Blue Hole National Park, Belmopan

4.2
#4 of 21 in Nature in Cayo
Explore the jungle, caves, and beautiful natural pools in Blue Hole National Park while keeping an eye out for rare animals. The park gets its name from the natural jungle pool, the Blue Hole, which boasts a bright blue color to the water. Nearby the pool are two cave systems, where you can explore the underground. See over 200 species of birds throughout the park, including many rare species such as the piratic flycatcher. Keep an eye out for large cats as well, as ocelots and jaguars have been seen in the park. Plan your visit to Blue Hole National Park and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Cayo trip planning site .
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  • The Blue Hole is somewhat small, swimming hole surrounded by some lush vegetation. The water is cool and refreshing. Don't dive down as it is only about 12 feet deep. One of the people in our group hi...  more »
  • We swung by the blue hole after doing the St. Herman's Cave Tubing adventure. Nice to take a cool dip in the water during a hot day.  more »
  • We were driving back from placencia to belize city and decided to stop. Great decision Right off the main road there is plenty of parking and it's only $4 usd to enter. It's a quick 5 minute walk a 50...  more »
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  • This is a wonderful place as it is situated just 200 ft. off the Hummingbird Highway. It is a sinkhole filled with water that reaches to unknown depths. You can bring your bathing suits and take a dip in the warm water. From the blue hole is a trail leading to St. Herman's Cave, an extensive cave system.
  • Nice little park with trails, interpretive signs & displays, and a refreshing blue pool for cool dips on hot days. The water is not especially cold.
  • Friendly and knowledgeable guide, breathtaking scenery and great memories
  • Cool spot to swim. There's also a cave to visit
  • Beautiful nature, but the blue hole itself is nonsense. Overrated.
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