is the best guide on the island! We ended up booking two tours and they were amazing. First, he teaches you about properly wearing your mask and snorkel. He cleans the lenses and makes sure they fit perfectly before you get into the water....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tlroos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time Snorkeling because of my irrational fear of the ocean and let me tell you I will definatly go again! The owner was so nice and funny he put me at ease right away! He was so knowledgeable and passed that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kaylie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the reviews on here are completely accurate. It was my first time snorkeling..ever! and these guys both took care of me. I slightly panicked and had to learn how to breathe using the snorkel. They were totally sufficient in teaching me and getting me...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic trip with Lil Alphonse. Alphonse and Adolfo clearly love what they do. Their obvious love for sharing the beauty of the barrier reef was evident in every part of our experience with them. They have a wonderful ability to make you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ben V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to many islands in the Caribbean and the snorkeling in Belize is the best!! Alphonse was a great tour guide, he brought us to Hol Chan Marine Conservation and Shark-Ray Alley. One of the best experiences ever! SO much marine life and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TiaLidiaM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alphonso is a super guide who takes obvious pride in his work. He was knowledgeable about the coral, fishpond making certain everyone understood the safety rules. He was simply the best from the start, how to clean a mask, proper snorkel technique while not being...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tj303
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went out to Mexico Rocks with Alphonse for a morning. To say we were impressed with his knowledge and passion would be an understatement. He was friendly, funny and incredibly knowledgeable. He knew every type of fish and where to find...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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KRICH2000
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Response from 96Juanita | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall. I felt it was reasonably priced and you didn't have to pay in advance!
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The best way to contact them is 501-610-0105 They do not keep up with Facebook
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Response from bruceoftexas | Reviewed this property |
The cost was $45 per person (5 adults in our group). Our excursions were 3 hours in length each day total (10 minutes travel by boat each way, and more than 2.5 hours diving/snorkeling). Alphonse and his nice assistant... More
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