Jade Beach Snorkeling

The 3rd most popular snorkel dive spot in Barbareta Island.

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On the northwest side of Barbareta Island in the Bay Islands, the Jade Beach snorkeling is known for its sand flats providing habitat to goatfish, filefish, wrasses and hogfish. The Jade Beach snorkeling dive site is located near Garbin Bay, and is accessed by either shore or boat. The waters are 20 feet to 80 feet deep.

To reach the snorkeling in the Bay Islands by air, fly into Ramon Villeda Morales International Airport (SAP) in San Pedro Sula. Then, you will need to transfer to an inter-island flight to the Bay Islands. Alternately, if you are coming from the US, you may be able to find a direct flight to Roatan into Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport (RTB) from Miami or Houston. To reach Barbareta Island snorkeling, there are dive boats from Roatan or inter-island flights from Roatan.

Overall, Jade Beach is the 3rd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 4 snorkeling dives in Barbareta Island.


Local Contact(s):  Instituto Hondureno de Turismo (504) 2222-2124

Recommended Book:  "Snorkeling Honduras" from Lonely Planet

Best Season:  Any

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Luxury Loding:  Barbareta Beach Club

Article Source:   Best Jade Beach Snorkeling Review https://www.snorkelingdives.com/?id=24406

GPS:  16.443741, -86.15736

Date Published:  12/28/2011

Date Updated:  7/25/2016

ID:  24406

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