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Discovery Snorkeling and Glassbottom Cruise

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Address: De Palm Pier | Holiday Inn Beach, Noord, Aruba
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Enjoy a great underwater view without getting wet!!

First of all - the nice young men at the Discovery tent on the beach were super helpful in making sure we had all sorts of interesting things to do while in Aruba. They were... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
MelanusKey
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Farmington, New Hampshire
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Aruba
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18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went on the Discovery glass bottom boat last friday April 21st and were the only ones on board for the tour that day. They had another group that cancelled on them. We had the boat to ourselves. We went with 3 kids ages 3,6 and 12 and it was perfect. We did 3 stops Antilla Wreck, Arashi Reef, Boca catalina... More 

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Farmington, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

First of all - the nice young men at the Discovery tent on the beach were super helpful in making sure we had all sorts of interesting things to do while in Aruba. They were honest about the weather not being good for a boat ride - too choppy - and they also found us the best prices. The glass... More 

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3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to go on Discovery Glassbottom boat and snorkel because the kids did not want to do a 4hr tour and none of us wanted to snorkel the Antilla due to the stronger current there. This trip is 2 hrs long which was perfect. We snorkeled at Boca Catalina for approx 1/2hr. We also sailed over the Antilla and... More 

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Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Captain Hubert and first-mate Joshua made this 2 hour tour VERY enjoyable! with all you can drink, 3 stops (one of which was snorkeling) and seeing the fabulous ocean bottom was awesome! Very reasonably priced!

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Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

This was a really fun two hours, we first snorkeled at arashi beach, then saw the coral reef through the glass bottom and finally went to the German shipwreck. All drinks are included, snorkel equipment as well. Boat is almost full shade so low risk of getting too much sun! Captain and crew are very friendly and a bit of... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

For 15 years we have never done this,my husband was not interested. But this year he surprised me with tickets and the little ride out to semi sub,and the semi sub were very nice. Good history lesson.

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Thank Annemarie53
Morganton, North Carolina
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

We recently returned from 10 Days in Aruba. We had a wonderful time. One of our excursion included the glass bottom boat. It was amazing! We saw lots of different fish. But the best part was seeing a yearling sea turtle just swimming by us. We happen to be in Aruba during nesting season, I was looking forward to seeing... More 

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Massachusetts
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Crew was great and more then accommodating we just happened to catch the tour with 16 little kids and it became somewhat annoying but no fault of the crew

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Orlando, Florida
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160 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Another preferred excursion did not have sufficient passengers for an excursion so we decided to take the Glass Bottom Boat. It was a bit over an hour before it was scheduled so we waited around the general area. When it came time to board the deckhand asked if we minded waited for another group who was on t he way... More 

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Roselle Park, New Jersey
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This was a great trip while on vacation....only 2 hrs. Unlimited drinks. Snorkeling on the first stop to see the fish. 2nd stop id the coral reef then 3rd stop is the German shipwreck. Carlos & The Captain were GREAT!!!! Must do trip!

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