Costa Maya Reef Snorkeling

Costa Maya snorkeling the Barrier Reef.
Excursion Highlights:
  • Dive into the underwater world of the Costa Maya Barrier Reef, an unrivaled snorkeling site
  • Enjoy a memorable, worry-free snorkeling experience with expert guides, all necessary equipment,and safety briefings
  • Get up close with tropical fish, nesting turtles, eagle rays, eels, and lobsters
  • Ideal for beginners and experienced snorkelers alike, thanks to the safe, comfortable, and well-protected environment
  • Relax on a beautiful beach after your snorkeling adventure
Price: $49.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Active, Scenic, Water/Beach
Shore Excursion Duration 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 15 minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Bottled water is included.
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing a swimsuit under comfortable, seasonal clothing and closed toe walking shoes. Guests should bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and a beach towel.
Restrictions Guests must be able to get in and out of the transportation, and use a ladder from the boat to enter and exit the water. Participants should feel comfortable in water and know how to swim. This tour is NOT wheelchair accessible. The minimum age to participate is 6 years old. Guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Costa Maya Snorkeling in the Barrier Reef

Your Costa Maya snorkeling tour takes part just off the shores of Mahahual where our experienced snorkel guides will locate the best snorkeling site for the day. Onboard your boat you will be provided with all necessary equipment and life jackets for the excursion, after a safety briefing you will enjoy supervised snorkeling making this adventure a memorable one.

This area of the barrier reef is extremely rich in marine biological diversity and a highly productive breeding ground for many species of tropical fish and nesting turtles, Eagle rays, eels, and lobsters are commonly sighted, and is home to them all in beautiful, thriving coral gardens.

If you've never snorkeled before, this Costa Maya snorkeling excursion is the place to start. Extremely well protected from the open ocean, this location offers a safe and comfortable environment for novice snorkelers. You will have several types of flotation devices at your disposal to help you get your confidence up. Experienced snorkelers will be dazzled by the variety of marine life and coral. You will snorkel in small personal groups, and a guide will always be in the water with you. When you have finished snorkeling you will be taken to a beach area for some relaxation time before you are returned to the pier area.