Belize Island Activities
Coco Plum Cay provides a spectacular location from which to access thrilling snorkeling opportunities. You can easily kayak to many of these sites. You can also take boat tours to nearby patch reefs, mangrove habitats, underwater caves, and the Southern Barrier Reef.
The longest unbroken barrier reef (the Belize Barrier Reef) in the world is located only minutes away and offers some of the world's finest diving. The nearby coral atolls of Glovers contain outstanding and untouched dive areas. You do not want to miss Shark's Cave, it is an awesome sight! More info on dive sites can be found here.
A La Carte Dive Rates. Minimum of 2 divers:
- $120 per person for 2-tank local dive
- $25 per person for dive gear rental per day (BC and regulator)
The following dives are three-tank dives and have a 6 person minimum*:
- Glovers’ Reef $270
- Whale shark $270
- Blue Hole $300
*All divers must be certified and need to present current dive card in order to dive. Please let us know at the time of reserving your cabana that you would like to dive. All dives are weather permitting. Minimum of 6 divers.
Coco Plum Island offers many spots that are great for swimming in the cool Caribbean waters.
You can fly-fish for Bonefish and Permit on the nearby flats. You can cast or troll for Barracuda, Mackerel, Wahoo, Tarpon and Grouper in the cuts along the reef. Your fishing possibilities here are endless and good fishing is available year-round.
You can also choose to add guided fishing tours to your package.
Guided a La Carte Fishing tours are as follows:
- $175 boat for 2 hours of drop fishing and 2 hours of trolling (1-2 anglers)
- $225 boat for ½-day trolling (1-2 anglers)
- $350 boat for full day trolling (1-2 anglers)
- $350 boat for 1 full day of fly fishing (1-2 anglers reservations made at least 2 days in advance)
Birding at nearby Man-O-War Caye
Located just 1/2 mile from Coco Plum Caye, Man-O-War Caye is a designated bird sanctuary. It is home to a variety of indigenous bird species, including Pelicans, Brown Booby birds, and Magnificent Frigate birds that soar in great numbers above the island.
Kayaking, Stand up Paddle Boarding, Hobie Cat Sailing
The calm, clear waters surrounding the island are ideal for all levels of water sports enthusiasts. Paddle or sail around the island or, to nearby Man-O-War Caye. Do a little island hopping, as there are several islands within a short distance from the Caye. For more experienced athletes, visit the Barrier Reef, which is about four miles away. Watch for playful dolphins and manatees which are often sighted in our local waters. Water sports equipment is complimentary for guests of Coco Plum Island Resort. We also offer a Hobie Cat instructional course for an additional fee.
Contact us today to learn more about our Belize island activities