Belize is listed on PADI’s top 10 best diving and snorkeling destinations. Home to the world’s second largest living barrier reef, Belize offers an extraordinary diving experience for all snorkelers and divers. One of the most popular diving and snorkeling sites in Belize is the Hol Chan Marine Reserve.
What is Hol Chan Marine Reserve?
Hol Chan Marine Reserve is notably one of the top places to get the best snorkeling experience in Belize. It was established in 1987 and is a habitat to over 500 species of fishes, corals, and marine mammals such as sea turtles, nurse sharks and stingrays. “Hol Chan” is Mayan for “little channel.”