Feeling Adventurous? 7 Fun Aqua Adventures in Belize with Ray Caye

by Vivian Roe
fishing with Ray Caye

Feeling adventurous? This private island located 18 miles east of Placencia, are sharing their top 7 activities to try when with them! From diving the Belize Barrier Reef to hunting lionfish, this private island resort offers activities suited for every adventurer.

Ray Caye’s Top 7 Adventures

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Dive into adventure! Photo by Ray Caye Island Resort

Scuba Dive

Scuba dive the Belize Barrier Reef at surrounding sites including the North Wall, White Hole and Turtle Canyons inside Gladden Split and the Silk Caye Marines Reserve. 1,2 & 3 tank dives are available. For the brave, you can also take part in night dives and wreck dives.

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A beautiful approach to the Silk Cayes in Southern Belize. Photo by Duarte Dellarole


Snorkel with our local sea turtles ‘Uncle Jack and ‘Crush’ and their friends the nurse sharks, spotted eagle rays and sting rays.

underwater Ray Caye snorkel

Photo via Duarte Dellarole

Visit Monkey River

Bird-watching, crocodile sightings, botanical hikes and of course howler monkeys are all on the agenda for this wild day out!

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Manatee spotting at Monkey River. © Duarte Dellarole

Learn to Sail

Ever wanted to learn to sail? Here is your chance! Learn all the basics with the friendly and knowledgeable team on site! And spend your remaining days blissfully practicing on the surrounding waters.

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Photo courtesy Ray Caye

Go Fishing

Spin casting, trolling, bottom fishing and fly fishing are all adventures readily available at Ray Caye. What type of catch will you have a go at?

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Photo by Duarte Dellarole at Ray Caye Island Resort

Get Certified

This is one for the bucket list. Get PADI certified at Ray Caye. The on-site dive shop offer a full range of certifications from beginners to advanced.

Ray Caye diving certification belize PADI

Photo courtesy Duarte Dellarole

Hunt Lionfish

Ray Caye have been on the forefront of the mission to eradicate these predators and protect the reef. Take part in the mission and learn to catch these creatures surrounding the island. Even better, enjoy your catch of the day for at the aptly named Lion Fish Grill.


Photo by Duarte Dellarole

Experience Ray Caye Virtually

For those longing for a bit of escapism (and to see where you will rest your head after a day of adventure) you can also experience Ray Caye virtually! Take a tour of the island and all it has to offer to truly inspire the wanderlust in you and get inspiration for your 2021 Belize vacation.

Check out more virtual tours of Ray Caye here.

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