Dolphin Experience Snorkeling
The 8th most popular snorkel dive spot in Grand Bahama Island.
Wednesday 17 August 2016 06:42 GMT
Southeast of Freeport on Grand Bahama Island, the snorkeling at Dolphin Experience off Grand Bahama Island offers diving with semi-captive bottlenose dolphins.
The Dolphin Experience is located southeast of Freeport in Sanctuary Bay at Dolphin Flats.
A good place for an apres snorkeling drink is at Smith Point on Taino Beach.
To reach the snorkeling at Grand Bahama Island, most travelers will fly commercial airlines into Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO) in Freeport on Grand Bahama Island. There are regular flights from Florida (Orlando, West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale) directly into Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO) in Freeport on Silver Airways (a United Airlines partner). Alternately, there is a high-speed ferry from Ft Lauderdale to Grand Bahama Island known as the Balearia Bahamas Express (3 hours) that runs six days a week. It departs from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and heads to Freeport on Grand Bahama Island.
Tip: Keep in mind while snorkeling Dolphin Experience off Grand Bahama Island, the water temperture is known to vary greatly from summer (78F-84F) to winter (68F-76F). If you happen to be snorkeling at Tiger Beach, keep in mind that it is called that since the area is known for its tiger shark population. Overall, the snorkeling on Grand Bahama Island is very popular due to the clear waters.
Overall, Dolphin Experience is the 8th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 11 snorkeling dives in Grand Bahama Island.