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“Beautiful island, good swimming and snorkeling”
Review of Cano Island

Cano Island
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Two-Tank Dive at Caño Island
Ranked #1 of 25 things to do in Drake Bay
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Reviewed December 19, 2012

I went on a snorkeling tour. Beautiful water. There were huge schools of fish. The guide was very good. My husband swam near the beautiful beach.

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Reviewed December 19, 2012

They had closed the island for a while for maintenance. Now, one can still visit the island, but there a re no toilets nor bathhouses that visitors can use. Still a gorgeous site, we had a blast snorkeling, saw tons of fish and the island is just awesome.

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Reviewed December 17, 2012

The island was off limits at the time of our visit but the snorkling was great and we witnessed false orcas, humpbacks, dolphins and others during our trip. The lunch on Playa de San Josecito was a treat!

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Reviewed December 7, 2012

You can't really visit much of the island itself, but can snorkel/dive with permission. The island is completely protected to retain it's natural state, which is better than being able to visit it. :)

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Reviewed December 6, 2012

A lot of fish and many white sharks. Unfortunately the visibility was 5-10 meters due to some particles in the water. Nice place to dive

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