Snorkeling is a really accessible and fun option for anyone staying at a beach destination. The waters of Africa’s coastline can provide beautiful and serene underwater vistas. We particularly love the Quirimbas Archipelago in northern Mozambique, a string of 12 islands where clear blue waters shelter countless species of fish and new species are regularly discovered. What were until recently untouched islands now shelter eco-friendly lodges built in the spirit of the best safari camps. We also love Azura Benguerra Lodge and Marlin Lodge in Mozambique.

The Seychelles Islands harbor amazing coral and varied fish species. For the ultimate island experience, a helicopter whisks you off to remote North Island where snorkeling is only one of the many beach activities to keep you occupied for days.

Zanzibar also offers a host of fabulous snorkeling sites for which we particularly love Mnemba Island. The Lamu Archepelago in Kenya also offers great snorkeling, for which our favorite property is Mike's Camp on Kiwayu Island.

CONNECT with your personal travel expert.

Have you started planning your safari on your own? Are you totally overwhelmed with all the informationout there? Let us help you cut through all the conflicting information online and start planning a safari that is completely tailored to you. Get in touch with us and we can discuss your travel passions and help you begin the planning process for your dream safari.

Lara Ray