Be Pampered in Paradise
Turneffe Flats has long been recognized as one of Belize's premier saltwater fly fishing, SCUBA diving and marine ecotourism destinations. Located on the Turneffe Atoll, the largest and most diverse coral atoll in the Caribbean, we specialize in superior service for a limited number of guests.
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We are ideally located to enjoy all of Turneffe's 250 square miles of expansive flats, coral reef and remarkably rich marine habitat.
For nearly three decades has been known as one of the Caribbean's
finest saltwater fly fishing destinations. The diversity of our saltwater flats fishing
sets us apart from other destinations and the opportunity to catch bonefish, permit
and tarpon on a given day makes Turneffe Flats one of the rare spots to pursue a
"Flats Grand Slam".
Although the spin fishing at Turneffe is exceptional, we are primarily a fly fishing destination. We are privileged to have a large repeat customer base with anglers from the finest fly shops and outfitters around the world making Turneffe Flats their annual saltwater fly-
Bonefishing has been the mainstay of our fishing for decades with Turneffe Atoll's miles of crystal clear, wadeable flats. While wading Turneffe's extensive turtle grass flats, you will sight-
Increasing numbers of saltwater anglers have developed a serious interest in permit fishing. Turneffe Flats is one of a select group of saltwater destinations where you can regularly experience the excitement of flats fishing for tailing permit. Good permit fishing is available throughout the year.
Because tarpon are migratory, they are, by nature, seasonal. Although some tarpon are around throughout the year, our prime season generally begins in mid-
Belize SCUBA Diving
The atolls of Belize are consistently rated amongst the world's best dive destinations. With pristine coral reefs, abundant marine life and warm Caribbean seas, it's easy to see why.
Turneffe Flats is ideally located to take advantage of Belize's best diving, and three dives per day including a weekly night dive are standard for us. We are ideally located to access Lighthouse Reef Atoll and the famous Blue Hole. Weather permitting, our weekly dive package includes a trip to Lighthouse to dive the Blue Hole, Half Moon Wall and Long Caye.
Small dive groups are our norm (6 to 12 divers) with our excellent Instructors and Dive Masters emphasizing personalized service and maximum flexibility. PADI Dive Instruction is available on-
Atoll Adventure / Marine Eco tours
.... Belize Snorkeling Tours and much more
Because there are so many wonderful things to see and do at Turneffe, we have developed
a diversified marine ecotourism vacation combining our world-
Incredible snorkeling is a mainstay of this package with a wide variety of snorkeling choices. Observe manatees and dolphins in their natural habitats or look for more than 60 bird species identified at Turneffe. This unique program is exciting, educational and fun. Learn the fascinating history of the Turneffe Atoll beginning with the Maya, who fished and traded on the Turneffe Atoll as far back as 400 A.D., to the Pirates of the Caribbean who used Turneffe as a favored hideout. Join a Belizean cooking class or just relax in a hammock under the coconut palms.
Our Atoll Adventure Guides are informative and fun, and our 25 foot boat is at your guides' disposal for full access to the Turneffe Atoll's wonderful marine ecosystem. This is a very flexible and educational package adapted to the desires and abilities of our guests on a day-
Inland (Belize Rainforest)/Island Packages
... the best of both worlds
One consideration when planning a vacation in Belize is seeing as much as possible of this wonderfully diverse country. Turneffe Atoll and Belize's inland rainforest areas offer very different opportunities. To offer the fullest possible experience, we have joined with the two premier inland ecotour resorts in Belize, Chaa Creek and Chan Chich, to offer wonderful combination packages with Turneffe Flats.
Our combination packages will allow you to enjoy Turneffe Flats' water based activities including SCUBA diving, snorkeling, fishing, kayaking, dolphins, manatees, and a variety of other marine eco-
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PO Box 2104, Montauk, NY, 11954
631 668 2019