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snorkel excursion?

Wilmington, Delaware
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snorkel excursion?

So many to choose from. What is the best snorkel excursion to go on, that is kid friendly? I want to take my son with me, he is 7.

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1. Re: snorkel excursion?

I would check out Aruba Bob. Kent, Stuart, and Kat are down home friendly and they take you to Mangel Alto where there is plenty to see. They use "water scooters" that help pull you through the water and have VERY good equipment.

Here's a video interview and you'll see some great stuff underwater as well:


Enjoy your visit.


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2. Re: snorkel excursion?

I would look at either Jolly Pirates or Tranquilo.

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3. Re: snorkel excursion?

I would check out the Black Pearl. Very nice sunset cruise with sandwiches drinks and 3 snorkel spots.

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4. Re: snorkel excursion?

With kids.. jolly pirates with rope swing for sure.

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5. Re: snorkel excursion?

I will be in Aruba next month with our 2 kids and we plan on doing our snorkel excursion with Jolly Pirates.

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6. Re: snorkel excursion?

Aruba Bob @ Mangel Alto IMO would be too much for a 7 year old ; currents can be very

difficult & water scooters may be also! Shore snorkeling from Catalina Cove would be safer.

Jolly Pirates use this area for snorkelling. Have fun!

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7. Re: snorkel excursion?

We had Captain Rene take us for a boat ride last week in Aruba. I think he generally does "snorkeling" trips. It is a private trip. He is reasonable and I believe has snorkel equipment. Boat seats up to 8 people. He allows you to tailor your own excursion. He is listed under the activity section as "Snorkeling Aruba".

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