Amigos Del Mar - Scuba Diving, Snorkeling, Charters, Certification Classes



Snorkeling sites offer a variety of marine life along with colorful corals. We offer several different snorkeling trips on a daily basis.

Snorkeling sites offer a variety of marine life along with colorful corals. We offer several different snorkeling trips on a daily basis.

Half Day of Snorkeling Full Day of Snorkeling

Experience Belize

Experience the excitement of Snorkeling in Ambergris Caye, one of the most beautiful places to explore in the Caribbean. Amigos del Mar San Pedro Belize dive shop features its own full service, SSI and SDI dive center specializing in daily diving experiences, SCUBA instruction and certification, and snorkeling for the island of Ambergris Caye. Dive masters are experts on local sealife and look forward to creating the perfect SCUBA diving and snorkeling adventures for Belize island guests.

Full Day of Snorkeling

We have daily runs at 9:00am to 4:00pm for an all day trip to Caye Caulker and from 6:00am to 5pm

Snorkeling at the Blue Hole in Belize, Carribean Sea

Blue Hole Snorkeling

Blue Hole, Half Moon Caye and Long Caye Aquarium




With lunch at World Heritage Site Half Moon Caye home to the nesting Red Footed Booby bird.

The Blue Hole was made famous by Jacques Cousteau's exploration in 1971 of which he declared it one of the top ten scuba diving sites in the world. In 2012 Discovery Channel ranked the Great Blue Hole as number one on its list of "The 10 Most Amazing Places on Earth" Requires 10 people to confirm the trip.

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 us 3-site snorkel full day trip and it takes approximately 2 to 2.5 hours to get there.

  • The first site is the Blue Hole where snorkelers will snorkel part of the circumference.
  • We also do two other sites namely Half Moon Caye and
  • the Long Caye Wall also known as The Aquarium as the third site.

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)

Complimentary Pick Up: via boat between 5:15 to 5:30am depending on where you are staying

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: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Snorkeling at the Caye Caulker in Belize, Carribean Sea

Caye Caulker Snorkeling

Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Shark Ray Alley, Coral Gardens and Manatee Watch



Snorkeling Beach BBQ in Belize, Carribean Sea

Snorkeling Beach BBQ

Up to 4 persons. (Can also do fishing.)




Half Day Snorkeling

We also have quick trips of 2-1/2 hours twice a day, first at 9:00am and then at 2:00pm to Mexico Rocks or Hol Chan Marine Reserve & Shark Ray Alley.

Amigos del Mar Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley Snorkeling

Hol Chan Marine Reserve & Shark Alley Snorkeling

Hol Chan is must see full of marine life!




Boat Ride: 5-10 Minutes (approx.)

Duration: 2 1/2 hours (approx.)

Food: ......................

Departure Times: 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM

Snorkeling at Mexico Rocks in Belize

Mexico Rocks

Hol Chan is must see full of marine life!




Boat Ride: 5-10 Minutes (approx.)

Duration: 2 1/2 hours (approx.)

Food: ......................

Departure Times: 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM


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

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


All Rates are in USD and 12.5% Government Sales Tax (GST). Park fees and equipment are additional.

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.


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.



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