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“Fun and Entertaining” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bay Islands Underwater Museum

Bay Islands Underwater Museum
Main Road Sandy Bay, 34101, Honduras
504-9477-4511
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Ranked #10 of 20 Attractions in Roatan
Type: Museums
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Owner description: An awesome snorkeling adventure at the depth of a swimming pool. The Bay Islands Underwater Museum will take you on a guided snorkel tour of one of the most beautiful reefs in the Caribbean and so much more! Discover Mayan artifacts, a Spanish Galleon ship wreck and the Treasure Chest. See the traditional lobster and conch fishing gear used by the Garifuna people. This is fun for the whole family. The Bay Islands Underwater Museum is an experience you will never forget. Don´t forget to bring cash for beberages and our famous Enzo Pepperoni Pizza, cooked in our adobe mud oven! Birng a towel and beach foot wear for walking on the sand and dock area. All snorkling gear, boat transportation to the site from our dock and a briefing about the museum are included. You will have the best local guides to show you the reef and the marine life!
Rexburg, Idaho
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
“Fun and Entertaining”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Great snorkeling and they've sunk various items to reflect the culture of Honduras, the Caribbean, and Latin America.

Visited October 2012
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Huntsville, TX
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40 attraction reviews
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
“Best Underwater statues I have seen”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Tex took me out on a private snorkel, since I was the only that was there at the time. He brought up a sand dollar, conch, and other items to see close up. Although he did not really give much history of the artifacts, I had read up on these before, and pretty well knew what I was seeing. The coral gardens
were also very beautiful. I came back for night snorkeling, and although I did not see the Octopus that I was hoping to see, I did see many interesting things including a beautiful butterfly fish. Thanks Tex for a job well done!

Visited September 2012
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The Woodlands, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Great snorkeling! Lots to see and great pics! Heavy with schools of fish, eel creeping in coral...just breathtaking!

Visited July 2012
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Houston, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Amazing! Worth the trip!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Lauren and his crew are awesome. It's an inexpensive way to get in some great snorkeling, even for first timers.

Visited June 2012
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San Pedro Sula, Honduras
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28 reviews 28 reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Cool adventure, original, really liked it”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We went to the uderwater museum in Sandy Bay, it was a really nice experience. They put many wrecked ship parts and mayan poterry and small temples underwater, it was a really nice underwater trip, reminded me of Jules Verne´s novel.

Visited February 2012
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