People tend to underestimate the beauty of snorkelling. First thing that comes to mind is going to your local beach, grab a set of snorkels and try to catch the feet of your friends under water. But when doing right, you will be amazed by the colorful underwater world full of corals and smaller fish in exotic snorkel destinations. There are many tour activities focused solely on snorkelling, there even beautiful liveaboards which are normally focused on diving now only aimed at snorkel activities. It's a great activity for the whole family but can considered just as astonishing as diving. It's wise to do your research and be up to date with the state of the coral of the location you desire to visit.
This is the world largest coral reef system. When you think you have seen it all, you have to see this. This enormous reef is composed of over 2.900 individual reefs and over 900 islands and is even labelled as one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. Besides being a great place for diving, it's also considered a great place for snorkelling. There are many smaller boat trips available via resorts to bring you to great destinations where you can snorkel for many hours. The boat is often accompanied by 2 people who will make sure you don't drift off to far and will fetch you when you are done at a certain area and ready to go to another snorkel area. Like with every outdoor activity make sure you are well prepared and especially for the sun which can really leave a mark. You can find many sea creatures here ranging from the green see turtle to the smaller clown fish better known as Nemo from the Disney film. There are over 1.500 fish species for you to admire while snorkelling here during your holiday.
Komodo National Park is a great place for hiking trips, many will think immediately of the famous Komodo dragon which can be become humongous. But what some people don't know is that waters in this National Park are great for snorkelling. Local travel agents will know the ins and outs of great places for diving and snorkelling and they know when the current is not too strong so you can enjoy it at your own pace. We would highly recommend snorkel fanatics to visit this place in the beautiful and friendly Indonesia.