Best off shore snorkeling?

Old Jul 5th, 2004, 10:32 AM
  #1  
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 397
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Best off shore snorkeling?

Love to snorkel.. have been to St John and just returned from Grand Cayman. Both were excellent.. would like to start planning next trip.. which island would be next in line for great snorkeling from the shore?
Thanks!
tdelano is offline  
Old Jul 5th, 2004, 10:53 AM
  #2  
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 70
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
There is no contest, Bonaire. Somewhere around 80 shore locations, all marked and within a 10-15 minute drive north or south from town. During the week we were there, we hit about 20 different sites, not including going back to many for a second time. Virtually every resort has great snorkeling right off the beach.
slk230 is offline  
Old Jul 5th, 2004, 11:05 AM
  #3  
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 59
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Turks and Caicos. Several reefs offshore. Not as far as Bonaire
McCadden is offline  
Old Jul 5th, 2004, 11:34 AM
  #4  
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 5,541
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Bonaire, absolutely. Just drive around the island, stop at the big yellow numbered rocks and jump in. Only time you'll need a boat is if you decide to go to the little island just offshore, the name escapes me, but there's a boat painted like a cow making the 5 minute trip.
tully is offline  
Old Jul 5th, 2004, 07:11 PM
  #5  
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 2,356
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
We really enjoy St. John for beach snorkling. There's another thread on this board from a few days ago with very similar question & many answers...you might read that one for good thoughts as well. Trish
tpatricco is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Original Poster
Forum
Replies
Last Post
teresa48
Caribbean Islands
6
Jan 17th, 2007 11:54 AM
tdelano
Caribbean Islands
9
Jan 17th, 2005 07:09 AM
Augie
Caribbean Islands
9
Jan 16th, 2005 09:32 PM
poss
Caribbean Islands
5
Aug 24th, 2004 09:12 AM
Steph_SEA
Caribbean Islands
10
Jul 8th, 2004 10:27 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Do Not Sell My Personal Information


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:02 PM.