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Cano Island

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Address: Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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US$135.00*
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Great snorkeling

Great visibility and also, lots of LARGE fish. Sea turtles, white tip reef shark and a lot of ANgels and Eels.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Ginette S
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Port Isabel, Texas
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Port Isabel, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great visibility and also, lots of LARGE fish. Sea turtles, white tip reef shark and a lot of ANgels and Eels.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have dove in Hawaii, Bahamas, FL keys and Belize and thought this was great. We saw sharks, turtles and huge schools of fish! The water is very deep and the fish are plentiful.

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went snorkeling at Cano Island. We didn't really see much, and it was so sad to just see dead Coral. It really makes one aware of how we have damaged the earth.

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Wijchen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

can snorkle there and hang around on the beach a little, the rest of the island is protected, which is a good thing. We saw turtles, shark and beautiful fish.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the trip to snorkel as we saw some small reef sharks, turtles and lots of fish Good visibility We could only stay on beach and not tour the island

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You go here for the possibility to snorkle outside or to swim and explore the island. It has a medium sized beach but no services what so ever including toilets. If you walk up on the island watch out you dont lose your way, the trail tapers off and becomes hard to see.

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Saint John, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful island with shower to rinse off salt water located right on the beach. Good place to rest during 1/2 day snorkel tour. Swimming near waters edge was a bit of a challenge, watch for strong waves. We had incredibly clear conditions, even the guides were excited about the amazing visabilty. Saw a shark resting near the bottom (as close... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During this half day activity we had two sessions of snorkeling. In the first one we saw many colorful fish. In the second we saw some little sharks (not dangerous). Between the two sessions there in one hour rest on the island. After that we had a stop for a nice picnik on the lovely paradise beach.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Cano Island on a 1 day snorkelling trip in December 2016 with my husband and 2 kids 9 and 11 yrs. We were staying at Tranquilo Lodge in Drake Bay. The snorkelling trip was organised by Tropical Tours. The boat picked us up at 7am on the beach near the Lodge. It was a short boat ride to... More 

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Needham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much fun to spend a few hours on Cano Island. We had a wonderful snorkeling tour with Daniel. He was awesome!

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