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Belize Scuba Diving Tours

Belize Scuba Diving Tours

Experience the Best Scuba Diving with Amigos del Mar, the oldest and most experienced Dive Shop in Belize.

Experience the Best Scuba Diving with Amigos del Mar, the oldest and most experienced Dive Shop in Belize.

Local Dive Tour Packages Off-Shore Dive Tour Packages

Scuba Dive in Belize - We offer Half Day and Full Day Dive Excursions.

Ask us about our multi-day Dive Packages or talk to us about creating a custom package just for you.

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Offshore Diving

Belize is home to 3 of the 4 atolls in the world, as such, we have day trips to 2 of those located close enough to the island. Experience world-class diving on our offshore trips to either Lighthouse Reef Atoll (The Blue Hole) or Turneffe Atoll, and log some of the most amazing dives Belize has to offer!

Amigos del Mar Lighthouse Reef Atool Day trip to the Blue Hole Dive Tours

Lighthouse Reef Atoll Day Trip (The Great Blue Hole)

Blue Hole, Half Moon Wall and Long Caye Aquarium

USD$260

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We plan a trip to the Blue Hole located at the Lighthouse Reef Atoll on a daily basis, but need a minimum of 10 persons (divers or snorkelers) to confirm.

This is 3-tank offshore dive full day trip which consists of the following sites:

  • The Great Blue Hole (divers go down to about 130ft / 40 meters)
  • Half Moon Caye Wall (maximum depth of 50ft-60ft / 15-18 meters)
  • Long Caye Wall also known as The Aquarium (maximum depth of 50ft-60ft / 15-18 meters).

The Blue Hole and the island of Half Moon Caye are natural monuments and as such are protected areas which require park entry fees as follows:

  • Blue Hole: US $30
  • Half Moon Caye: US $10

Total: US $40 (which must be brought in cash to be paid on the island of Half Moon Caye)

Kindly note that to dive the Blue Hole we require a recent logged dive within 6 months and at a minimum depth of 80ft. If these requirements are not met, we recommend doing a local dive before heading out to the Blue Hole.

Pick Up: Done via boat between 5:15 to 5:30am depending on where you are staying. Complimentary pick up extends from Tuto (north) all the way down to Pelican Reef (south).

Food: We include continental breakfast, lunch, fruits throughout the day, refreshments and drinks on the way back.


Boat Ride: 2 to 2 1/2 hours (approx.)

Time: 6:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Amigos del Mar Turneffe Dive

Turneffe Atoll Day Trip

3-tank offshore Wall dives - Captain and the Divemasters Choice

USD$235

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The Turneffe Atoll's vastness and variety of marine life and coral formations are truly unmatched, according to Dr. Sylvia Earle, Mission Blue. This one-of-kind day trip requires a minimum of 10 divers to confirm.

This is 3-tank offshore dive full day trip which consists of 3 sites (all wall dives) which are chosen by the Captain and the Divemasters based on the following factors:

  • Weather Conditions
  • Wind Direction (we dive on the leeward side of the island's walls)

All dives are done at an approximate depth between 50-80ft.

Pick Up: Done via boat between 5:15 to 5:30am depending on where you are staying. Complimentary pick up extends from Tuto (north) all the way down to Pelican Reef (south).)

Food: We include continental breakfast, lunch, fruits throughout the day, refreshments and drinks on the way back.


Boat Ride: 1 1/2 hours (approx.)

Time: 6:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Local Dives

Come see what's under the sea in Belize. We have lots to show you.

Local 2-Tank Dive

Join us as we explore local dive sites along the Barrier Reef.

USD$80

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Local 3-Tank Dive

Join us as we explore local dive sites along the Barrier Reef.

USD$115

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Amigos del Mar Hol Chan Marine Reserve Dive and Snorkel Shark Ray Alley

Diving at Hol Chan Marine Reserve & Snorkeling at Shark Ray Alley (Combo)

Hol Chan Marine Reserve is a must-do if you're in Belize!

USD$65

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At 28 feet in depth, it is a great dive for experienced and novice divers as it is full of diverse marine life and coral formations. We combine it with a snorkel at Shark Ray Alley where you can see schools of fish and to stay true to its name – many stingrays and nurse sharks.

Our local dives depart daily at 9am for a first dive and return to our dock for an hour of surface interval where we provide fresh fruit, drinking water, coffee and tea.

We head out for the second dive at 11am and we should be back between 12:00pm -12:30 pm.

A third dive can be arranged during the course of the day which would leave at 1:30pm.

Complimentary Pick Up: via boat between 8am depending on where you are staying

Food: fruits and water on board


Boat Ride: 15 Minutes (approx.)

Morning Dive: 9:00 AM - 12:00

Afternoon Dive: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Amigos del Mar Night Dive

Hol Chan Night Dive

Hol Chan is must see dive site at night full of nocturnal marine life!

USD$60

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Night diving is something all divers should try. Our night dives are very easy with a maximum depth of 28ft and sheltered by the barrier reef. Because of its protected area this dive site holds the best nocturnal marine life. With frequent octopus and invertebrates surrounding you, this is truly a 60 minute night dive adding an unforgettable dive to your diving experience.

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Park Fees are to be paid in cash and are as follow;

  • Blue Hole $40USD,
  • Hol Chan Marine Reserve $10USD and
  • Mexico Rocks $10USD

Taxes

All Rates are in USD and are subject to 12.5% General Sales Tax (GST).

Divers and Snorkelers Tour Cancellation Policy

Divers/Snorkelers are required to cancel before 3PM the day prior to their tour date to avoid any charges.
Cancelation after 3pm will result in FULL CHARGES.

Package Cancellation Policy

Packages must be canceled 3 days prior to the tour.
Failure to cancel 3 days prior will result in a 50% charge.

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North Pick Up –

  • Solaria,
  • Las Terrazas,
  • Blue Dolphin,
  • Seascape,
  • Belizean Shores,
  • Captain Morgan's,
  • Cocotal Inn,
  • White Sands Cove,
  • Ocean Air,
  • Grad Caribe,
  • Akbol,
  • Cloisters,
  • Bermuda Landings,
  • Twisted Palms,
  • Tres Cocos,
  • Mara Laguna (Dive Bar),
  • PUR,
  • (Tiki Maya House dock),
  • (Park Place,
  • Caye Casa,
  • Hotel Del Rio,
  • Oasis,
  • Seven Seas,
  • Aqua Vista and Casa en La Playa pick up at Island Diver's dock),
  • and Ocean Tide Beach Resort.

South Pick up-

  • Holiday Hotel,
  • Sun breeze Hotel,
  • Belizean Reef,
  • The Palms Ocean Front,
  • Ramon's Village,
  • Changes In Latitude,
  • (Pedro's Inn,
  • Belize Yacht Club pick up at Belize Diving Adventures Dock),
  • Grand Baymen pick up at Exotic Caye,
  • Corona Del Mar,
  • Coral Bay Villas,
  • Caribbean Villas,
  • Xanadu,
  • Banyan Bay,
  • Grand Colony,
  • Banana Beach,
  • Mata Rocks,
  • Victoria House,
  • Pick up for Mahogany Bay is done at Royal Caribbean dock.

The above is all our complimentary pick up for our local activities. For our offshore ( Blue Hole and Turneffe ) we pick up further North and South.

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DIVING REQUIREMENTS:

Local Reef Diving:

Must have a Junior Open Water Certification or a higher level certification
Must have done a dive within the last year
Divers without logged dives of over 2 years require a mandatory refresher course

Blue Hole Trip:

Must meet requirements stated above
All snorkelers and certified divers are welcome
*Junior Open Water Divers (please see below)

Junior Open Water Divers:

Will be able to snorkel Blue Hole and dive the 2 other sites at Lighthouse Reef
If parents' consent to the Blue Hole, they will be able to go to a maximum depth of approximately 50 feet with a Private Dive Master (separate fee)

Open Water Divers:

Must have proof of logged dives within 6 months

Advanced Open Water Divers & Higher Level Certifications:

Must have proof of logged dives within a year