Price: $75 per person.
The departure for the Snorkeling Tour at Jaco is at 7;30 am.
This tour including transportation with A/C and a professional dive master tour guide.
We have two outstanding dive shops in our area that offer professionally guided snorkeling and spearfishing excursions in Costa Rica for all levels and interests.
Most dives take place at Playa blanca beach 20 minutes outside of Jaco at the secret reef.
Puntaleona beach Reserve protects an important marine environment (2700 marine hectares) that is inhabited by a large number of plants, corals and animals.
The clear waters are home to many species of fish, invertebrate animals, algae and mammals like dolphins and whales and sea turtles .
Within its borders you'll find rock formations and coral reefs.
Dolphins are often spotted and migrating whales can be seen in February and March.
Tons of microorganisms from the River flow into the sea supplying food for many species of fish and their predators.
which lasts approximately 3 hours, enjoy frequent sightings of dolphins, marine birds, as well as -- in season -- whales, false orcas and sea turtles. Playa blanca is an ideal spot for snorkeling, swimming or just relaxing.
Two trails are available in playa blanca for light hiking, the first trail leading to the site of many of the archaeological discoveries, where a few representative artifacts still remain, and the second to a beautiful lookout on the south side of the island.
Aquatic life around playa blanca is spectacular, and snorkelers will find a broad and colorful spectrum of Pacific Coast reef fish such as: triggerfish, needlefish, parrotfish, angelfish, puffers, grunts, snapper, among many others -- as well as rays, sea turtles and white tip reef.
After a relaxing and fun-filled day, we depart playa blanca at 1:30 pm for the 20 minutes trip back to your hotel. playa blanca is often used as a migratory passage of birds who fly to warmer climes from the northern hemisphere during the winter.
The only other trees growing out here include the rubber tree, the wild cocoa tree and some shrubs and bushes.
Besides birds like the osprey, black hawk, cattle egret and phalarope, some common animals and reptiles like iguanas on playa blanca, possums, tree frogs, moths, armadillo, monkey and tucan racoon beetles and lizards.
playa blanca virgin waters are some of the bluest in the country, and are home to a spectacular variety of stunning marine flora and fauna as well as some gorgeous coral reefs.
Rated as being the best underwater adventure diving and snorkeling spots in the world.
With fantastic underwater visibility, one can see on any given day, sea turtles, dolphins, stingrays, rays, moray eels, snapper and grouper swimming alongside a variety sharks and humpback or pilot whales.
We have all the the necesary accsesories, the tours including snacks and drinks the time of the tour is 3 1/2 hours to enjoy on the sea with white sand beach called playa blanca.