The Ultimate Snorkel is carried out in the Ambassador Lagoon. This lagoon is located in the Lost Chambers Aquarium. This also includes Mask and Snorkel which can be kept after the experience.
Ultimate Snorkel is an experience where you can swim with a mask, snorkel and flotation vest amidst sharks, rays and colorful fish in the Ambassador Lagoon. Prior to entry, the guests are given a safety briefing on the equipment, program and on the marine life. They are guided by a Diver to enter the shallow area and explore rest of lagoon while breathing on the surface.
The in-water experience would last approximately 20 min. Check in and safety and equipment briefing for 15 minutes. You must arrive prepared to get wet. Shorty wetsuit will be provided and required. No free diving is allowed.
No, swimming skills are not required; the you will be provided with a floatation jacket to be able to float on the surface. A briefing on how to use the equipment will also be given before the experience for novice or advanced snorkelers.
Animals which will be seen are; Grey reef sharks, Bowmouth Guitar Shark, Giant Guitar Shark, Cownose rays, Porcupine rays & Cowtail rays
Parrotfish, Seabream, Black spotted snapper plus more.
The sharks will not come up to you during the snorkeling. They stay in the deeper sections of the lagoon and are more afraid of you than you are of them.
The animals are fed at specific times and by our Aquarist only. For your safety, you may only observe the animals and touching is not allowed.