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VIP Glass Bottom Boat and Snorkeling, 3 Reefs in Cozumel

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    Stop At: Safe Tours Cozumel, Akumal #574 between 20 & 30 Ave. Colonos Cuzamil, Cozumel 77664 Mexico

    We will take you to three shallow reefs in Cozumel's Marine Park on board of our comfortable Glass Bottom Boats, where you will see the marvelous sea life of the Island. This Cozumel Snorkeling Excursion is great for experience swimmers and non-swimmers as well. Cruisers, mainland visitors and hotel guests are Welcome!

    You will board our Glass Bottom Boat at the "El Cid la Ceiba" hotel (walking distance for most of the cruise ship passengers). On our way to the reefs, you will receive a briefing on how to properly use the snorkel equipment and what to do while snorkeling. Once we’re at the first reef, located at only minutes from the pier, the snorkeling part of the tour will begin and you’ll find yourself at the “Villa Blanca reef” which is right next to the Coral Reef restoration program, where you'll be able to see and learn how here at Cozumel we care about preserving our reefs. After this first experience, we’ll do a ten minutes ride for the second and third reefs (They’re next to each other).


    Duration: 2 hours
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    Departure Point
    El Cid La Ceiba Cozumel All Inclusive Resort, Km 4.5, Av. Rafael E. Melgar, 77600 San Miguel de Cozumel, Q.R., Mexico
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Beer (after snorkeling)
    • Soft drinks (coke and flavors)
    • Bottled water
    • Biligual guide
    • Meeting point
    • Snorkel tube (free to take as souvenir)
    • Use of snorkel equipment (fins, mask and life vest
    • Changing room
    • WC
    • Fresh water shower
    • Sundeck
    • Entry/Admission - Safe Tours Cozumel
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Hotel/pier pickup and drop-off (Walking distance for most Cruise ship passenger)
    • Taxi ride to the meeting point (In case you need it)
    • Pier and Marine Park fees ($5.00 USD cash per passenger)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
    • Arrive 30 minutes before the departure time
    • Recommended items: shoes which can get wet, biodegradable sunscreen, bathing suit under clothes, extra t-shirt to protect yourself while swimming, towel and dry changing clothes
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • $5 USD per passenger needs to be paid in cash for the pier and Marine Park fees
    • The meeting point is walking distance for most of the Cruise ship passengers (Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Princess, Celebrity and others)
    • If you are coming from mainland or your cruise ship will dock in downtown (NCL, Disney, MSC and others), you may need to use a taxi
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 15 August 2019

    All of the destinations were really cool and interesting. This was my first time snorkeling, but the crew member in charge was very thorough in his instructions. We had a lot of fun and I highly recommend this tour to both first timers and veteran...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank CastonLambert
    Safe Snorkerlin... C, Guest Relations Manager at Safe Tours Cozumel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2019

    Hi CastonLa, It's so good to hear you were able to snorkel and have fun, our crew cares a lot about making sure everyone is safe but that they also get to enjoy the experience. Thank you so much for your review and we would...More

    Reviewed 18 March 2019

    The tour starts steps from the port where our cruise ship was docked. We were greeted by America and she told us everything we needed to know. The guys on the boat were informative and fun. We went to 3 reefs and saw SO MANY...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank 45jenniferr
    Safe Snorkerlin... C, Guest Relations Manager at Safe Tours Cozumel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

    Hi 45jenniferr, Is for reasons like this that we're glad to have a glass bottom, we know that not everyone can do the snorkeling but we still want everyone to feel like a part of the adventure. I'm honestly impressed to hear you allowed your...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2019

    We met at El Cid hotel, a few blocks from the port. We were loaded onto the glass bottom boat and headed to the first of 3 reefs. A guide was always in the water with us and he had a "life ring" in case...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    1  Thank Charlie C
    Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

    Trip took about 3 and half hours. We went to three different reefs close to el cid. One reef was very nice. The others ok. Staff seemed to be in an hurry all the time. But they did attend to everyone.More

    1  Thank MagnusK
    SafeSnorkelCZM, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Safe Tours Cozumel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

    Hello MagnusK, Thank you for taking your time to write a review. The complete time onboard of our "Cubana" boat usually lasts 2 hours, but because during this last two weeks of extra high season, besides we don´t reduce the time in the water for...More

    Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

    The staff couldn't have been any more fun and friendlier. The adventure was unforgettable. Thank you

    2  Thank Michael M
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    Lifestylechanges1
    13 May 2019|
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    Response from ardipamex | Property representative |
    Hello Lifestylechanges1, Our tour starts and ends walking distance from your cruise ship pier, so I suggest you to do it before or after you do Mr. Sanchos You can do our tour from 9 am to 11 am and then you go to Mr... More
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    5 May 2019|
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    Response from ardipamex | Property representative |
    Hello, The meeting point is just next door from the International pier where your ship Royal Caribbean will dock, so is less than 5 minutes walking. Best Regards Arturo Díaz
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    14 December 2018|
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    Response from ardipamex | Property representative |
    Hello annD9521EB, From the Puerta Maya pier, where your Carnival cruise ship will dock to the Hotel el Cida la Ceida where we have the meeting point, you only need to do a very short walk (from the outside of your pier... More
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