8 Must-See Snorkeling & Diving Destinations

Dive into the watery deep for up-close encounters with the world’s diverse marine life. From colorful reefs in warm tropical waters to converging tectonic plates in the icy currents of the Arctic, travelers around the globe witness some of the most magical sea creatures and undersea geology through snorkeling and diving excursions.

With a set of swim fins, a sturdy pair of goggles, and a wetsuit for the waters that aren’t so warm, you can explore every rocky coastline and blue lagoon. Slip on your snorkel and explore these 8 scenic snorkeling and diving spots:

1. Norman Reef in Queensland, Australia

2. Jellyfish Lake in Koror, Palau

3. Pacific Harbour, Fiji

Photo by Backpackerne

4. Sail Rock in Koh Tao, Thailand

5. Cozumel, Mexico

6. Chesterfield Islands, New Caledonia

Photo by James Thomsen

7. Silfra in Thingvellir National Park, Iceland

Photo by Gary McNair

8. Helengeli Island Resort in Maldives

Photo by Swan’s Eye View

Ready to plan an unforgettable snorkeling adventure of your own? Dive into more inspiring imagery and check out our list of #Waterlust discoveries.

Wherever your travels may lead you, remember to share your favorite memories on Trover. Post your discoveries on Trover.com or on our iOS/Android apps today!