Snorkeling Tours & Excursions

Discover World Class Snorkeling on the Belize Barrier Reef

Woman snorkeling with sea turtle in the Caribbean Sea

In the crystal clear waters of Ambergris Caye, non-divers and divers alike can enjoy the beauty of the underwater world. There are several sites to snorkel and skin-dive. Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Mexico Rocks and Coral Garden are all within a short boat ride from Victoria House. Equipment can be rented from the Fantasea Dive Shop located on the pier. Trips run every day at 9:00 am or 2:00 pm and last approximatly 2.5 hours.

Half Day Snorkeling

Two Stop Snorkel

Snorkel Holchan Marine Reserve, surrounded by large fish like groupers, jacks, Cuberas, Eagle rays, Coral and schools of fish. The second stop is at Shark Ray Alley where you swim with Nurse Sharks, stingrays, barracudas and Blue Tangs.

Cost: Starting at $50.00 USD + $10.00 Park Fee per person
9:00 am – 11:00 am or 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Minimum 4 people

Mexico Rocks

Snorkel a shallow area of coral patches and sandy bottoms, brain coral, giant sea fans, large schools of small colorful fish, and your occasional sea turtle, lobster, and squid.

Cost: $50 USD+ $10 Park Fee per person
8:30 am – 11:30 am or 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Minimum 4 people

Half Day Charter

Take up to up to four people in a private boat for a one-of-a-kind snorkeling adventure to the Marine Reserves.

Cost: $283.50 US per boat plus $10 per person marine park fee.

Full Day Snorkeling

Beach Day at Tranquility with Snorkel Stops

Spend the day at Tranquility Bay area and Snorkel at Tres Cocos and Mexico Rocks. Lunch is included with options of packed lunch, picnic lunch or BBQ lunch.

Cost: Starting at $535 USD+ 10 USD park fee 1-4 persons
Pick up at 8:45 am, returning 3:00 pm. Additional person is $56 USD

Sandbar "Day in the Sun" with Snorkeling

Sunny day at Sandbar area with 2 snorkeling stops at Coral Gardens and Tuffy. Lunch options of packed lunch, picnic lunch, or BBQ lunch.

Cost: Starting at $535 USD+ 10 USD park fee 1-4 persons
Pick up at 8:45 am and returning at  3:00 pm. Additional person is $56 USD

Goffs Caye Snorkeling Trip

Full day Manatee watch trip to Goffs Caye, snorkeling the reef and packed picnic lunch.

Cost: $650 USD 1-4 persons
Pick up at 8:45 am and returning at  3:00 pm. Additional person is $56 USD

Additional Snorkel Charters

Up to four people in a private boat for snorkeling local sites like Marine Reserves Holchan, Shark Ray Alley and others. Ask for suggestions.

Cost: Full Day $401.00 USD Per Boat or ½ Day $283.50 USD

Sunset Sail

Sail alongside the reef with local cocktails included on a catamaran or sail boat. From 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm.

Cost: Starting at $70 USD per person with a minimum of 6 persons.
Private Charter also an option at $563 USD for up to 10 persons. Pick up times vary.

2 Stop Snorkel & Sail to Caye Caulker

Catamaran sailing trip to snorkel Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley. Stop at Caye Caulker for lunch, shopping and exploring the town. Lunch not included.

Cost: Starting at $112.50 USD per person plus $10 per person park fee.
From 8:30am to 4:00pm, minimum of 6 people required.

Sail, Snorkel & Secret Beach

A guided Reef Snorkel at a spot known as Tuffy for approximately 45 minutes. We then serve fruit and refreshments as we Sail to our second stop for another break and a swim or snorkel. Guests may see Star Fish, many Juvenile Fish, Sea Horses and possibly beautiful Manatees.

Back on board a fresh water rinse in the outdoor shower is available, hand towels are passed out, rum punch/rum drinks are served in the Open Bar along with sodas and water and a snack of fresh made ceviche (a local favorite type of chips and salsa) as we sail to a private location near Secret Beach.

Cost: $150 USD per person
Lunch is served onboard, swim and relax at the sand bar then head back home.
Departs at 8:45am and returns around 5pm. Minimum of 6 people required