Belize’s Blue Hole Named Top Wonder in the World

great-blue-hole-belize has listed the great blue hole of Belize as one of the top wonders to explore in the world. The blue hole was among a collection of 19 other best underwater attractions in an article entitled “Top 20 wonders of the underwater world”.

“Charles Darwin described it as “the most remarkable reef in the West Indies,” a statement that still rings true today. Forming part of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, this underwater World Heritage Site is home to a cornucopia of marine life, including 500 species of fish and 106 species of coral. The jewel in its crown, though, is the Great Blue Hole, a large submarine sinkhole that attracts divers and snorkelers from around the world”, asserts the article which was published on the travel section of

See also: What It’s Really Like To Dive The Great Blue Hole

At Chabil Mar we offer a 4 to 7 night’s scuba diving package that entails diving the great blue says Larry France, Marketing Manager of Chabil Mar, the guest exclusive resort of Placencia in Southern Belize. The package also includes diving Glovers Reef, the world renowned atoll as well as a plethora of jungle or maya ruins tours says France.

See also: 5 Beautiful Photos of the Great Blue Hole

Rated as one of the top attractions in Belize, the great blue hole is a stunning jewel set in a ring of corals that measures 1000 feet across and 412 feet deep. It is believed to be the world’s largest blue hole and it is a rich habitat for a variety of marine life like nurse sharks, reef sharks, black tip sharks and even giant groupers.

See also: Skydiving the Great Blue Hole of Belize

For more information about the traveling to Belize or diving the great blue, feel free to chat with our Concierge at: or contact our Reservations Manager at: Or perhaps you would like to call toll free from the US or Canada: 1-866-417-2377.


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