Glover's Reef Marine Reserve, Hopkins

4.8
#2 of 7 in Nature in Stann Creek
Explore the biodiversity of marine life at Glover's Reef Marine Reserve, a conservation area set on an atoll just off the Belize coastline. The reserve boasts some of the most plentiful and varying reef types in the western Caribbean. Take a dive here to observe rays and endangered Nassau grouper among the colorful corals. The reserve also offers a delicious regional-style meal. A group of renowned coral scientists established the site in 1973 as the ideal location for carrying out long-term research into coral reef ecosystems. Put Glover's Reef Marine Reserve and other Hopkins attractions into our Hopkins route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • You should definitely dive here! We saw sharks, turtles, rays, crab, lobster, millions of fish, etc. etc.  more »
  • Well worth the 2+ hour boat ride! It was like having an enormous, private reef to explore for the day. For snorkeling, I recommend Happy Go Luckie tours out of Silk Grass (Hopkins). Lunch on Northeast...  more »
  • Beautiful Reef and great visibility. Nice option if you have beginner and experienced divers in your group because everyone will enjoy what they see. Nicely priced dives and not a super long boat ride...  more »
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