GREAT BLUE HOLE – BELIZE

Great Blue Hole is actually a natural phenomenon of vertical caves, and in this case extends below the sea surface. The hole is located within the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve. Popular explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau made it famous in the early 70’s when he declared it one of the top 10 diving spots in the world. Depth is 125 meters.

Photo credit: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

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