Only giving this a "Very Good" because it wasn't a nice catamaran and the food/drink was adequate. The snorkeling was nice and they made the personal floatation devices for snorkeling optional (which was also nice).
We used the Celebrity excursion run by Red Sail. The crew were safety conscious and interacted well with participants. Watching the dancing during the return leg was fun. We had partly cloudy skies, and the day was windy and the sea choppy, Reefs were OK. A good excursion with adequate snorkeling stops.
Catamaran around island,two snorkeling site. The second stop water was rough so jumped in and the out. We are all responsible for our fitness level in the ocean. That being said excursion was fun. Drinks provided after snorkel and lunch on a beautiful beach stop
We did the Mi Dushi Sail & Snorkel. It was our 2nd time on this excursion because we had so much fun the last time. This time the winds were so strong and the swells so high that we couldn't dance on the deck or jump from the rope swing. The snorkeling was great though, the food they served was fantastic and the crew were awesome. I will totally do this excursion again.
Had a great time, the crew were attentive and friendly, they provided great entertainment on board "Mi Dushi". We went snorkeling in 3 different places, saw lots of fish, of course visited the sunken ship; after that those who liked had a chance to use swing rope to jump into the ocean, and everyone enjoyed our lunch, drinks, and dancing aboard. Overall fun excursion.
West Coast Cruise and Snorkel. Good beginner/intermediate snorkeling in an area protected from the ocean waves. Unguided snorkeling but lots to see in a good sized area. Good snorkeling gear and crew plus more rum punch as usual after snorkeling.
This is the same tour as above (catamaran). The snorkeling was ok, but not great. There were several other boats in the same area and each tried to keep their passengers in one area, but it was difficult. The waves and wind were pretty strong which made snorkeling effortful. If you are not a strong swimmer, opt for the life vest, which is not bulky but will make your swim more pleasant.
The fish were better at the first stop than at the shipwreck. The wreck was far enough below water that many of the fish were hard to see.
The staff on the boat were friendly and lots of fun. 2 of the ship's photographers came along too and were taking lots of photos. If this seems like something you'd like, try to find out if there is a sale on the all-inclusive photo package. Then you get all the photos with you in them (photo bombing encouraged!).
Fun snorkeling trip followed by a brief beach visit. Neither are extremely long, less than an hour, but that was fine for us, maybe not for others. Good crew on boat, and lots of rum freely flowing after the snorkeling, they even brought it up on the beach for us!
Two snorkel stops, but with wind the water was not very clear. The boat we were on was called the Arusun. It's a little old, but they did offer endless cocktails and other drinks as well as fresh fruit and tuna/chicken salad wraps.
We booked on our own the Jolly Pirate. This also included snorkeling which was OK. Not a lot of instruction so probably not the best for first timers. My kids loved the rope swing. This was more of a party excursion than a serious snorkeling trip.
Moomba beach was also very cool to hang out at. Lunch in the restaurant was good.
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