25 of the Most Stunning Snorkeling Destinations

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Summer is coming up so it’s time to start booking those airline tickets!  Can’t you imagine yourself in the crystal clear blue waters of some amazing destinations?  Ready to see some underwater wildlife?  Our friends at Distractify put together this list of amazing snorkeling destinations.

1. Great Barrier Reef, Australia

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So large that it can be seen from space, this reef offers incredible things to see and do.

2. Xcaret, Mexico

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This river goes directly through an ancient Mayan village.

3. Yucatan, Mexico

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If you’re a fan of flamingos, this is the spot for you. Yucatan attracts many flamingo mothers looking for a nest.

4. Velassaru, Maldives

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Velassaru is a private island, letting you snorkel in peace.

5. Kia Ora in Rangiroa, Tahiti

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An early morning snorkeling trip is only moments away from luxurious huts of this resort.

6. Rockhouse, Negril, Jamaica

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This private resort is like having access to your personal aquarium populated by species usually found only on offshore reefs.

7. Prince Edward Island, Australia

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This island is smaller than the state of Delaware and offers amazing opportunities for divers.

8. Peanut Island, West Palm Beach, Florida

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Peanut Island offers the weather and environment of the Caribbean at a far more affordable price.

9. Palomino Island, Puerto Rico

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Coral reefs and seagrass beds make Palomino Island an amazing place to visit.

10. La Jolla Beach, San Diego, California

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La Jolla is also known as Seal Beach. Divers are accompanied by hundreds of seals.

11. Hanauma Bay, Hawaii

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The marine life is protected here, so you can see some truly beautiful and unique creatures.

12. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

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The most popular part of the Cayman Islands, the water is crystal clear and full with local wildlife.

13. Deans Blue Hole, Bahamas

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A “blue hole” is an entrance into an ancient cave system – Dean’s is thought to be the world’s deepest.

14. Anse Chastanet Resort, St. Lucia

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This is situated in the heart of the St. Lucia marine reserves and surrounded by coral reefs which are excellent for snorkelling.

15. Elbow Beach, Bermuda

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This is a beautiful location that honeymooners can travel to in order to experience private, romantic coves while snorkeling.

16. Crystal River, Florida

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At this location, you can snorkel with manatees! They’ll even pose for selfies with you.

17. Buck Island, St. Croix

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There is an underwater trail here that makes it easy to navigate the coral reef and finf your way to Turtle Beach.

18. Bimini Island, Bahamas

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You can hand-feed Stingrays and hang out with 20 dolphins in the crystal blue waters.

19. Silver Banks, Dominican Republic

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Off the coast of the Dominican Republic, you can dive with Humpback whales.

20. Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Belize

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This area is known to have dozens of nurse sharks, jacks, stingrays, and grunts cavorting with snorkelers. If you’re interested in getting close to wild fish that are usually far deeper, this is the place to do so.

21. Paxos, Greece

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The Caribbean isn’t the only place with incredible opportunities to snorkel.

22. Cathedral Cove, Hahei, New Zealand

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Hahei is a magnificent pink sandy beach where divers and snorkelers alike can bask in it’s beauty.

23. Cala Sa Calobra, Mallorca, Spain

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One of the most beautiful anchorages in Balearic Islands.  It has amazing natural light, with no need for strobes.

24. Calanque de Sormiou, France

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Calanques are steep-walled coves, and there’s a series of them along the 20km stretch of coast between Marseille and Cassis.

25. Sardina, Italy

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The most amazing diving in the North-East of Sardinia.

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