Royal Reef Snorkeling

The 4th most popular snorkel dive spot in Jamaica.

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Offshore of Montego Bay, the snorkeling at Royal Reef is known for its diverse marine life including wrasse, parrotfish and chromis. The Royal Reef snorkelling is a boat-accessed dive site from Montego Bay that is known for its rough waters. During Royal Reef snorkeling, you may encounter clownfish, parrotfish, butterflyfish, squirrelfish, angelfish and rays among the sea fan and coral formations.

To reach the snorkeling on Jamaica by air, you can use either Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) near Kingston or Sangster International Airport (MBJ) near Montego Bay.

Overall, Royal Reef is the 4th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 20 snorkeling dives in Jamaica. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Royal Reef including Doctors Cave Beach, Coyaba Reef, Montego Bay Marine Park and Bogue Lagoon.


Local Contact(s):  Jamiaca Tourism Board (876) 929-9200; Barrett Adventures (876) 382-6384; Dreamer Catamaran (876) 979-0102; Kellys Water Sports (876) 893-2859.

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

Recommended Map:  "Jamaica Dive Map" from Franko

Best Season:  Any

Base Camp:  Birds Nest Guest Rooms, Montego Bay

Luxury Loding:  Iberostar Rose Hall Suites

Breakfast Restaurant:  Coffee n Creme Cafe, Montego Bay

Article Source:   Best Royal Reef Snorkeling Review

GPS:  18.466563, -77.945724

Date Published:  12/26/2011

Date Updated:  8/13/2016

ID:  24087

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