Cozumel El Cielo Reef Snorkel Trip
Cozumel is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Mexico. Located right under Cancun, this island covers an area of about 570 square kilometers which make it the largest (Mexican) island in the Caribbean Sea. According to some statistics, Cozumel Island is visited by about 3 million tourists. One of the favorite activities on this island is snorkeling. With more than 300 sunny days a year, water that is warm throughout the year and underwater visibility of over 150 feet, Cozumel is a real paradise for beginner and experienced snorkelers. Many different types of corals, different species of fish (some of them are endemic) and other interesting wildlife can be seen in different parts around the island. So, it is no surprise why there are so many snorkeling tours all year long. One of the most popular ones is El Cielo Cozumel Snorkeling Tour.
El Cielo is an area known for the shallow, turquoise waters. There is a great beach and a so-called sandbar. Those who are interested in taking El Cielo Cozumel snorkeling tour will see some of the most exciting reefs on this island. This area is best known for the starfish. Of course, this is not the only example of sea creatures and plants you can find there. The marine life is especially rich in this area.
The boats used for these tours usually take a limited number of snorkelers, so you can rest assured that it won’t be too much crowded on the boat and in the water. What is good to mention is that it is not only the place where you are going that’s interesting, but also the trip itself is fun. People listen to traditional and popular music from this area and have the chance to eat fresh fruits and veggies, sandwiches, natural juices, beer and of course – margaritas! Keep in mind that alcohol is allowed only when the snorkeling activity is finished.
As we said before, these tours allow visitors to visit more than one reef. These reefs are carefully chosen by snorkelers with great experience. In other words, you will get a glimpse at one of the best areas for snorkeling in Mexico. The travelers will get a short demonstration about proper snorkeling. So, even if you are a complete beginner you can still enjoy the marine life in Cozumel. Needless to say, the instructor will guide you through this activity and help you explore these incredible areas.
Once you are done with the snorkeling, the tour continues towards El Cielo or The Heaven in Spanish. This is where the part begins. El Cielo is an area with very shallow waters usually around the waistline of an average person. The waters are incredibly clear during every season of the year. It is good to know that this area can be accessed only with the help of a boat. You can enjoy the natural massage provided by the white sand under your feet, the warm water and a couple of drinks while you are there.
El Cielo Cozumel Snorkeling Tour is a must do for every visitor of this amazing island.