Belize has become one of the premiere diving destinations in the world, and topping the list of dive sites is the magnificent Blue Hole. A feature attraction of Diving in Belize, Especially for divers with a appreciation of geographical phenomena, is the opportunity to explore the famed Blue Hole. Part of the Lighthouse Reef System, it lies approximately 60 miles off the mainland out of Belize City. While thousands of divers have explored the walls and crevices of this mysterious geographical formation, not one had documented reaching the bottom, until now.
Most of the divers who visit Belize are keen to add this exciting dive site to their list of conquests.When they understand what the hole is and how it was formed, it makes the dive all the more exciting.