Turneffe Reef, Caye Caulker

4.4
#5 of 10 in Nature in Belize Cayes
Discover flourishing coral life as you head beneath the water at Turneffe Reef, one of the largest and most biologically diverse reefs in Belize. Find schools of fish, sharks, large rays, turtles, and eels lurking around the coral. Several steep drop-offs and a high range of visibility make this one of the best dive spots in the local area. Appropriate for both novice and experienced divers, the reef features shallower dives suitable for beginners and snorkelling, as well as deeper dives with stronger currents for the more experienced. Plan to visit Turneffe Reef during your Caye Caulker vacation using our convenient Caye Caulker trip planner .
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  • Great place and worth the visit, transparent water and very good and pleasant for bathing. A lot of life and fish in abundance.
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  • We took a half day snorkel trip with Blue Angel Diving to the reef and what an amazing experience it was! That day, the water was calm and crystal clear - it's also warm like bath water. We were able ...  more »
  • This location was listed on our snorkeling trip and the sea creatures were beautiful. You will see a variety of fish and coral.  more »
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