“You lying so low in the weeds, I bet you gonna ambush me.” — as sung by Heart in the 70s hit “Barracuda.” And this is exactly how barracuda’s hunt for their prey, using stealth and speed. Barracudas are long, lean hunting machines with sleek bodies that allow them to slice through the water at…

Blackbird offers one of the most exciting dive excursions in the world – the famous Blue Hole Adventure Day. Departing every Tuesday, this visually stunning – below and above the water – adventure takes dive adventurers to some of the most spectacular underwater destinations on the planet: The Blue Hole, Half Moon Wall and The…

Turneffe Atoll is located just over 24 miles (38 km) east of Belize City and is surrounded by intensely coloured waters, which glisten vivid blue, green and turquoise. An atoll is a ring-shaped reef, island or chain of islands formed of coral. At approximately 30 miles (38 km) long and 10 miles (16 km) wide…

Often referred to as the “Jewel of the Caribbean”, the Mesoamerican Reef is a rich tapestry of bold corals, mangrove forests, coastal wetlands and diverse marine life. And while the reefs have endured all nature has to throw their way, including seasonal hurricanes and other natural disasters, the system is not so well equipped to…

For those of you who want to get away, but just can’t leave your homes… How can your peaceful morning, incredible sunrise, and beautiful beaches get any better? For many the answer may be to get away but still enjoy the comfort of being at home. Now Blackbird has a new neighbor that you are…

Belize is renowned for being one of the most adventurous and unique destinations in the world, and Blackbird Resort on the beautiful Turneffe Atoll, surrounded by pristine reefs and lush flora resting on a stunning white sandy beach on the Caribbean Sea, offers a truly Caribbean experience for your special day. This season Blackbird has witnessed a…

Blackbird Caye Resort has been a private oasis for over 15 years to couples, families, singles and small groups seeking world-class diving, snorkeling and adventure. Our unique resort offers guests unbelievable beauty and an array of activities that will appease any appetite. While diving has always been the primary attraction to our resort, our island…

The allure of the ocean is enticing, and wanting to explore its remarkable underwater world is something many people dream of. The sheer wonders of the ocean life you will discover while diving will prove to be absolutely breathtaking and may just become a lifelong hobby. You will experience vivid colors, fascinating creatures and unique…

Nothing is more romantic than the sand, sun and beach. June is the most popular month for weddings because every bride wants sun and warmth on her special day. Blackbird Caye Resort combines the perfect blend of romance and adventure for your wedding in a picture-perfect setting that provides the dream wedding every bride envisions….

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