Snorkeling has become an important aspect of eco-tourism promotion in the Bahamas. There are hundreds of reefs and wrecks throughout the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. West End alone has more than 6 popular spots including the infamous Boat Wreck situated in 8 feet of water and The Sugar Wreck (16th Century Ship) located 28 miles from West End.
The "Coral Reef Experience Tour" features three amazing snorkel reefs - Settlement Point West and Settlement Point South, Bootle Bay Reef that provide additional opportunities to see a variety of fish to observe or photograph. Below is information about boat wreck sites that provide incredible sea life to film from sharks, stingrays to moray eels.
The Boat Wreck is one of the most requested spots to snorkel as the boat rests in less that 8 feet of water. The wreck is covered with coral and teeming with thousands of fish. Nirvana Reef is just as it is described - total snorkel heaven - every imaginable coral specie can be found from Elkhorn, colourful Fan Corals, Brain Coral and numerous specie of fish and sea life that inhabit this pristine area.
The Sugar Wreck is a 16th Century cargo vessel that went down during a raging storm in less than 20 feet of water. Visitors to this site are required to have exceptional swimming and snorkel skills. Perfect for Free Divers and Fishing enthusiasts. This tour requires flat seas and calm winds and is usually booked within 4 days of arrival subject to weather conditions. Guests are offered the opportunity to fish the area and snorkel this ancient site. Due to the distance from shore this tour is only booked for full day excursions. Truly a piece of history that await your arrival. Prices are customized and quoted upon request.
If you are planning a trip to Grand Bahama we welcome the opportunity to introduce your to our marine life and delighted to share with you our snorkel hot spots off West End.
West End Ecology Tours welcome the opportunity to share with you our natural world underwater.
Reserve Your Tour Coral Reef Experience and Boat Wreck Group Prices Snorkel Reefs & Boat Wreck prices are based on the following group rate for 2 to 5 persons - Full Day $799 | Half Day $599. Customized prices for smaller or larger groups can be quoted upon request.
To book the Coral Reef Experience and Boat Wreck on the drop down menu below to select the payment options. A $200.00 (US) deposit required via PayPal to confirm and guarantee reservation. Final payment accepted via PayPal or in cash (US) when tour commences.