Scuba diving in Cypress Canyons

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Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 49.2 ft
Maximum: 108.24 ft
Current
Light
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft

At Cypress Canyons, spur reefs go down to the seabed, and there are rather narrow canyons that stretch across the reef line. Cypress Canyons is perfect for all types of scuba divers. This site has a sensational variety of colors. Macro photographers will enjoy this site.

When to go

Scuba diving at Cypress Canyons is available all year long. The average sea temperature is 24-28C/75-83F.

What to see

Throughout the dive, divers can see many assorted types of reef fish and tropical fish, crabs, lobsters, tons of micro life, eels, barracudas, sharks, and mushroom corals. Divers can discover the a magnificent variety of sponges, crinoids, and swinging corals.


Reachable from

San Pedro

Liveaboards with trips to Cypress Canyons

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • San Pedro Ambergris Divers Belize

    Single Dive at Belize Barrier Reef

    1 tank dive trip at Belize Barrier Reef. You don’t have to go far from the island to experience the brilliant underwater beauty of the Caribbean. You just have to know where to go. Only a short 5-10 minute cruise from the Ambergris Divers dock takes you to multiple dive sites just beyond the reef crest, sites closely held by our local experts. On this tour, you will experience depths of 60-80 feet, starting off a 40 foot gorgonian plain into a vivid terrain of fleshy boulder and pillar coral formations, amongst waving sea fans, sea rods and impressive sponges. Glide over the spur and groove canyon formations while watching busily scurrying fish and trying to spot the more elusive marine species. Hanging around typically in these areas are large groupers, nurse sharks, gliding eagle rays and turtles. The Ambergris Divers team will share with you local secrets to the most stimulating and memorable dive spots around the island. Perfect for beginners. Schedule: Morning trips: 9am to 10:30am or 11am to 12:30pm; Afternoon trip: 2pm to 3:30pm or 4pm to 5:30pm (upon availability).
  • San Pedro Ambergris Divers Belize (Banana Beach Resort)

    Single Dive at Belize Barrier Reef

    1 tank dive trip at Belize Barrier Reef. You don’t have to go far from the island to experience the brilliant underwater beauty of the Caribbean. You just have to know where to go. Only a short 5-10 minute cruise from the Ambergris Divers dock takes you to multiple dive sites just beyond the reef crest, sites closely held by our local experts. On this tour, you will experience depths of 60-80 feet, starting off a 40 foot gorgonian plain into a vivid terrain of fleshy boulder and pillar coral formations, amongst waving sea fans, sea rods and impressive sponges. Glide over the spur and groove canyon formations while watching busily scurrying fish and trying to spot the more elusive marine species. Hanging around typically in these areas are large groupers, nurse sharks, gliding eagle rays and turtles. The Ambergris Divers team will share with you local secrets to the most stimulating and memorable dive spots around the island. Perfect for beginners. Schedule: Morning trips: 9am to 10:30am or 11am to 12:30pm; Afternoon trip: 2pm to 3:30pm or 4pm to 5:30pm (upon availability).

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