The Top 9 Snorkeling Tours in Roatan
Snorkeling appeals to many of Roatan’s visitors, which is understandable when you consider the island’s proximity to the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, which runs immediately off the coast, as well as the number of dive sites available to snorkelers.
Roatan’s waters are clear and warm year-round, making a Roatan snorkel excursion a tempting proposition whenever you visit. And the island is home to a huge number of accredited dive shops, making a snorkel tour easy to arrange and access, whether you’re staying on the island, or visiting as part of a cruise.
People who’ve experienced Roatan snorkeling tours rave about the profusion of tropical fish, the diverse coral formations, and the fact the reef can be reached directly from the shore, meaning all you need is snorkel gear and you’re good to go. It’s a great way to introduce yourself to exploring the underwater world, and even better, some of the best snorkeling in Roatan, Honduras, is in shallow areas with gentle currents, making it ideal for beginners. Here’s a useful guide to snorkeling in Roatan.