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American Diving

#19 of 39 Boat Tours & Water Sports in South Padre Island Features Animals
33256 State Park Road 100, Suite 104, South Padre Island, TX 78597-0201
+1 956-761-2030
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Snorkeling in South Padre

We took a large group of students out snorkeling with this outfit. The students had a lot of fun... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vienna, Missouri
Good for novices

A little underwhelming. Crew was great & boat had A/C. To many people in to small of an area means... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Mikel M
via mobile
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33256 State Park Road 100, Suite 104, South Padre Island, TX 78597-0201
+1 956-761-2030
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a large group of students out snorkeling with this outfit. The students had a lot of fun. I would definitely recommend it for anyone who wants to try snorkeling

1  Thank KimberlyObenauer
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

A little underwhelming. Crew was great & boat had A/C. To many people in to small of an area means low viability. Also the depth is about 3-5 feet. The crew gives you some fish food which was great but after that not much to...More

Thank Mikel M
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This was a first for my bf and I; I'm very pleased that we were able to find a spot where the water was clear of course not crystal but it will do. The fact that the boat was air conditioned was great since it...More

Thank Ariel G
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great time and these guys were very professional. I can't wait for little ones to be old enough do full under water diving with with these guys.

Thank GuillermoSanch
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The experience was nice & out hosts were outstanding HOWEVER i was disappointed in the Gulf as the water was shallow & murky, we road the boat 45 mins out from shore and i could still stand in the "ocean" that came to my neck,...More

Thank Chariese R
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We were first time snorkeler's. Experience was great! Friendly staff!! Got to hand feed fish, the fish were kinda overwhelming at first but you will get use to it. Will do it again next year.

1  Thank Katrina V
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My entire family had originally planned to go (plus a friend from college). The shop called the day before to let us know the conditions may not be that great. My family opted out, but my friend and I still went on the trip. The...More

1  Thank Emily I
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Very organized crew. They took care of changing out tanks and equipment on board ship. Highly recommend you take Bonine for motion sickness starting with a couple days ahead so you can get used to it and not get sleepy. The boat ride out takes...More

Thank Marsnomad
Reviewed 1 September 2015

With American Diving, Ingrid and I dove on the Texas Clipper , nice deep diving, Lots of fish, ray, spade fish, groupers, 4 dives total ,, nice weekend trip

1  Thank gwconner
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We had a great dive out to the Texas Clipper. The dive crew is fantastic, the set up to get people in the water and back on the boat is great! Everyone has a number, they call yours, you got sit on the back of...More

Thank Galaxcytraveling
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
My girlfriend and I are coming to South Padre Island in early March of 2017. I am a certified diver but she is not. I was wondering if you have snorkel trips available. What the rates are and what the water temps at that time might be. Thank you
7 December 2016|
Response from Michael R |
American Diving doesn't run regularly scheduled snorkeling trips until middle of May. You can rent gear from them and go in the bay. Water temps can range from 60 -70 around the time you are looking to come down.
Prices on scuba diving
17 July 2016|
Response from Michael R |
If you go onto American Divings website you can find all the trip prices on there.