What does snorkeling mean?
Snorkeling requires you to wear swimming goggles with a snorkel i.e. a breathing tube, and a pair of swimming fins that allow you to swim on the surface of the water while facing your head down and still be able to breathe. It is a fun activity for family and friends to indulge in, that lets you explore the vibrant ocean floor.
Is there a difference between scuba diving and snorkeling?
Yes, there is. Snorkeling enables you to breathe on the water surface with your head turned towards the water, while scuba diving lets you breathe underwater.
Does snorkeling require me to have special swimming skills?
Though a good swimmer would be more comfortable in the water, it is not necessary to have any special swimming skills as such.
While snorkeling, can I wear my contact lenses?
Indeed you can, however make sure to fasten your face mask carefully onto your face so as to avoid it filling with water.
What is included in the fee?
A. The fee of our Island Trip includes all activities mentioned in its itinerary like, meals, snorkeling, snacks, drinks and local taxes.
How long does it take to reach Grande Island?
The time needed to reach the snorkeling site is approximately 1 hour.
Can I snorkel even though I can’t swim?
Yes, you can. We will fasten a life jacket onto you that will help keep you afloat at all times.
How long a drive is it to the boat jetty?
It is usually between 15 to 20 min depending where you stay in North Goa.
What is the highlight of the entire trip?
The highlight of the trip is snorkeling and the fact that Grande Island is the only place for snorkeling in Goa.