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What It's Really Like To Dive The Great Blue Hole

By Ilya Rosado on July 18, 2016 in Ambergris Caye , Belize City , Caye Caulker , Diving in Belize , Things to Do & See

The Blue Hole is one of Belize's most popular dive sites and is located...

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The Great Blue Hole is a large underwater sinkhole off of the coast of Belize. It lies near the center of Lighthouse Reef atoll about 65 miles from Placencia.

It was formed as a limestone cave system during the last ice age when sea levels were...

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Great Blue Hole – Belize City, Belize - Atlas Obscura

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Circular in shape and characterized by its rich, blue color, it is over 300 meters (984 ft) across and 125 meters (410 ft) deep. It lies in the center of an atoll called Lighthouse Reef, where an island of coral encircles the shallow, light turquoise-colored waters of a lagoon. Water levels there are so shallow that parts of the ring surrounding the dark blue sinkhole are even known to crest the surface at low tide.

The sinkhole originally formed as a limestone cave during the last glacial period, a time when sea levels were much lower. As the...

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Great Blue Hole – A Diver's Paradise: The Largest ...

Located next to Lighthouse Reef, about 70 kilometres off the coast of Belize, the Great Blue Hole is part of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996.

Originally the Blue Hole was a limestone cave that started to form about 150,000 years ago.

Great Blue Hole from above via JohnBullas

Gradually the water level rose as the glacial period ended and the caves were flooded and its roof collapsed, thus forming this unique hole.

The hole was made popular by French explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau who declared it "one of the top ten dive sites...

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Every Saturday at 6 pm, the beautiful BELIZE AGGRESSOR IV[TM] casts off from the Radisson Ft. George dock, located in the heart of downtown Belize City for a week of hassle-free diving to Lighthouse Reef, Half Moon Cay and the famous Blue Hole. The mystical Blue Hole, a collapsed freshwater cave system is approximately�1000 feet across and over 400 feet deep. The Blue Hole was made famous by...

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ABOUT THE BLUE HOLE

The Great Blue Hole is a large submarine sinkhole off the coast of Belize. It lies near the center of Lighthouse Reef, a small atoll 70 kilometers from the mainland and Belize City. The hole is circular in shape, over 300 meters across and...

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The cayes, the offshore atolls and the barrier reef are one of the main attractions of Belize. The barrier reef, which is 185 miles long, is the longest in the Western Hemisphere. The cayes (pronounced keys) are islands that are located between the mainland and the barrier reef.

Although the mangrove cayes are normally uninhabitable by humans, they do...

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