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Address: Grenada
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A small beach island known for its snorkeling.

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US$2,002.62*
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7-Day Catamaran Sailing Cruise to the Tobago Cays and the Grenadines
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Relaxed and Chiled

If you are visiting Carraicou and enjoy snorkelling then this small sandy island is worth the 5 minute boat ride. Nothing on the island but lovely sand and clear blue waters. You... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Andree W
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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are visiting Carraicou and enjoy snorkelling then this small sandy island is worth the 5 minute boat ride. Nothing on the island but lovely sand and clear blue waters. You can watch the hermit crabs on land or swim and admire the various species of fish. Choose your path carefully into the sea as there are rocks with... More 

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Aldwick, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely beach, very quiet, great for Snorkelling. be careful of where you swim as the north end of the island has a lot of spinney sea urchins which really hurt when trodden on. Stay to the centre of the island.

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Okotoks Alberta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cost $15US per person from Paradise Beach from Hard Wood Bar water taxi. The beach was nice and had a picnic table there. Tidal pool to see some fishes but the snorkelling was a little rough the water and didn't see much fish. But we thought we would be by our selves but some yacht people came to snorkel about... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small, uninhabited island off Carriacou seems to be a popular stopover for sailboats, windjammers, and people looking for good snorkeling. If you go ashore you can explore the whole island in five minutes. There are no amenities of any kind on the island: no shelter, no fresh water, no toilets. There are also no trash receptacles, and some slobs... More 

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Postcard perfection! One of the top picks in the entire Caribbean.... it's exactly what you think of when you think of a piece of ' heaven in the middle of the ocean'

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isle of wight
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hire a water taxi from the Hardwood Bar on Paradise Beach and head over to Sandy Island , it's a beautiful spot with lovely clear water and good snorkelling. There are no amenities here so bring a picnic and enjoy a day on a desert island !!

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Thank lunan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the main land this looks like a beautiful white sand oasis and yes it is kind of like that but we were disappointed when we actually landed on the island. The sand is quite course and there are lots of large stones around as you enter the sea so that coupled with a steep entry makes getting in and... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This Island is a long strip of sand off of Carricou. It has some palm trees on it for shade and beautiful sand. Some nice snorkeling off the northern end

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Poplar Grove, IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We loved the beach. It was so convenient to our anchorage and the water was so clear. It is an active beach on weekends with locals, not just travelers. We could have stayed here all day long but a storm came up and there is no protection on the island. If sailing the Grenadines, this is a good spot to... More 

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Montclair, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We took Curtis' taxi (boat from the Off The Hook) restaurant here for a 2-hour stay. Palms provide scant shade, but the water was clear, the breeze was refreshing and the views are unparalleled.

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