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Address: Placencia, Belize

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Great stop when scuba diving the reef

After a morning of fantastic scuba diving you will stop here and have lunch on a private island. A caretaker is on the Caye to keep the Caye looking great.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a morning of fantastic scuba diving you will stop here and have lunch on a private island. A caretaker is on the Caye to keep the Caye looking great.

Thank Ron85541
Springfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This little island is a jewel. Private island with beautifully manicured paths and a lovely beach. We saw a small nurse shark right off the beach. We chartered a snorkeling trip with Mark and he cooked an amazing lobster and conch lunch for us. Idyllic. I heard others talk about their time on Silk Caye and how busy and overcrowded... More 

Thank tippymicrocat
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is a beautiful tiny private island. We chartered a fishing trip with capt Prince Gongora, which included a stop at this island. While there, he cooked an amazing meal with some of our catch.

Thank gcoconutt
Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Pumpkin Caye is a very beautiful and relaxing private island. We enjoyed a fantastic lunch prepared by our guide, Mark. The beach and views are absolutely beautiful.

Thank stacieallan1972
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Quiet, less crowded little island, beautiful and bucolic, perfect for a lunch stop. The view from the outhouse is the best I have ever seen!

Thank solarguy48
Punta Gorda, Belize
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Mark from Cayequest is a great tour guide -very knowledgable and passionate about marine conservation. As an added bonus you get to have lunch on his families private island and feel like a real castaway. For a no crowd individual snorkelling day Mark from Cayequest is the man to go with. Highly recommended

1 Thank MitchnCliffe
Gold Beach, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

This small caye is a privately owned. You must have a guide that has access and there are several. We went with Mark with Cayequestadventures. We had a wonderful lunch prepared by Mark from his catch of the day from the previous snorkel site, lounged on the beach, there is shallow areas for the kids and great snorkeling around the... More 

1 Thank KathyrnR
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

We too stopped her for a lunch break on a Snorkel trip. The weather was a bit rainy and cloudy the day we went. So getting to the island was a bit of an adventure itself. it's a very small secluded island. Small walk path on the island outlined with conch shells..... a gazillion conch shells!! The island has no... More 

Thank Liana Z
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

This great little private island was a stopover place for our snorkeling adventure. There were a couple structures, one which housed the kitchen area and an outhouse (working toilet!). There is also a little sandy beach area. Very pretty, it was a great place for lunch and rest.

Thank sebchicago
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

We went with Mark Leslie cayetours. The only people there were our group of 6 and the caretakers. The water was spectacularly clear, large rays came right up to the shore!,,

3 Thank LoveToXcountry

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