Negombo Private Snorkeling Tour

Water Sports in Negombo

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This two-hour adventure gives you an amazing opportunity to get a clear view of the sea life that inhabit the shallow waters just off Negombo. Feast your eyes on colourful corals. Enjoy the lively darting shoals of silvery fish. See if you can catch sight of those beautiful clownfish amongst the anemones. There's a whole world down below the shiny blue surface of the sea. Learn the ocean as you have never before. SKU: LK60051700
Begin your snorkeling tour at the harbor in Negombo at 9:00 am. Other times can be arranged, but the visibility of the sea floor gets less clear the later you wait in the day. In addition, many inhabitants of the sea hide in the shady crevices beyond sight when the sun climbs higher. Your boat ride takes up to 20 minutes to get to the best snorkeling spot in Negombo, where the sea off the coast is shallow for a fair distance and is protected by coral reefs that act as breakwaters. This allows many types of fish to live in the shallows, as well as life on the sea floor such as sea anemones, sea cucumbers, starfish, and coral (formed by polyps). While snorkeling, you will be able to see sights such as living coral in different colors, silver-blue shoals of small fish, a hermit crab who peeks out for prey, flowery-looking anemones that hide from danger in their midst, clown fish who wanders among the strands, and much more. If you bring an underwater camera, you will be able to take some great photos, too.After finishing your snorkeling session, you will be returned to the harbor, where the boat drops you off at 9:30am, completing the tour.

What’s included

  • Boat and snorkelling equipment

What’s not included

  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Expenses of Personal Nature