Scuba Diving Near Caye Caulker

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The Great Belize Barrier Reef is just one mile off the coast of Caye Caulker, allowing easy access to divers who want to explore one of the undersea wonders of the world.  There are many dive shops on this island in order to accommodate the growing number of tourists who visit specifically to see what lies beneath the surface of the sea, and as more shops open, the competitive nature of pricing works in the favor of the diver who is often able to find great deals here. 

There are 8 dive services and a small number of dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

Some information regarding area dive operators are provided in this table:

Dive Operators Near Caye Caulker
Name Phone Location
Belize Diving Services (501) 226-0143 1.2 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker
Big Fish Dive Center (501) 226-0450 Southern Caye Caulker
Caye Caulker Travel & Tour (501) 226-0370 Caye Caulker
E Z Boy Tours (501) 206-0349 Central Caye Caulker
Frenchie’s Diving Services (501) 226-0234 1417.1 mi. West of Central Puerto Rico
Hicaco Tours (501) 226-0174 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Caye Caulker
Mario’s Snorkeling Tours (501) 226-0056 1.4 mi. South of Central Caye Caulker
Scuba Sensation (501) 667-4700 Caye Caulker

Dive Services

The chart just below offers the approximate cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Double Tank Dive $ 100.0 $ 145.0
Open Water Certification $ 375.0 $ 450.0
Single Tank Dive $ 60.0 $ 75.0

Dive Sites

The chart right below has some key facts concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Caye Caulker
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Caye Caulker -- -- 17.7360842027 -88.0162760803
Coral Garden Very Good 20.0 17.7499166667 -88.0021833333
Shark and Ray Alley Very Good 9.8 17.8417833333 -87.9861833333

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including helpful suggestions and tips for both "old pros" and beginners, check out our detailed discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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