List of caves in Belize

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A shroud of darkness cloaks the innate beauty of caves. A cave is a natural opening in the ground stretching beyond the zone of light and large enough to permit the entry of a man. Some are found in cliffs at the edge of the coastline, chiseled away by the relentless pounding of waves and also by a variety of geological processes. Caves range from the size of a single small room to interlinked passages, miles long.

Below shows a list of some caves in Belize with known depths and lengths.


Cave Depth
Actun A 0 7,000
Actun Box Ch'iich' 183 0
Actun Check 0 4,500
Actun Lubul Ha 0 3,750
Actun Nab Nohol inferior 0 4,500
Actun Tun Kul 160 18,000
Great Blue Hole 124 0
Caves Branch Cave 0 0
Hitch Tulz 0 3,000
Petroglyph Cave 0 3,000
St Herman's Cave 0 3,800

See also[edit]

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  1. ^ Hanson, Jeanne K. Caves. Infobase Publishing.
  2. ^ Geographic, National. "National Geographic- Caves". Missing or empty |url= (help)