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Sapona

Alice Town, Bimini
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Snorkeling in a shipwreck!

One of the coolest experiences of the trip was snorkeling in this shipwreck. Beautiful fish... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeryl C
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Chicago, Illinois
Great snorkel trip!

Loved seeing this old shipwreck and letting my mind drift to how different things were back during... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Megrensmith
,
Charleston, South Carolina
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  • Average5%
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Alice Town, Bimini
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the coolest experiences of the trip was snorkeling in this shipwreck. Beautiful fish abound. Some small spaces to navigate but well worth it.

Thank Jeryl C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved seeing this old shipwreck and letting my mind drift to how different things were back during prohibition and think of what could've gone on in the ship back then. Amazing site and snorkel opportunity. Must do while in Bimini!

Thank Megrensmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ship sits in about 15 feet of crystal clear blue water. You can snorkel the entire inside of the ship and see a lot of different fish and sea creatures. Great for beginner snorkelers since it is fairly shallow and the water is so clear....More

Thank SaltySea14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sapona is easily reached by boat and offers good snorkling as well as popular climbing if and jumping off shipwreck. Teenagers get a thrill out of it. Best if combined with shark diving/snorkling off the reefs nearby , check Neal Watson

Thank AstridGO
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Fish, fish, fish, colors, lobsters, corals and sponges! One of the best sites in Bimini. When travelling in Bimini it is a MUST event!

Thank canadadogs
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great dive and snorkeling shipwreck experience. A few sections, lots of fish and plenty to see. Have been here several times and love the history associated with Sapona.

Thank Raeline B
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We did the sapona with our kids. We were concerned about the winds but it wasn't bad at all. My husband saw a ray. At the back of the ship we saw a good amount of fish but the number of types isn't a ton....More

Thank Sara_sakflva
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Fun place to go on a boat. Climb on the wreck and jump into the water. Next time I'll bring water shoes and gloves because the metal shards are rusty and hot...not so kind on the skin.

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Over the course of several years of cruising the Bahamas in our boat we have visited the Sapona many times. There are always a number of fish in the area and generally you will see a shark or two. The wreck itself was a concrete...More

Thank Charles700
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

So let me tell you about Sapona..... For the first time in my life I go snorkeling in a ship wreck. The experience was fascinating. I was able to swim inside the ship hull and see all the fish that are inside. I even had...More

2  Thank MannyHdez1
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2kayak
Can you get there from a beach or do you have to take a boat out?
28 December 2016|
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Response from danm7876 | Reviewed this property |
By boat only.
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Cory A
What is the average price per person
4 June 2016|
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Response from n2deepTampa_Florida | Reviewed this property |
It's not very expensive, you can dive or snorkel Best Place to use the Bimini Big Game They are great! I'm sure they have a price list on web site... Have fun
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