Immerse yourself in Southeast Alaska's breathtaking underwater world as you snorkel the calm, clear waters of Mountain Point. Stay toasty warm in a state-of-the-art 7mm wetsuit with hood, boots and gloves as you hover among Alaska's diverse and colorful marine life. Mountain Point is Southeast Alaska's premier snorkeling destination. The site has shallow tide pools teeming with marine life and steep underwater walls for free diving, all just five miles from your ship. Change into your wetsuit in the comfort of heated dressing rooms. There is secure storage for your belongings and all equipment is provided for this truly unique adventure. Your guides are PADI professionals with Divemaster or SCUBA Instructor certifications.
High quality equipment is used, complete with prescription masks, Scubapro Twin Jet fins and optional weightbelts for free diving. Complete instruction, in-water supervision and entertaining in-water narrative make this award-winning excursion suitable for beginners and experienced snorkelers alike. During your one hour guided marine life tour you'll observe and handle a variety of multi-colored sea stars, urchins and sea cucumbers. Discover the myriad of fish and colorful invertebrates while snorkeling over the kelp forest. Enjoy a hot beverage before returning to your ship.
Need to Know:
Note: Minimum weight is 80 lbs; maximum weight is 260 lbs. Bring a towel and a swimsuit. Waiver must be signed. Past or present medical conditions may restrict participation.
CARACTERÍSTICAS DE LA ACTIVIDAD
Tipo de excursión:
Buceo y buceo de superficie
Nivel de actividad:
Los tours con este nivel de actividad implican un esfuerzo físico durante períodos prolongados; puede que tengas que caminar por terreno escabroso o empinado o nadar en una corriente suave. Recomendado únicamente para viajeros aventureros y en buen estado físico.