Destin Snorkeling Tour
Come snorkel the beautiful Emerald Green Waters with a reliable and well established company.
Come snorkel the beautiful emerald green waters with a reliable well established company. We have an experienced, friendly crew waiting to guide you while you snorkel, feed the fish or soak up the suns rays on the beach. We offer a 2.5 – 3 hour excursion with up to 28 passengers per trip. Often we get the joyous experience of watching the dolphins playing in their natural habitat. A CPR certified snorkel instructor is available on and off the vessel for any questions or assistance that may be needed. We provide sanitized equipment and fish food.
Destin Snorkeling Tour
Looking for fun for the whole family? Cool off with a snorkeling trip in Destin, Florida where you can get up close and personal with the local marine life. Swim in the emerald green water, feed and view fish while finding beautiful shells.
Snorkel the Destin Jetty and Encounter Marine Life
The Destin jetty is a man-made finger of rock that juts out into the Gulf of Mexico protecting the East Pass that connects Choctawhatchee Bay to the Gulf of Mexico. This partially submerged rock wall plays host to a surprising amount of marine life and provides an ideal snorkeling destination. The crew will provide fish food to attract the fish for close-up interactions!
Visitors may notice invertebrates such as blue crabs, hermit crabs and even the occasional shy octopus scuttling in and out of concealment in the rocks. You’ll see numerous fish species as you snorkel, including tangs, sergeant majors, damselfish, puffer fish and wrasse, with occasional visitors from the deeper Gulf of Mexico waters. A number of dolphin pods make the area around the jetty home, allowing for the possibility of a chance encounter with one of these resident marine mammals.
Another stop is the grass flats on Choctawhatchee Bay. This spot is more shallow with calmer waters making it a great spot to see crabs, fish and other sea life as well as searching for seashells to keep for souvenirs. There are rare occasions when we can’t snorkel the jetty due to tides, currents or jellyfish and instead will spend the entire time at the grass flats.
We have an experienced and friendly crew who will guide you while you snorkel, feed the fish or just soak up the sun’s rays on the beach. Our knowledgeable instructor stays with you in the water and will have the fish eating out of your hands.
We provide fully sanitized snorkel masks, snorkels and fins available in sizes for all ages. Our Captain and mates will help size you and instruct the proper way to wear and use the equipment. We also provide water toys, nets, noodles and more for guests to enjoy their snorkeling adventure to the fullest.
Please note that most of the time visibility is good, however the tides and rain play a large role in the color and clarity of the water so it does vary from day to day.
Our snorkeling tours are fun for the whole family but children must be at least 3-years old and 30 pounds go aboard. We recommend that guests bring sunscreen, a towel, and beverages (no glass). A cooler will be available for you on the boat.
Whether it’s a private snorkeling and shelling excursion, a dolphin tour, a sunset cruise, or hanging out at Crab Island, let our experienced crew show you around the water in Destin!
“Anticipation” is available as a private charter with a captain and mate for up to 28 passengers and “Just Right” is available as a private charter with a captain for up to 6 passengers.
Call 850-650-3825 to discuss custom options for your private group or Book Online
Waivers are required and must be completed by a parent or legal guardian for minors 17 years old and under.
Save time by completing the waivers ahead of time:
Please check in 45 minutes prior to departure time and allow plenty of time for traffic and parking.