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Need recommendations for Hol Chan Reserve tour

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Need recommendations for Hol Chan Reserve tour

Hi, TA community! Hubby and I will be in Belize in June this year, first time trip. We are spending first 4 nights at Caves Branch lodge before heading to Pelican Reef Villas in AC for a week. I'm seeing lots of Belize travellers recommending to check out Hol Chan Resrve...and my husband and I love snorkelling! I also see there are lots of options for which tour company/guide/group to arrange this through. I would love to get any recommendations from travellers who had a good experience with their tour company, so that I can narrow down who to book this tour through. Thanks in advance for any info you can offer!

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1. Re: Need recommendations for Hol Chan Reserve tour

I would wait and talk to them when I get there to negotiate price and availability.

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2. Re: Need recommendations for Hol Chan Reserve tour

There are so many operators. The bigger ones are Seaduced and Searious. Also, Ecologic Divers does snorkel tours. Lil Alphonse gets rave reviews.

Numerous others.

My biggest question when I book would be the number of people on the tour. I really dislike being packed on a boat, then getting accidentally kicked in the head by someone's fins.

I'd do some Google searches for operators, write and ask how many they take out at a time. Also, their policy on the guides holding the sharks and rays....

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