The catamaran departs from cruise terminal and sails to West coast of the island. The catamaran anchors off at Boca Cathalina for swimming and snorkeling for about 45 minutes followed with a 10 minute sail to the second stop, the Antilla for swimming and snorkeling. Afterwards the catamaran sails leisurely back to the cruise terminal while rum punch is served. Equipment is provided. An adult must accompany children.
A 3-hour snorkel adventure that gives you the chance to marvel at the beauty of Aruba's coastline and the riches of Aruba's underwater. The perfect combination of wind, sun and sailing makes this a fun and relaxing trip at the same time.
After some smooth sailing, the first stop will be at Boca Cathalina for some great reef snorkeling. As the depth will be around 15 feet, this is the perfect place to refresh or learn snorkeling skills. The second stop will be at the famous Antilla ship wreck. A remnant of World War II, the Antilla was scuttled by its own captain, to prevent it from being captured by the Dutch Marines. It is lying on its side in 60 feet of water and voted as one of the worlds top ten dive and snorkel sites it is an experience you won't forget. After the snorkeling follows a relaxing sail back to the cruise ship with complimentatry rum punch, juices and soda's combined with recorded music.
Note: Minimum age is 3 years. Guests should consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition should take particular caution when selecting a tour with snorkeling/swimming elements. Guests who have concerns should consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.