Guided Snorkel Eco Tour Package

Duration: Full Day

Location: Due to multiple check-in locations, refer to your custom itinerary*



Senior (55+)


Child (8-11)


Single guests will be assessed a single snorkeler fee of $20. Should other guests book at the same snorkel time as you, the $20 will be credited back to you.


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Take a guided snorkel journey through the waters around Catalina Island.

  • This guided snorkel tour in the Casino Point Dive Park is a must for anyone who loves the ocean.
  • You will be surrounded by local aquatic life, kelp and fish while an informative guide shows off Catalina's fascinating marine life.
  • The dive park is a well-established marine preserve and offers an abundance of local aquatic life like the colorful garibaldi.
  • Look for schooling blacksmith, kelp bass, bat rays, and maybe even a giant black sea bass.

Round trip Catalina Island ferry transportation is included in this Catalina package.

Our kelp gardens, clear water beautiful marine life will make this an awesome Catalina memory.

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.

What to Expect

Sample Itinerary:

6:35 AM – Check-in with Catalina Express, Downtown Long Beach Terminal
7:05 AM – Depart for Catalina Island
8:20 AM – Arrive Catalina Island
9:30 AM – 1:30 PM Experience Catalina Island and enjoy your day
1:45 PM – Check-in with Catalina Divers Supply at the Casino Dive Park (behind the Casino Building)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Enjoy your Guided Snorkeling Tour
6:00 PM – Check-in with Catalina Express
6:30 PM – Depart from Avalon to Long Beach aboard Catalina Express
7:45 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 you should know about this experience and COVID-19:

  • Masks are mandatory while on the surface for all guests
  • Capacity is limited to allow for social distancing
  • Additional sanitizing is happening regularly

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 a 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.


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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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"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!"

- Reyna R. from San Diego, CA - TripAdvisor
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