Top Places for snorkeling in the world:
1.Snorkeling in Cancun
Snorkeling in Cancún is one of the most popular and safest activities that tourists can enjoy. Most visitors to Cancun want to see more than just the beach.
Diving schools are sent to snorkeling not from Cancun itself, but to the south, to reefs, where everyone will find something for themselves. The boat leaves directly from our snorkeling center, located in Iberostar just south of it.
Snorkeling in Akumal (Akumal) – is a Mexican beach resort in the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico, the population of the city is only 1,200 inhabitants.
Wikipedia reports that in Yukatek “Akumal” it means a tortoiseshell place. On the beach of Akumal for many centuries from the end of April to October, turtles lay eggs.
The main attraction is, of course, the bay where you can snorkel with sea turtles.
There are also a few old cannons here.
The depth in the bay is small – the fenced part is up to 2 meters, so snorkeling is enough, there is no need to dive here.
The best cenotes near Cancun:
Dos Ojos (isp. Two eyes). Cenote is located near Cancun just north of Tulum and is known to the whole world.
Prices for diving in cenotes
Here, not far from Cancun, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef (Small Barrier Reef), the second largest reef in the world, originates. Its length is more than 800 kilometers. In total, there are about 60 dive sites near the island of Cozumel (Isla Cozumel), among which there are both easy for beginners and sites for experienced divers.
Here you will find a huge number of inhabitants of the Caribbean.
There are three dive sites for wrecks near Cancun. One of them is at a depth of only 15 meters, and the other two at 25 and 28 meters.
Underwater sculpture park
2. Snorkeling in Miami
Few people know that the 170-mile Great Florida Reef, which is the third largest barrier coral reef in the world and the only living coral reef in the continental part of the USA, starts almost directly from Miami. The coral reef is only 5 miles from the coast, with a depth of 2-3 meters on the beach itself, which allows anyone who wants to enjoy the beauty of the underwater world.
The Florida Reef is home to nearly 1,400 marine animals and plants, including over 500 species of fish and 40 species of coral.
For snorkeling in Miami, you do not need sophisticated equipment, and it will be enough just masks, snorkels and flippers. Anyone who can swim will be able to master the technique of snorkeling quickly.
Snorkeling cost in Miami:
1-2 people – 260 USD
3-4 people – 360 USD
5-6 people – 460 USD
Not included in the price:
Miami snorkeling price:
36.95 USD (c 12 years)
26.95 USD (up to 11 years old)
8 USD (rent masks, tubes, and flippers)