South Water Caye Marine Reserve

Category
Attraction
Type of Attraction
Barrier Reef, Marine Reserve
District/Region
Near Hopkins
Description
Highlights
  • Largest Marine Reserve in Belize
  • Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System World Heritage Site
  • Coral Reef
  • Mangroves
  • Marine Life
  • Snorkeling

About Location
South Water Caye Marine Reserve is located approximately 15 miles southeast of Dangriga town. It is the largest Marine Reserve in Belize, covering an area of 117,878 acres. The South Water Caye Marine Reserve is an important part of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System World Heritage Site. The reserve includes a mosaic of coastal and marine habitats including rare littoral forests, mangroves, seagrass beds, and a diversity of coral reef types.
 
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Available Listings
$
85
/ Person
$
360
/ Group
Departs From:
Hopkins
Take a relaxing 30-minute ride out to the South Water Marine Reserve where you will be visiting some of Southern Belize Island.... more

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$
350
-
$
500
/ Group
Departs From:
Hopkins
Hunt Permit, Tarpon, and Bonefish in one of the world’s finest fisheries. We travel east from Hopkins Village to the famous “pancake” flats of Southern Belize. There ... moreyou will be on the lookout for tails of feeding Permit, schools of cruising Bonefish and pods of rolling tarpon as you hunt these incredible sportfish with a fly rod in hand!

Departure times are based on tides. We will call you the day before your trip to assure you fish during the best tides and weather available.

$
1,000
/ Person
Grand Slam Fishing Package - Price is for 1-2 persons If you’re looking for your next big fishing story, dinner, or the Grand Slam of fishing, you’ll find it here in Belize, We are ... morethe perfect base for your Belize fishing vacation!
Belize’s southern barrier reef is crystal clear and one of the best destination for flats fishing. The shallow waters are home to lots of flats perfect for playing catch and release with the elusive permit, bonefish, and tarpon.

Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will transport you to calm turquoise water about 35 minutes away around South Water Caye and it features a large seagrass lagoon, teeming with coral shoals and pristine flats. Whether you are an avid, intermediate, or novice fisherman, our local guide is ready to take you on the trip of a lifetime where they can be as hands-on or as relaxed as you need.

Huge schools of bonefish spread out over the lagoon. Tailing these large bonefish schools will provide hours of fly rod action at your own pace.

When the tide is just right, your guide will take you to cast on neighboring mangrove flats, home to permit up to ten pounds in size. Try your hand at snook and tarpon. Tarpon often reaches 75 pounds in the inner channel of southern Belize.
$
75
/ Person
Departs From:
Dangriga
In this tour, you'll get to visit two islands, South Water Caye and Bird Island. You will also get the opportunity to snorkel in Belize's Barrier Reef and swim with the manatees.
$
150
-
$
200
/ Person
Departs From:
Hopkins
Our friendly and knowledgeable guides will transport you to calm turquoise water about 35 minutes away around South Water Caye and it features a large seagrass lagoon, teeming with ... morecoral shoals and pristine flats. Whether you are an avid, intermediate, or novice fisherman, our local guide is ready to take you on the trip of a lifetime where they can be as hands-on or as relaxed as you need.

Huge schools of bonefish spread out over the lagoon. Tailing these large bonefish schools will provide hours of fly rod action at your own pace.

When the tide is just right, your guide will take you to cast on neighboring mangrove flats, home to permit up to ten pounds in size. Try your hand at snook and tarpon. Tarpon often reaches 75 pounds in the inner channel of southern Belize.
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Little Caye with many things to do!
The crystal clear water, views and food made this one of my favorite places in Belize! You are guaranteed to have a great day here. :) Be sure to book online prior to your trip.
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