Famous Snorkel and Sandbar

Aboard Helios

Experience our two bestselling excursions in one trip aboard Helios, our 45’ power catamaran.

Experience our two most popular destinations, reef snorkeling at Coffins Patch Sanctuary Preservation Area followed by swimming, snorkeling, and relaxing at Valhalla Sandbar. Our two bestselling excursions in one trip aboard Helios, our 45’ power catamaran.

 

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DURATION

3 Hours and 30 Minutes

ABOUT

FIRST STOP: Reef Snorkeling at the Coffins Patch Sanctuary Area (40 min ride from shore). The shallow patch reefs, about four nautical miles away, feature abundant tropical SEA LIFE!

SECOND STOP: the Grassy Key Sandbar, offers shallow water snorkeling above the Turtle Grass Flats. Here you can discover Conch, Bahamian Starfish, Horseshoe Crabs and elusive Sea Horses.

After snorkeling, it’s time to soak up some Florida sunshine, chill and relax! Good tunes, giant floating mat, noodles, and balls included!

Moderate difficulty, must know how to swim. Up to 1 hour of snorkeling and up to 1 hour at the sandbar. Times dependent on weather, captain’s discretion and guests abilities.

ACTIVITY HIGHLIGHTS

  • US Coast Guard licensed Captain to ensure your safety
  • Open bow and perimeter seating
  • Large bimini providing shade
  • Premium marine sound system with Bluetooth music
  • Snorkel the worlds third largest barrier reef
  • Enjoy the Keys waters in comfort
  • Make everlasting memories!

INCLUDED:

  • Water, sodas, sparking water
  • Snorkel Gear
  • Snorkel vest
  • Giant floating mat
  • Noodles
  • Balls and frisbees
  • Restroom on boat

Complimentary Pirate Rum Punch and water is provided. **Please bring ID.

PLEASE BRING:

• Towels
• Snacks
• Sunscreen
• Sunglasses, water shoes
• Refillable water bottle

NOTES

  • MODERATE DIFFICULTY, MUST KNOW HOW TO SWIM
  • NO FULL FACE SNORKEL MASKS
  • NO OUTSIDE COOLERS
  • 20% Gratuity added for all reservations
  • Please arrive at the Hawks Cay Resort TIKI BEACH DOCK 10 minutes before departure
  • We must meet a minimum of 8 individuals to to go out. If not, you will be contacted with suggested alternatives

When sea state does not permit passage to the outer REEF, we will transition to SANDBAR only

Anyone with disabilities or health concerns must call the office to book.

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