Bequia Island Snorkeling

The MOST popular snorkel dive spot in St Vincent.

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South of St Vincent, there is excellent snorkeling on Bequia Island. The best snorkeling on Bequia Island is at Lower Bay and at Friendship Bay.

Bequia Island is the largest island of the Grenadines. It is known for its charming town with a picturesque harbor. The best place to stay in Bequia is Port Elizabeth. The Grenadines are known for both reef sharks and nurse sharks.

To reach St Vincent and the Grenadines by air starting in 2015, you can fly into the new Argyle International Airport on St Vincent which will be offering nonstop flights to both North America and Europe. Alternately, there are inter-island flights from one of the near by Caribbean islands. St Vincent and Union Island are served by inter-island flights from Puerto Rico, St Lucia and Barbados. There is an inter-island ferry service and small inter-island flight service between St Vincent, Union Island and the Grenadines.

Overall, Bequia Island is the 1st most popular snorkel dive spot of all 7 snorkeling dives in St Vincent.


Local Contact(s):  Dive Bequia (784) 458-3504; Bequia Tourism (784) 457-1502; St Vincent Tourism (784) 457-7140

Recommended Book:  "The Ultimate Snorkeling Book" from Wes Burgess

Best Season:  Any

Base Camp:  Rich View, Kingston

Luxury Loding:  Bequia Beach Hotel (784) 458-1600; Friendshp Bay Hotel (784) 458-3222; Young Island Resort

Breakfast Restaurant:  Fig Tree Cafe, Bequia; Sugar Reef Cafe, Bequia

Article Source:   Best Bequia Island Snorkeling Review

GPS:  12.989295, -61.239746

Date Published:  1/2/2012

Date Updated:  8/15/2016

ID:  23049

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