Sandy Point Snorkeling

The 6th most popular snorkel dive spot in San Salvador.

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Southeast of Nassau in the Bahamas, the snorkeling at Sandy Point off San Salvador is considered the best on the island. The Sandy Point snorkeling is located on the southwest tip of San Salvador. The water depth ranges from 10 feet to 30 feet deep.

To reach the snorkeling at San Salvador, 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). When traveling to San Salvador by air, you can use the Cockburn Town Airport.

Tip: Keep in mind while snorkeling Sandy Point off San Salvador, the water temperture is known to vary greatly from summer (78F-84F) to winter (68F-76F).

Overall, Sandy Point is the 6th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 6 snorkeling dives in San Salvador.


Local Contact(s):  Nekton Diving Cruises (954) 463-9324; Cruzan Charters (305) 858-2822; Bahamas Tourism (242) 322-7500.

Recommended Book:  "Bahamas Complete Snorkeling Guide" from Lawson Wood

Recommended Map:  "San Salvador Dive Map" from Franko Maps

Best Season:  Any

Luxury Loding:  Riding Rock Resort (242) 331-2631

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Sandy Point Snorkeling Review

GPS:  23.941723, -74.568565

Date Published:  12/27/2011

Date Updated:  7/1/2016

ID:  24199

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