Belize's Blue Hole dive site on the Lighthouse Reef atoll
Aerial view of the Blue Hole dive site in Belize (Courtesy, Belize Tourism Board)

The Blue Hole is one of the best dive sites in Belize. Part of the Lighthouse Reef system, it is a perfectly circular hole 480 feet deep and approximately one quarter mile across.

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Away Travel Expert: Travis Marshall
BeachExpert Rating 5.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Scuba Diving
Easily one of the most famous dive sites in the world, the Blue Hole is a massive, quarter-mile wide sinkhole. Once a cavern, it collapsed leaving a near-perfect circle of fringing reef around its perimeter. The relatively shallow areas outside of

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