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Address: Bimini
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Staghorn and Elkhorn coral can be seen at this colorful reef.

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Freeport Snorkeling and Sightseeing Tour
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Went on a tour with RCI, Oasis for $35.pp. and it was money well spent. Several local boats pick up the hoards of snorkelers, it was well organized. Try to get in a smaller boat... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Lori H
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Orange, California
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Orange, California
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111 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a tour with RCI, Oasis for $35.pp. and it was money well spent. Several local boats pick up the hoards of snorkelers, it was well organized. Try to get in a smaller boat as you'll have more time to snorkel. Once on board you travel out a few miles from where the cruise ships dock to the reef... More 

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NYC
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Abundant reef area , large amounts of fish, different species, good clarity, not too much surge , decent weather, worthwhile trip to do

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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

This is the only Rainbow Reef I can find in the Bahamas. My husband and I went snorkeling with the Seastar boat at Rainbow Reef in Nassau, Bahamas a week ago. This was a great little excursion for the short period of time that we were in port. There was so much to see and explore. The waters were a... More 

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1 Thank Audrey G
New York City, New York
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107 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Rainbow Reef is a snorkel dive for most, but we scuba and take full advantage of the reefs all around Bimini.. Have been doing that for years now and still enjoy it.. Like and old friend..

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Thank Kayla M
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

We had almost decided to give up snorkeling, as a few destinations were a let down after the coral in Fiji. This excursion was booked through our cruise ship. The reef was glorious - a riot of purple and yellow, with small mantas and pretty fish everywhere. Don't miss this!

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1 Thank Kathleen M
Wooster, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

We booked an excursion to go snorkeling from our Royal Caribbean cruise to the Bahamas. This adventure was the highlight of our trip. The crew was very safety conscious, showing us how to use the equipment, plus checking on everyone once we were in the water. The boat never left the site and a crew member was in the water... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Of the sites in Bimini, this was probably a top one. Not the hugest variety but definitely the largest schools. Lots of sergeant majors, butterfly fish, blue tangs,

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Joplin, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

If you get a chance to snorkel here, do it! One of the most amazing experiences of my life. The fish will actually swim up to you and you can see everything even in 20-25 ft deep water. Simply breathtaking.

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1 Thank Jason M
Boca Raton, Florida
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118 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

I had high expectations for the reef. I believe that the pier being built by Worlds Resort for their cruise ship has cause enough disruption with sand and noise that the reef is much more bare now then in the past. There are several others around with much clearer water.. at least until the pier is completed.

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Racine, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014

This was by far the best snorkeling trip I have ever taken. I have only snorkeled twice, but still this was above and beyond the better of the two times. The reef is beautiful, with colorful rainbow fish and so many different types of coral! The water is kind of chilly, but not unbearable, and it is not too deep,... More 

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