Amusing Facts About The Great Blue Hole Of Belize You Didn’t Know About!
The Great Blue Hole in Belize is one of the most fascinating wonders of the world. It is a very famous tourist attraction spot. Here are a few amusing facts about the Great Blue Hole of Belize you didn’t know about!
The Great Blue hole located in Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System is considered to be the largest sea hole in the world; with a diameter of around 300 meters and 125 meters of depth.
It was formed about 65,000 years ago due to the increase in the sea level.
This mysterious wonder of the ocean is a fascinating spot for scuba divers who desire to explore the depths of the ocean and also for several tourists. This place is also known for its massive underwater cave networks and rare species of organisms.
This place was ranked number one by discovery channel in the list of “The 10 Most Amazing Places on Earth”
This name was given by a British diver Ned Middletown who also published a book in 1988 on his profession as a diver named “Ten Years Underwater”.
It was also announced as “the most remarkable coral reefs” in the Caribbean by Charles Darwin during his voyage around the world.