The Blue Hole is a full day trip , it comes with  three dives . Three  different dive sites and three snorkeling sites . The day starts out at 8 am , right after breakfast , the dive guides will make preparations from the night before getting all the gear and tanks and lunch and snacks prepared . We will have a briefing on Sunday night before dinner usually at five 5 pm and we will go over who are interested the costs per diver and per snorkeler and the profiles for each dive and snorkel and also what they will see while diving or snorkeling at the sites.
We start out the day after breakfast, it takes about an hour to an hour and a half to get to the lighthouse reef Atoll. We arrive at the first stop which is the world famous Blue Hole . After a general briefing of how the dives and the snorkel will be done, from there we decide on the amount of divers per group and go diving . Then we have the snorkelers get in with a Licensed Tour Guide and go snorkeling . The total dive time is from anywhere from 27 twenty seven minutes to 31 minutes max which includes a safety stop. The snorkelers will be snorkeling for about 40 to 45 minutes , they will snorkel the inside rim of the Blue Hole.
Once this is completed we will then head to the second destination of the day which is Half Moon Caye . This is where they are restrooms and where we will drop of the snorkelers and also the lunch . Once we have completed a 90 minute surface time one hour and a half , we will then get back into the water which is located five [ 5 ] minutes from the island . The name of the dive site is the world famous Half Moon Caye Wall at the Playground . Here we will set a profile of 60 ft for 45 to 55 minutes drift dive if air provides . A multilevel dive , which is the safest type of diving there is . Once all divers are on board we then head back to the island where we will have lunch for about 90 minutes , this is also where we will pay the park entrance fee of [40 us ] forty dollars American per person , also we let the guests walk around and tour the turtle nesting sites and also head to the bird sanctuary , at Half Moon Caye is the home of the Red Footed Booby Birds.
Once all guests are on board we head to our third stop of the day which is located about [ 15 ] fifteen minutes from the island . The name of the third stop is a island of Long Caye however we do not stop on the island we stop at the dive site in front of the island which is right above the reef or wall , the name of the site is the Aquarium . There is where the snorkelers get in and snorkel for another [45 ] forty five minutes and the divers go diving there on the wall for another [45 ] to  forty five to fifty five minutes another multilevel drift dive , we will set a profile there of maximum depth [ 50 ] fifty feet .
Once all guests are back on board we start heading back to the resort . On board the boat we will have purified drinking water sodas and we will have drinks for sale for non divers and divers after they finished diving the last dive . They do not have to bring cash with them everything will be charged to their rooms . However there is a booby gift shop on the Island of Half Moon Caye if they want to purchase any souvenirs they must take cash . On board we carry Oxygen Unit and first Aid Kit as well and all the tanks for three dives . Every diver that wants to dive the Blue Hole must be Advanced open Water or deep Diver Certified. But if they want to go and don't have the requirements needed they can snorkel the Blue Hole and do the next two dives.
Bookings through March 31st, 2019 - $1000 Deposit holds your spot
April 1st thru July 31st 2019 - Deposit is 1/2 cost of trip due upon booking, fully refundable for any reason until July 31st, 2019. For those with deposits already placed, 1/2 cost of the trip minus your $1000 deposit is due.
August 1st, 2019 - All deposits and payments made up to this point are non-refundable and the full amount of the trip is due to reserve a spot. (Trip Insurance!)
August 1st, 2019 and later - Full cost due for new bookings, remaining balance due for those with deposits. No refunds (full bookings or previous deposits) after this date. (Trip Insurance!)
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22 miles from the world-famous Great Blue Hole!
Stay just minutes away from some of the world’s best dive sites. Enjoy luxurious living while on vacation at one of Belize Dive Haven’s 96 air conditioned residences with penthouse suites available. Spend your days swimming the world’s largest living reef or enjoy two enormous swimming pools with a walk/swim-up bar. Refresh your diving skills with PADI dive training and continuing education classes on site. With the long stretch of barrier reef in one location, explore a new dive site everyday and forget the outside world as you swim among the 600 species of fish and aquatic life.
Belize! - October 12th-19th 2019
Non Diver - $1874 Per person
Price includes roundtrip airfare out of BWI, and accommodations.
Southern Maryland Divers, llc
Diver - $2495 Per person
Price based on double occupancy includes roundtrip airfare out of BWI, accommodations, and diving.
**Blue hole dive excursion day available for extra charge - see below**
*Diver single supplement, add $400*
Deposit / Payment Schedule
We will be departing BWI (Baltimore Washington International) Airport on Saturday October 12th and returning on Saturday October 19th.
Fall in love with the beauty and mystery of the ocean by visiting Belize Dive Haven. Belize is home to the world’s largest living reef and it offers diving locations that are suited for a wide range of skill levels, whether you’re interested in a shallow dip or a challenging exploration in the Great Blue Hole’s over 400-feet deep large submarine sink hole that has attracted expert divers from around the world.
Very few people have explored Belize’s 300-kilometre reef and with the vast dive sites it offers, you could visit a new location every day. Scuba diving is a great group adventure, but appreciate Mother Nature at its finest in an undisturbed adventure where the excitement of exploring a world you’ve never seen before is matched with the quiet and calm you experience underwater. It’s the perfect getaway and it serves as the antidote you need to refuel before heading back to the real world.
**Roundtrip Airfare Included!**
- 7 Nights Deluxe Accommodations
- 3 Meals Daily
- 17 Boat Dives (Valet Diving)
- Roundtrip boat transfers from Belize City
- Resort Amenities
- Hotel Tax
- ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE FROM BWI
- Blue Hole dive excursion available for extra charge
Belize Dive Haven is located in the pristine Turneffe Atoll, just 30 kilometers off shore from Belize City. As part of the Belize Barrier Reef, the Atoll consists of creeks, lagoons, mangrove islands and cayes. It is home to over 500 species of fish, 65 different species of stony corals as well as birds, turtles, manatees and dolphins.
Belize Dive Haven is located on 47-acres of breathtakingly beautiful and private land within the Tuneffe Atoll. Nestled between palm trees and the Caribbean Sea, we provide the perfect getaway for couples, individuals or groups.
Memorable views of paradise await you in Belize. It doesn’t get much better than this.
- Balcony with a view of the Caribbean Sea
- Single King bed or two queen beds
- Air conditioning and ceiling fan
- In-room refrigerator and safe
- Television and wi-fi
Anything additional you need is only a phone call away to our 24/7 concierge service.