Turneffe Flats is located on the Turneffe Atoll. An atoll is a ring-shaped coral reef that includes a coral rim that encircles a lagoon either partially or completely, and the Turneff Atoll has the distinction of being the biggest and most diverse in the Caribbean.
This tropical location offers an uncrowded beach destination for nature lovers and fishermen, alike.
Fishing Turneffe Flats
Turneffe Flats boasts 250 square miles of expansive flats, coral reef and rich marine habitat. It’s long been recognized as one of Belize’s premier saltwater fly fishing destinations. The diversity of marine life offers the opportunity to catch bonefish, permit, and tarpon. This unique location even offers the chance for a “Flats Grand Slam” if you catch all three on the same day.
Snorkeling and SCUBA Diving
The Turneffe Atoll is a diver’s dream come true. It’s the largest, most diverse coral atoll in the Caribbean, and the Turneffe Flats Lodge specializes in superior service for a limited number of guests including a variety of activity packages.
For instance, snorkeling packages allow the rare opportunity to observe manatees and dolphins in their natural habitat. Diving packages also emphasize personalized service for a limited number of divers, with groups usually limited to 12 or less. Within an hour’s boat ride, divers have access to more than 160 dive sites around the Turneffe Atoll.
This exceptional destination offers a full range of water-based activities. Combination packages provide opportunities for fishing, kayaking, SCUBA diving, snorkeling, and a variety of other marine eco-adventures.
There’s nothing like a jungle walk, river canoeing, caving or exploring Belieze’s Mayan ruins. If you have more time, take advantage of an Inland Belize Rainforest package, too. It offers an entirely different experience.
The Turneffe Flats Lodge is located on 25 acres of manicured grounds on the Northeastern side of the Turneffe Atoll on a private point. Guests enjoy an affinity pool, white sand beach, and wadeable bonefish flats right outside the door.
Turneffe Flats offers a touch of paradise you’ll never forget.
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