The 4th most popular snorkel dive spot in Andros Island.
Saturday 9 July 2016 06:43 GMT
North of Small Hope Bay on Andros Island, the snorkeling at Lovehill is known for its elkhorn coral and staghorn coral formations. The water depth at the Lovehill snorkeling dive site has waters ranging from 3 feet to 15 feet deep.
The snorkeling off Andros Island is known for its deep blue holes. The blue holes off the coast are in about 20 feet of water and the rim around each is covered with coral gardens. These coral gardens attract reef sharks, stingrays, jacks and barracudas.
Love Hill Beach is located about 2.3 miles northwest of Andros Town on the North Andros Island. A good base for snorkeling on Andros Island is Small Hope Bay Lodge located north of Andros Town on the east coast.
To reach the snorkeling at Andros Island, most travelers will fly commercial airlines into Nassau on New Providence or fly into Freeport on Grand Bahama Island. To reach the out islands from Nassau, you can either use Bahamas Air (which is known for late departures) or use the mail boat ferry service (393-1064).
Tip: Keep in mind while snorkeling Lovehill off Andros Island, the water temperture is known to vary greatly from summer (78F-84F) to winter (68F-76F).
Overall, Lovehill is the 4th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 11 snorkeling dives in Andros Island.