Guided Catalina Snorkeling Trip

Learn to Snorkel in Picturesque Lover's Cove Marine Reserve

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Located about 22 miles south-southwest of Los Angeles, Santa Catalina Island is one of Southern California’s most popular snorkeling locations. It boasts clear waters, schools of flying fish and underwater sea gardens!

This hour long Snorkeling Tour is the perfect way to discover the beauty of the Catalina waters for yourself. Departing just steps from the Catalina Terminal Landing in Avalon, you’re Pacific Ocean adventure begins with an overview of Snorkeling. Once the group is ready, you will head out to Lover’s Cove. Located east of Avalon, Lover’s Cove is a marine reserve which has one of the heaviest concentrations of fish on the western coast!

Throughout the Snorkeling Trip your Guide will teach you to identify the various fish that are local to the Catalina waters as you swim alongside them and even feed them out of your hands. So whether you are looking for things to do on Catalina or for a unique experience gift, this Snorkeling Adventure is the ticket!

Where It's Located hide

  • Avalon, California

Who Is Included hide

The Guided Snorkeling Trip of Catalina Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There will be additional participants on the tour.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Snorkeling Tours are offered seven days a week year-round, subject to availability. Tours begin at 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, 12:15 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM and 3:45 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The Catalina Snorkeling Tours are approximately 60 minutes long with a total duration of approximately 1½ hours.

Weather hide

The Snorkeling Trips may be rescheduled by the Guide due to poor weather conditions such as heavy rain.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably and appropriately for swimming. It is recommended that you wear your bathing suit with a set of clothes over it. Please remember to bring a towel, sunscreen, soft soled shoes (sandals, or flip flops) plus a sweatshirt or jacket. Changing rooms and lockers are provided.

Additional Information hide

Participants must be over 3 years of age, be able to swim and feel comfortable in the water.

Individuals who are pregnant, have broken bones, a bad back or other physical conditions which are considered unsafe are not eligible to participate. Children must be accompanied by a Parent at all times.

Gratuity for your guide is not included and may be extended following your tour.

Transportation to and from Catalina is not included.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Guided Snorkeling Trip of Catalina Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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