Laughing Bird Caye National Park, Placencia

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Laughing Bird Caye National Park represents a distinctive island that sits on an unusually narrow ridge of reef. Named after a bird which used to breed here, the park is home to an abundance of coral habitats and marine life. The tropical island features white sand and palm trees, and is surrounded by coral reefs. This allows visitors to mix snorkeling, diving, and island exploration into their visit, but you must rent a boat and guide out of Placencia. Lunch can be organized through your guide, with possibilities for a picnic or a beach barbeque. Planning Placencia trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • In 2014 the visit twice with one of the tour local operators that included lunch and you you took birra, island protected by Rangers who live in it and are very much in the subject pollution and take nothing from the island which you travel in 10 m or less It is a dream, the tour includes snorkeling and what your eyes can see no camera can capture.
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  • We saw nurse sharks, sea turtle and sting rays! Such a fun day! Would do this again when we return!!  more »
  • If I close my eyes and imagine paradise is this postcard. At about 40 min by boat from placencia, crossing a sea mirror. The key is small surrounded by coral ideal for snorkeling reef. Half-day excursions offer water and food. If they reach this region of Belize is destination "bound" together with SilkCaye. Enjoy
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  • Nice little island. The snorkeling is just ok. The island seems to be well kept except that they must not ever pick up the plastic and thrash that washes up on the shoreline. note that no free swimming or snorkeling is allowed. You are only allowed to snore call when somebody is a guide with you. We were here for a few hours but only got to snorkel for about 45 minutes because a few people in the group got tired and wanted to go back to shore.
  • Best snorkeling. Beautiful beach. Nice Palapa and Restroom. Beautiful live corals with plenty fishes. Twenty to Thirty minutes from Placencia Village.
  • Awesome experience. Go Sea was the best price and outfitter
  • Beautiful white sand island with a big palapa and picnic tables with barbeque pits, and because of it being a national park you have the presence of the rangers stationed there 24/7. Amazing snorkeling can be done right off the beach with tons of healthy corals and a great variety of fisheries.
  • Beautiful little island. Wonderful experience snorkeling in the reef. Yours a bit pricey. I expected less expensive options in Belize.
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