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Bight Reef

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Address: Providenciales
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An underwater paradise of coral reefs.

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I feel the reef seems to be growing yearly.more fish this year,and more variety also.saw 6 large spotted eagle rays swimming together three to four times.saw a ray daily,as well... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Jpink8403
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was easy to access the snorkelling and enjoy the amazing sting-rays and the resident turtle. The reef is not in ideal condition and there are a few fish. The water is warm though a bit rocky to reach so I would recommend wearing water shoes.

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Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I feel the reef seems to be growing yearly.more fish this year,and more variety also.saw 6 large spotted eagle rays swimming together three to four times.saw a ray daily,as well as numerous turtles,like so many,including a loggerhead turtle,and several trigger fish.we always went early,in the water before 8 am.was super this year.

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Thank Jpink8403
Prince Edward Island
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The reef is small and protected but beautiful, fun and interesting just the same. During our swims, we saw all kinds of various fish along with sea turtles, baracuda's, nurse sharks (safe) and so much more. Very safe and close to the beach!

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Thank Elsie49
Ontario, Canada
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205 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always visit this area when in TCI to go snorkelling. There is so much to see; this time we saw many different fishes including a puffer fish. We also saw a sea turtle and a stingray. Unfortunately people don't respect this protected area and they leave some garbage behind. We also witnessed people feeding the fish "human" food when... More 

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Thank cubata
Wisconsin
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This reef is incredible! We spend hours snorkeling around and seeing the abundance of life that lives beneath the surface. On this last trip, we saw tons of turtles, eagle rays, brightly colored fish, stingray,and barracuda. On past trips we have seen nurse sharks, Jojo the dolphin, and lobster here as well. There is no need to pay for an... More 

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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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160 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful clear water. Lots of fish and coral located just off the beach. Lost of wind makes the water feel cool at first but once in it is fine.

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Buckingham, Iowa
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to Bight Reef to snorkel. We brought the snorkel equipment from our resort to the Reef and were not disappointed. Snorkel equipment and instructors are available for a fee there also.

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Thank 457sunshine
Nashua NH
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221 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really an excellent snorkel opportunity as you can access the reef right off the beach. As others have mentioned, much of the coral has died, but there were tons of fish, as well as turtles and rays to be seen! For the effort, and beginner, this was a great snorkel choice. There are some vendors right on the... More 

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Thank surfun
NY/NJ Metro area
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44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful place right off the beach and near Beaches resort. Nice reef with an abundance of fish. When we were there we saw some spotted sting rays as well as some sea turtles among all the beautiful coral and colorful fish. For mom & dad and those old enough there is even the Somewhere Bar and Grill right there for... More 

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New York City, New York
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51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are some fish and turtles here, but the reef is unhealthy and dead. Not much to see. Yes I swam pretty far out. Was nice to be able to go right from the beach with my kids, but the view was highly disappointing.

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