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What are Some Fun Things to Do on Ambergris Caye?

Posted by Kelly on Aug 18, 2012 8:37:34 PM

One of the leading vacation spots in Central America is Belize, and one of the best spots in Belize to visit is Ambergris Caye. There are many amazing things to do on Ambergris Caye . Vacationers will have lots of fun on this island that has many areas that are unspoiled by the modern way of life.

San Pedro

Among the things to do on Ambergris Caye, many will be found in the island's major town of San Pedro . San Pedro has many of the amenities that Americans and Europeans are used to, such as fabulous restaurants, impressive shopping and lodging with luxurious amenities. San Pedro can also serve as a headquarters from which those on holiday can start out to do many of the other things to do on Ambergris Caye.

Ambergris Caye has over fifty different lodging options, and at least one will meet the expectations of just about anyone. Modern condos and lodges that are reminiscent of the Caribbean are both available for those who visit. The annual Costa Maya Festival takes place in San Pedro. Those who want to check this out would need to verify the annual dates before their visit.


Another of the wonderful things to do on Ambergris Caye would be to move to the island . Central America is increasingly becoming a major destination for North American and European expatriates. Real estate agents are able to work out the details of purchases on the island.

Water Fun on Ambergris Caye

Some of the cool things to do on Ambergris Caye relate to the beach and the natural beauty that are evident just about anywhere on the island. A must-see attraction is the Hol Chan Marine Reserve. At this water paradise, visitors can see many different species of water creatures, and many species that previously left have returned since Hol Chan became a protected reserve.

Ambergris Caye is also the home of the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere. The Belize Barrier Reef is located just a half-mile off the coast of Ambergris Caye and provides a natural breakwater for the island. While visiting these marine attractions, visitors may want to snorkel , and Ambergris Caye is one of the best places to try out this sport in the Caribbean. Boating and deep-sea fishing are also popular activities that people who visit the island will want to check out.

Wildlife on the Island

Those who visit Ambergris Caye will definitely want to investigate some of the impressive wildlife that is evident on the island. Ambergris Caye is one of the leading destinations for bird watchers in Central America. In addition to the many species of birds, the island also has a variety of tropical wildlife to see. Visitors should drive around the island to see as much as they can while visiting.

There are many fun things to do on Ambergris Caye. Visitors will not be disappointed. In addition, Ambergris Caye provides a great starting point for a visit to many of the Mayan archeological sites that are located on the mainland of Belize. Visitors will definitely not get bored while visiting this tropic paradise.

To visit and see for yourself, book a trip to the Exotic Caye Beach Resort today – paradise awaits!



Written by Kelly

Topics: Belize, Things to Do, Ambergris Caye Hotel, Activities at Gran Pacifica