Belize Scuba Diving and Snorkeling with Seahorse Dive Shop

Seahorse Dive Shop is a fully equipped dive shop located in the heart of Placencia Village. The shop is owned and operated by Brian Young. Brian has many years of training experience and many, many years of diving experience. He was one of Placencia first dive masters and instructors. Prior to opening his dive shop, Brian was a native fisherman and skin diver. He knows the reef as only someone who has made a living from the sea can.

Here at Seahorse Dive Shop we offer the best of Belize Scuba Diving and Snorkeling to the southern reefs of Belize and the atolls. We also offer Dive instructions Courses, fishing excursions, adventure tours to the interior, as well a Belize Diving and Vacation Packages.

Whale Shark Diving and Snorkeling

Belize Whale shark Diving and SnorkelingDiving and Snorkeling with Whale sharks are one of our specialties, make sure to book it today. We have been featured on CNN and National Geographic diving with these amazing creatures and most recently we where even mention the in January/February 2012 issue of Playboy Magazine as one of the best shark dive to do in Spring.

In the months of March, April, May, and June after the full moon whale sharks are observed at the Gladden Split Area by divers and snorkelers. This species, despite its enormous size, does not pose any significant danger to humans.

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Now Featuring Trips to the Great Blue Hole From Placencia

Dive The Belize Blue HoleThe Great Blue Hole is the largest ocean sinkhole in the world. Made famous by Cousteau/Calypso investigation in the 1970’s, it is the only blue hole that can be plainly seen from outer space.

The Blue Hole is about a 3 hours boat ride from Placencia, which is about the same as from San Pedro, Ambergris Caye.

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Scuba Diving vs Snorkeling – A Quick Comparison Guide

If you’re travelling to Belize and new to underwater sports, it can be challenging to decide whether scuba diving or snorkeling is the activity that suits them best. To help decide, Raffles Praslin has created an infographic piece that aims to compare scuba diving with snorkeling.  The infographic looks at the history behind the two activities …

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Whale Shark Rescue

Divers Free Distress Whale Shark

About 250 miles south of Baja, Mexico divers cut free a whale shark that was entangle in a rope. It looks like the rope has been there for years because it even had barnacles growing on it and cut deeply in to the flesh of the whale shark. After the whale shark was freed it …

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