How and Where to find Best Snorkeling in
There is no experience to compare with snorkeling a pristine coral
reef. Vanuatu abounds with snorkeling and diving opportunities. This is one of the best ways to ensure that you
enjoy your trip to the islands and experience the best (and most popular) attraction in the area – the South
However, before you can enjoy your Vanuatu snorkeling adventure, you'll have to
find a charter company. What sets a good company apart? What companies are available? Where can you snorkel? Here
are a few of the hundreds of companies in the islands offering snorkeling tours (many also offer scuba
If you're coming to Vanuatu, chances are you already have your
accommodations booked. Check with your resort to see if they offer snorkeling. Many resorts in Vanuatu have snorkeling tours available right on property, while others have
preferred partner companies with whom you can find discounted rates. Check the resort's website, or make a quick
phone call; it can pay off big. A few of the resorts that offer snorkeling tours are: Mangoes, Hideaway Island, Le
Lagon, Iririki Island Resort and White Grass Ocean Resort.
Snorkeling Companies and Operators
If your resort or hotel does not offer snorkeling, you can find a
large number of tour companies and private operators in the islands. By far, the heaviest concentration is on
Efate, centered around Port Vila, though you can find companies on some of the other islands, as well. Here are a
few tour companies located throughout the area.
Rascals in Paradise
As one of big tour operators, this company offers a variety of tours
around the world and in Vanuatu. In addition, they specialize in tours for families with children of all ages. If
you have little ones, Rascals in Paradise may be the best choice for your
Snorkeling is a popular holiday activity in Vanuatu, with many
tour operators offering the service
This local tour company offers tours, snorkeling and cruise
packages around Efate and several other islands. Pacific Sun tours are excellent for all ages and can
help you enjoy the area to the utmost.
Irrespective of your snorkeling experience, this tour company offers
scuba and snorkeling trips from Port Vila and
features extremely experienced captains and dive masters. Perfect for beginners or experienced divers, this company
offers several different packages for your enjoyment.
Vaughani Shores Vanuatu
Featuring Eco diving and PADI certified instructors/dive masters, you
can't go wrong with this company. You'll be able to choose from a variety of tour packages, as well as scuba and
snorkeling options. You'll also find all-inclusive tour options available with Vaughani
Shores that include meals and drinks.