Scilly Cay Snorkeling

The 5th most popular snorkel dive spot in Anguilla.

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North of the airport on Anguilla, the snorkeling at Scilly Cay is ideal for beginner and intermediate snorkelers. The dive site is located about 1.75 miles to the north of East End.

To reach the snorkeling on Anguilla, you will need to fly into St Maarten and then take a small connecting plane to Anguilla via Anguilla Air Services. If small plane bother you, there is a regular ferry between the islands from Marigot ferry port on St Maarten to Blowing Point Ferry Terminal on Anguilla. In either case, there is a $20 USD departure tax per person. In case you are just interested in snorkeling off Anguilla, but don’t necessarily need to stay on island, there are several snorkeling tour companies on St Maarten that run multi-island snorkel boat charter tours over to Anguilla, such as Capatin Alan’s Boat Charter and EcoSnorkeling.

Overall, Scilly Cay is the 5th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 10 snorkeling dives in Anguilla.

Scilly Cay Snorkeling Map



Local Contact(s):  Anguilla Tourism Board (264) 497-2759; Sea Pro Charters (264) 584-0074; Skyline Snorkeling Rentals (264) 497-8644.

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

Best Season:  Mar. - Jun.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Base Camp:  Arawak Beach Inn; Millys Inn

Luxury Loding:  Cap Juluca; Meads Bay Beach Villas; Malliouhana Resort; Viceroy Hotel

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  18.260837, -63.002912

Date Published:  12/30/2011

Date Updated:  3/24/2017

ID:  23347

Scilly Cay Snorkeling Map


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