Belize Watersports- an Introduction
Harness the power of the wind as you cruise the waves on a kite board! You’ll be able to learn this fun watersport in Belize on one of the largest sandbars around. Practice with a knowledgeable instructor in warm shallow water. Kite boarding lessons are held each day that the wind blows more than 12 knots. From beginners to the more experienced, kite boarding in San Pedro is a great way to enjoy time on the water, mastering a new skill and having fun.
Get a birds-eye-view of the sea as you soar above the reef on a parasailing tour! With the use of a motor boat and a parachute, you’ll make unBelizeable memories while parasailing. Cruise along the coast of Ambergris Caye and get fantastic views of both the island and the reef. You’ll even be able to spot sting rays and dolphins from your perch above the waves. Parasailing tours can be done with one, two, even three persons.
Craving speed? Rent a jet ski for an afternoon filled with adrenaline on the sea. Rentals can accommodate up to two adults or one adult and one child per ski. Due to a limited number of jet skis available, make your reservation in advance with the provider listed below. Rentals are by the half hour or hour, letting you customize your adventure. For your convenience, the jet skis can also be delivered right to your resort dock for an additional fee.
Belize Watersports- Providers
Watersports are slowly growing in popularity in Belize. You can easily find SUP boards and kayaks as complimentary amenities at most resorts. For the more involved watersports mentioned above, you’ll need to contact a provider. Below are three great options for outfitting yourself with your favorite watersport in Belize.
- Passion Kite Belize -Kite Boarding rentals and lessons.
- Belize Parasail Plus- Parasailing tours!
- Castaway Caye- Parasailing and jet ski rentals.
For even more watersports, head to Secret Beach on the lee side of the island. With a sandy beach and calm waters, it’s a great spot for a day in the sun. There are several restaurants and vendors where you can float in inner tubes, bounce on an over-the-water trampoline or take a ride on the banana boat. Kayaks and SUP boards are also available for rent at Secret Beach. Remember to wear lots of sun protection and drink plenty of water while participating in your favorite Belize watersports. The sea is waiting!