Shark Encounter & Snorkel at Blue Lagoon Island

Starting at
$129.99 / Adult (ages 13 and over)
$119.99 / Child (ages 12 and under)
Nassau, The Bahamas
Moderate Activity Level
Minimum age 10 years
5.0 hours
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Blue Lagoon Island: Enjoy this private island’s hidden lagoons, white sandy beaches, clear turquoise waters as well as the beautiful vegetation, tropical birds and coral reefs teeming with native fish.

Fun in the Sun: Beach chairs, picnic tables, water toys, beach volleyball/soccer and board games are available.

Shark Encounter & Snorkel: In an intimate group guided by expert trainers, you will have the opportunity to feed and cradle the dorsal Bahamian nurse shark. Watch in awe as your trainer guides the shark throughout the ocean pool with ease and precision. Your unforgettable memories will be captured by a professional team of photographers and videographers. Then, gear up once again and snorkel in the natural habitat of your new shark friend.

Food & Shopping: Enjoy a snack or lunch (for purchase) at the open-air restaurant or discover local arts & crafts in an authentic Bahamian craft market.

What’s Included:

  • Beach activities and games plus unlimited use of inflatable water tubes.
  • Transportation to the island.
  • Free Wi-Fi.

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Requirements & Restrictions: Minimum age – 10 years. Minimum height – 48 in. Cameras, cells phones and other electronic devices are not allowed during the shark encounter. Water shoes are required for this tour. For safety reasons, this tour is not suitable for guests who are pregnant, with open cuts or wounds, on their menstrual cycle, have limited to no vision or hearing, lower limb amputees, mobility difficulties or use a wheelchair, or have a condition causing sudden uncontrollable movements or loud outbursts, such as epilepsy or Tourette’s. Guests must be able to climb up and down vertical platforms, such as ladders or ramps, and stand on their own for extended periods of time (30 minutes). Guests 10-17 years must be always accompanied by a ticketed adult parent/guardian who is also participating in the tour and at least 18-years of age.

What to Bring: Light clothing, water shoes and credit/debit card for purchases (no cash is accepted on the island).

Good to know: Transportation to the island is via a 35-minute, scenic boat ride. Guests booked on other Blue Lagoon tours may travel together on the same boat. Paddleboards, kayaks, clear bottom kayaks, water bikes and snorkel gear are available for rent. Access to the Aquapark will be available at additional cost of $22.99 per person, once on the island. Facilities also include showers, lockers and changing rooms. Blue Lagoon Island is certified under the global American Humane Conservation program for the welfare and humane treatment of the animals under its care.