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Tobago Buccoo Reef Glass Bottom Boat Tour
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Tobago Buccoo Reef Glass Bottom Boat Cruise and Island Sightseeing Tour
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This 10-acre coral reef and the tropical fish that inhabit it have long been popular among tourists, but have suffered in recent years from the many visitors.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish” (33 reviews)
“store bay” (12 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a glass bottom boat out over the reef and you see some spectacular fish, unfortunately the reef itself is dying and is all bleached, we did get to see 'Brain Coral' which was amazing. we also did some snorkelling but it was a bit...More

Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Sadly the reef is all but dead. The coral is bleached. Glass bottom boat was fun if you wanted to paddle on Nylon pool.

Thank Silversurfer100
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

There is a glass bottom boat that takes you to the nylon pool. It sails at 11 and the captain tour is very informative. You can see the beautiful fishes after which you bathe at the pool and snorkel around the reef. The sunset is...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Having visited Tobago 25 years ago we were eager to once again visit Bucco Reef and the Nylon Pool. We duly booked our place on one of the Glass Bottom boats and headed to the reef. What a different reef we encountered 25 years on....More

1  Thank newinn2016
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

At Pigeon Point Beach we were offered a chance to go on a glass-bottomed boat tour of the local Reef as well as Nylon Bay. Unfortunately they flat out lied about the boat and jetty we would be on so we ended up on a...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Picturesque colours and many types of fishes and coral reef under the clear blue waters of Buccoo Reef to see.

Thank dgillezeau
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

It has been said that if you dip in the nylon pool it slows aging🤔 . The reef is a beautiful site ,you are far off land and it is shallow out there. Great experience

Thank Mallay1975
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Most of the tours to the Nylon pool do a stop at the Buccoo Reef. There are lots of fishes and cool coral to see. The Reef is dying so there is a lot of brown coral. Hoping that there is some more protection for...More

Thank Rhi21
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Tobago - sister isle of Trinidad is home to a natural wonder of the world. A beautiful underwater garden filled with a variety of corals and beautiful fishes called Buccoo Reef. After viewing this beautiful underwater garden the next thing to do is to visit...More

1  Thank Suzanne W
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Took a glass bottom boat ride to here and the nylon pools. More worth the trip for the nylon pools. As reefs go, this one is average. Not a huge amount of color or life. Also lots of fire coral, which burns your skin if...More

2  Thank Jenna M
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hilarymarie27
8 June 2017|
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Response from MaltaKid | Reviewed this property |
You won't need a car seat on the Cool Runnings boat that my wife and I went on in December. If you want to snorkel then obviously someone will need to stay with your son. The trip that we were on also visited the Nylon Pool... More
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Frida_Cu
29 December 2015|
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Response from mrandmrscressy | Reviewed this property |
Hey Frida_Cu! There are tour operators right outside of the park and there are tours that leave from Store Bay. All the tours that I saw seem to have two times. One usually around 9 or 10 am and a second tour around 2pm. The... More
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