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    Greatest natural wonders of the world to remind you how wonderful Planet Earth truly is * Aerial view of the Great Blue Hole, Belize, Central America. This natural wonder is located off the coast of Belize, and is widely known as a diver's paradise. The hole originated as a limestone cave that began to form some 150,000 years ago. The deepest point of the Blue Hole is at 406 feet, and it is shaped as almost a perfect circle. Photo credit: Greg Johnston via Getty Images

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Great Blue Hole, Belize | This 1,000-foot wide hole is a sinkhole in the ocean. Geologists believe that a cave system collapsed 10,000 years ago. The dark hole descends 412 feet!

The Great Blue Hole is a part of the larger Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System, a World Heritage Site of the United Nations Educational, Scientifi c and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Belize ... This is called the ATM Tour or ATM Cave. It's amazing, you swim in with headlamps on and climb rocks and ladders to get to different levels. On each 'platform' you observe different artifacts. It's pitch dark inside with flowing water. Once in a lifetime tour, there are 25 guides that go through special training to be allowed to take tourists in the cave.

The Great Blue Hole has become one of the most popular dive spots in Belize, if not in the whole of the Caribbean

Though best known as a world-class snorkeling and diving location, Belize also offers spectacular natural attractions and the authenticity of a genuine Caribbean getaway. Nestled between Mexico and Guatemala on the Caribbean coast of Central America, Belize is one of the few remaining unspoiled places on earth.

There are many blue holes off the coast of Belize, but the "great" Blue Hole on Lighthouse Reef Atoll is the one most visible in a flyover--and the most famous one for diving. The hole is about 1,000 feet in diameter and 412 feet deep.

On My Bucket List......Diving the Blue Hole in Belize

The Great Blue Hole, one of the top 10 best scuba diving spots in the world, is an underwater sinkhole located off the coast of Belize; it is found in the middle of the Lighthouse Reef ecosystem. The Great Blue Hole measures 984 feet (300 m) across and plunges 394 feet (120 m) deep, providing divers with a crystal clear haven for exploring this underwater wonder

Belize - Great Blue Hole is a stunning natural creation formed due to regular glaciations when sea levels were not much higher.