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Belize has hundreds of islands that dot its coastline and many of them are underrated spots that are great destinations for scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, fishing and beach combing. Here are some private islands in Belize that remain untapped by the masses.
If you find beach resorts too crowded and need a respite from chattering heads, sand-kicking kids and vast expanses of humanity, a private island located just nine miles off south-central Belizeshould suit your fancy. Specifically, Thatch Caye Resort. This private island may be small, but here you can find everything you desire for a memorable stay on this 11-acre paradise, including peace and quiet.
Water Foot Caye
Water Foot Caye is a 3 acre private island that is just 8 miles away from Dangriga Town in Stann Creek District. The island is home to the famous Yok Ha Belize Resort and is a perfect base to go fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, and sailing.
Visit www.yokahabelizeresort.com for more information on visiting Water Foot Caye.
South Water Caye
South Water Caye is one of the most beautiful and exclusive islands in Belize and is the off- the- beaten spot for reef diving and snorkeling in a tropical setting.
The resort is home to Blue Marlin Beach Resort which offers sea and reef adventures that are literally just a few steps from your room.
Visit www.bluemarlinlodge for more information on visiting South Water Caye.
Tobacco Caye sits on top of the Belize Barrier Reef and is a favorite island for young travelers who are into snorkeling and diving. The island is on the northern tip of the South Water Caye Marine Reserve and is home to Tobacco Caye Lodge which offers comfortable accommodations and great food in the island.
Visit http://www.tclodgebelize.com/ for more information on visiting Tobacco Caye.
St. George’s Caye‘
St. George’s Caye is not only a national landmark but also home to the luxurious St. George’s Caye Resort. The island is a perfect destination for reef diving and snorkeling.
The island is about 20 minutes from Belize City.
Visit http://www.belizeislandparadise.com/ for more information about visiting St. George’s Caye.
Silk Caye is one of the most beautiful and secluded islands in Belize and is only 40 kilometers off the coast of Placencia Village.
The caye is perfect for diving and snorkeling.
Visit https://www.travelbelize.org/the-snorkeling-adventure-silk-caye for more information on this beautiful caye.