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Snorkel The Famous Palancar And Columbia Reefs

If asked what one should do on Cozumel, Barry will tell you to get in the water! The reefs you visit on this tour are exceptional and known worldwide.

Due to the unique beauty of their crystal clear water, all the reefs found around the island have been declared National Parks. Reef Palancar is stellar and the Columbia Reef, just a few miles away, has turtles and mantas floating sporadically by. Scuba divers come from all over the world to dive these reefs and you will find these ...
About ShoreTrips
Barry has been in the travel industry for the last 30 years. He has been traveling all his life to every destination, both as a traveler, a travel agent and as a group leader. He has experienced first-hand the evolution of leisure travel from the days of the pre-computer to the present.

Julie has known Barry all her life and has traveled that long, as well. She started her career as an interior designer 30 years ago, but switched to travel several years back thinking it would be fun t ...
from $63.00 (USD)
Per Person
Per Person
$63.00 USD
Child (Ages 5 to 11)
$53.00 USD
Child (Ages 4 and under)

Days of Operation


Departure Times and Duration

  • 08:30 AM (4 hours) Check-in time is 8:30am. Tour departs promptly at 9:00am.
  • 12:30 PM (4 hours) Check-in time is 12:30pm. Tour departs promptly at 1:00pm.
All times are local.


- Minimum age for snorkeling is 5 years old.
- Maximum weight limit is 280 lbs.
- During high season, there is a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 24 people per boat. During low season (September 1st-November 1st) the minimum is 6.
- Guests should consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate or not.
- Pregnant women, as well as guests with recent surgery (within 2 months), asthma, epilepsy, or heart problems are not allowed to participate in this tour.
- No one under the influence of alcohol, drugs, etc. will be allowed to board the boats.
- PLEASE NOTE: This tour does not operate on New Years Day.
- PLEASE NOTE: The morning departure will NOT be available in the months of September and October. If you are taking this excursion during September or October, only the afternoon time will be operational. If you are unsure if the afternoon time will work with your cruise ship schedule, please contact ShoreTrips for assistance.