Duration: Full Day
Location: Due to multiple check-in locations, refer to your custom itinerary*
Round trip Catalina Island ferry transportation is included in this Catalina package.
Our kelp gardens, clear water and beautiful marine life will make this a great addition to your stay on Catalina Island.
Guests must be ambulatory and be able to access the ocean via one set of stairs.
This tour is available for most guests. Please see restrictions below.
Ages 8 and up. Must be able to swim and feel comfortable in the water.
7:15 AM – Check in at Catalina Express, Downtown Long Beach Terminal
8:15 AM – Depart for Catalina Island
9:30 AM – Arrive Catalina Island
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM Experience Catalina Island and enjoy your day
1:45 PM – Check in at Catalina Divers Supply at the Casino Dive Park (behind the Casino Building)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Enjoy your Guided Snorkeling Tour
7:00 PM – Check in at Catalina Express
7:30 PM – Depart from Avalon to Long Beach aboard Catalina Express
8:45 PM – Arrive Long Beach
Please Note, this is a sample itinerary. Your final itinerary will be sent to you in your confirmation email.
After your hour boat ride to the island explore the island’s sea life up close and personal while you snorkel in the Catalina marine preserve. This guided tour of the Catalina Dive Park will take you on a memorable adventure as you explore our underwater gardens and learn about the local marine eco-system from our professionally trained instructors.
All snorkeling equipment is provided – mask, snorkel, fins, and wetsuit. Bring a towel, bathing suit and your sense of adventure. Check out the dive trailer for additional items you may want for your experience.
What to bring and wear: Bring your bathing suit to wear while snorkeling on Catalina Island. Bring a towel, sunscreen, sandals, or flip-flops, and sweatshirt. Bring spending money (gratuities for diving crews are not included in tour cost). This is an open air excursion. Expect sun exposure! Bring & wear sunscreen.
Restrictions: For your safety, you should be in good health & free from high blood pressure, heart, neck or back problems, motion sickness, or other conditions that could be aggravated by this tour. Catalina Island weather may impact this excursion. Please contact us in the event of inclement weather.
Single Snorkeler Fee: The Guided Snorkel Eco Tour generally requires a minimum of 2 (two) guests to operate. In the event that your purchase does not meet the minimum and yours is the only purchase, there is a $20 individual diver fee. The Catalina Tours Reservations Team will contact you should this be the case to advise of the fee and confirm how you would like us to proceed or the Catalina Divers Supply Team will notify you upon check-in.
REFER TO YOUR CUSTOMIZED ITINERARY WE SEND YOU BASED ON YOUR DEPARTURE PORT.Get Directions
Each location provides an area to store your belongings. It is always best to bring only necessities to your activity as storage space may be limited. Catalina Tours and its vendors are not responsible for the loss, damage or theft of personal property.
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- Reyna R. from San Diego, CA - TripAdvisor
"First Snorkeling experience was an absolute success! I thought the rates for 2 hours were great especially for a first timer. Both ladies that helped us out were super nice! I would definitely go back with them for another snorkel adventure!"