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Laughing Bird Caye National Park

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Address: Placencia, Belize

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We had an amazing snorkel trip here. I like it better than Silk Cayes. If you can do both go for it. Silk has the turtles n sharks. But Laughing has way better fishies. Enjoy

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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B.C. canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an amazing snorkel trip here. I like it better than Silk Cayes. If you can do both go for it. Silk has the turtles n sharks. But Laughing has way better fishies. Enjoy

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Laughing Bird Caye was the highlight of my trip to Belize. A tiny island surrounded by crystal clear water which is great for snorkeling - you do not even have to get to the deep water to see a lot of fish! It means that even not experienced snorkeler or swimmer can enjoy this trip a lot. One side of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went scuba diving for the first time around Laughing Bird Caye. It is a very small island but beautiful. The care takers do a great job keeping the island clean. As far as diving at Laughing Bird Caye, it was a great first experience. I think the deepest we went was about 35-40ft. I saw mostly... More 

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Milford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice little island great for snorkeling. The caretaker has decorated all of the paths with beautiful pink conch shells.

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Milford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with Splash Dive and had a lunch between dives. There isn't much there. Wife went snorkeling and was not impressed. The dives I had , one in the Canyons and the other along the wall were pretty good but not spectacular. saw some turtles, eels some larger fish , good size nurse shark , a really big lobster.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chartered a boat and went out snorkling. Incredible!! it was our family of four and a honey mooning couple... we had the entire island to ourselves. The snorkling on the calm side of the island was awesome but if you are not a fantastic swimmer, I would avoid the other side. It gets turbulent and the swells are much... More 

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Placencia, Belize
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the trip from Nighwind Tours and our guides Burt and Tipa. Because it's a National Park there is no fishing going on there so many, many fish. You would be amazed at the size of the lobster we saw. The park rangers were very friendly and answered all questions we had. We really enjoyed our trip! I would... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great day exploring both sides of the Caye, beautiful coral gardens. Interesting to see the coral nursery beds and what success they are having re introducing the stock back onto the reef. Hopefully more of this to come throughout the Barrier Reef. Well worth spending the day here. We went out with Go Sea Tours off the dock... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a relatively short boat ride. We went with Go Sea Tours. I dove and others snorkeled. Fun little beautiful island. Do not expect to walk much.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Absolutely Great snorkeling great beaches fun for the entire family, this island was designed for snorkeling

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