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Address: Tobago
Phone Number:
+1 868-635-2000
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This 10-acre coral reef and the tropical fish that inhabit it have long...

This 10-acre coral reef and the tropical fish that inhabit it have long been popular among tourists, but have suffered in recent years from the many visitors.

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US$114.00*
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Tobago Buccoo Reef Glass Bottom Boat Tour with Highlights
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US$60.00*
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Tobago Buccoo Reef Glass Bottom Boat Tour
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US$76.98*
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Glass Bottom Boat Cruise at Buccoo Reef

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Good snorkelling

All of the glass bottom boat trips make a stop here for you to snorkel, however, be careful as the currents were quite strong. We used a full face, modern non fogging snorkelling... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
MaltaKid
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Fareham, United Kingdom
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw more than I thought we would through the glass bottomed boat. Some people snorkelled but rough sea. Great trip overall

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Thank elaine r
Fareham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All of the glass bottom boat trips make a stop here for you to snorkel, however, be careful as the currents were quite strong. We used a full face, modern non fogging snorkelling mask that enabled you to breath through you nose and was truly worth the £40 investement as it really enhanced our enjoyment at this popular tourist spot,... More 

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Thank MaltaKid
Airdrie, Canada
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I had read that the majority of the reef had died. Upon seeing the reef for myself I was totally heartbroken to see that this was indeed the case. What should have been colourful coral and many varieties of fish turned out to be white dead coral and only a few small fish. It was devastating to see that this... More 

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1 Thank Jacquie H
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Not the most vast amount to see, but definitely a place to check out if your on a day boat trip, because each different sir has different things to see!

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Thank Dan T
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Didn't know such a tiny island was so rich in history. It was fascinating to learn how each Fort played such an important part in protecting Tobago.

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Thank 21BobbyLee10
Trinidad
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

we visited here on our tour of the reef, nylon pool and no mans land. it was absolutely beautiful. blue waters, clean seas.

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Thank Bjohnsontt
Trinidad
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

I have already visited Buccoo Reef and it is such a lovely place. Before you can visit Buccoo Reef you can visit Cable Bay. Cable Bay is such a lovely and gorgeous bay. There you can lay down in the water because it is sooo shallow. When the tide comes in the water gets a lil deeper but you can... More 

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1 Thank Princess Sweetn... D
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Words would not do justice to this place, however this is in the top 5 must place to see in Tobago. I totally recommend to all. Very beautiful.

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Thank Mr S
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

At shore bay most glass bottom boats offer a tour to both the buccoo reef and nylon pool. The tour guides give great commentary throughout the tour, and the swim in the nylon pool culminates into a fantastic experience

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Thank Anitha R
Hampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Not very large or colourful, but great for those who have never seen a coral reef before. Should be included with Nylon Pool for best experience

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Thank Trevor A

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