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Lil Alphonse Snorkeling

#1 of 78 Tours in San Pedro Features Animals
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-3136
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Best snorkeling trip EVER!

Alphonse picked us up at our dock and the fun began. We went to Hol Chan and Shark Ray Alley. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Teresa S
Strasbourg, France
Great snorkeling trips!

We went out with Lil Alphonse Snorkeling two times during our stay in San Pedro. First time was at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nana E
via mobile
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 226-3136
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Alphonse picked us up at our dock and the fun began. We went to Hol Chan and Shark Ray Alley. We saw turtles, pufferfish, eagle rays and a multitude of fish varieties and Alphonse was able to give us details on almost all of them....More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went out with Lil Alphonse Snorkeling two times during our stay in San Pedro. First time was at Hol Chan Marine Reserve+Shark Ray Alley. The second time was at Mexico Rocks. Alphonse and his guide was great guides and explained a lot about the...More

3  Thank Nana E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very knowledgeable and friendly guide.For a fun day at the reefs you can't book a better trip.He took the time to go over things to make your day go smoother.Good for a beginner or experienced snorkeler.They went on the water with the group and pointed...More

3  Thank JPRaider
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Our snorkeling outing to Hol Chan with Alphonse was the highlight of the trip. Alphonse knows these waters and all the creatures in them. I was nervous about putting on the mask and he handled my anxiety like a pro and then showed me all...More

1  Thank KSanders197
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the half day trip, booked through our resort, to Hol Chan and Shark Ray Alley. We had done a day trip through a different company the day before, so this created a great opportunity to compare - and there was no comparison!...More

2  Thank Jekela
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and two teenaged daughters went on a morning tour of Hol Chan and Shark/Ray Alley and the 5 star reviews for Lil Alphonse are not overstated. Just like booking your ATM Cave tour in the Cayo District with Ben Cruz (if you can...More

1  Thank Matt C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Overall great experience! It is hard to find someone that truly loves their job, but you can tell that he does. He is really passionate about giving people a great snorkeling experience. Very knowledgeable about the coral and all the fish. Easy to book the...More

Thank Zach Z
Reviewed 24 May 2017

He is the best! I have been out snorkeling with a few other companies over the years and Lil Alphonse is just wonderful and stands out above the rest. He is passionate about what he does which makes the snorkeling experience that much more enjoyable....More

Thank Robinlovetotravel
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Snorkeling with Lil Alphonse tours is an experience you will not forget. This is a MUST when in Belize. The owner himself is a very charismatic guy who makes you laugh during the whole trip. His love for his island and marine creatures can be...More

1  Thank Rajiv N
Reviewed 12 May 2017

They picked us up at the dock near our villa, which saved us a 3/4 mile hike into town. The snorkeling was great and Alfonso was educational. My wife had difficulty negotiating the ladder back into the boat. Help was of course provided, but she...More

Thank HalfWeekTripper
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Dianne H
17 January 2017|
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Response from ann c | Reviewed this property |
You should call or email him directly to book via his contact info on his website. This company is a two men operation. It should be $40 or $45 usd if book directly through him. Small boat, Small group, best fitting... More
Sashur H
23 June 2016|
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Response from CC5280 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The groups are pretty small. The smallest of the 3 tours we did was just 3 people and the largest was 7 people. 3 hours was the average. You probably wouldn't get sea sick doing Hol Chan, shark Ray alley, Mexico rocks or... More
17 July 2015|
Response from PattyCanada | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, it is best to contact him directly at 501-226-3136 or email him. This site won't allow to put his email on but it is on trip adviser but instead of yahoo it is gmail