Scuba Diving in Belize

Diving the Belize Barrier Reef

Diver exploring the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Ambergris Caye

Ambergris Caye is located just minutes away from the Belize Barrier Reef – the second largest barrier reef in the world – and boasts a variety of dive sites within a 20 minute boat ride from the pier at Victoria House. Atolls also offer an amazing, colorful and diverse full day of diving.

Most of the dive sites are a two to three tank multilevel dives. Weather conditions are taken under consideration for each of the dive sites listed. The Turneffe area is filled with a vast array of fish that gather between deep canyons and groove reef formations.

If it isn’t already, scuba diving in Belize should certainly be on your bucket-list of adventures.

Local Diving

Dives depart at 8:30am daily for two tank dives and 1:30pm for the one tank dive. The boat ride is between 5 to 20 minutes from the dive shop to the dive site. Equipment is NOT included and proof of certification is required.

Starting at – Two tank dive- $90 p/p., One Tank Dive- $73.00 p/p., One tank dive & one snorkel stop- $110 p/p
Marine Park Fees may apply dependent on dive site.

 *starting prices are for dive groups ranging from 4 to 12 divers onboard. However, we do offer small private groups starting with just 2 divers. Ask our personnel about pricing.

Refresher Course

Review skills of certified divers with an instructor, includes 1 shallow dive at the Reef. 8am – 11:30am

$200 USD+ 10.00 park Fee

Open Water Certification

Consists of classroom sessions, confined skill dives and 4 open water dives. At the end the diver receives a PADI Certification Card recognized world wide. Includes all gear and books. Minimum age 12 years old.

$562.50 USD per person. Park Fee $10

Open Water Referral

For individuals that have completed academic and confined water dives within a 12 month period. Consists of 4 open water dives required for the PADI Open Water Certification. Diver must bring a Student Referral Form from previous Instructor. Includes all equipment.

$351.50 USD per person
Snorkel Gear rental not included in tour prices – $10 USD per person for rental

Advanced Water Certification

Provides a certified open water diver with a structured, well-supervised means to gain additional dive experience. An important prerequisite to many specialty courses, the course consists of five open water dives done over two days. Your course includes an underwater navigation dive and night dive.

$421.80 USD per person

Discover Scuba Diving

Allows non– divers to dive under supervision of an instructor. Includes a lecture in theory and a 1 tank dive in shallow waters. Minimum age is 12 years

$200 USD+ 10.00 Park Fee
8am – 11:30am/ 1pm – 4:30pm

Offshore Dives to the Blue Hole & Turneffe Atoll

Dive the famous Blue Hole, and other sites at Lighthouse Reef Atoll. Or you can pick the Elbow and other sites at Turneffe Atoll. Departs 5:30 AM and you will return to San Pedro between 4:30 PM and 5:30 PM. This is a 3-tank dive day tour and includes and open sea boat ride. Lunch and refreshments provided; equipment included.

Starting at $310 USD per diver
Minimum 8 divers required. $40 Park Fee not included.