The southern coast of Belize is still relatively undiscovered,
and we have sought out the hidden gems that make the most of the
Offshore, most of the best dive sites are an hour or so away by
the fast comfortable boats and consequently are really day trips.
Laughing Bird Cay, a submerged atoll, is half that distance, and
used for shorter trips and night dives. It is home to two rare
toadfish, endemic to Belize, and some inquisitive lemon and nurse
Further inland, the area contains some extremely well preserved
rainforest and National Parks, such as the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife
Sanctuary which is home to rare species such as the red eye tree
frog, and was created specifically for the elusive jaguar. In
addition, many of the towns in this area have a strong Garifuna
community and tours can be arranged.