• Cruises & boat tours

One and a half hour Pope's Eye Guided Reef Snorkel Boat Tour

Esplanade, Sorrento, Victoria, 3943

Zoom across the bay from Sorrento on a fast and fun boat ride for just 12 guests to plunge the best snorkelling spot in Port Phillip Bay, known as Pope's Eye.

At this Marine Park, the protected shallow waters of the Great Southern Reef are perfect to develop your snorkelling skills whilst seeing unique colourful fish and the beautiful birdlife that nests there, the Australasian Gannets.

A guided tour around what was once going to be a man-made fort, you will grow in confidence, starting inside then exploring the outer reef of the marine park where you will be amazed by the amount of different fish and vibrance of the kelp.

As Victoria's Number One Adventure Tourism operators we are experts in taking new and beginner snorkellers from fear to fun with our trained snorkel guides by your side, all in just a few moments in the water.

Home to marine life only found in temperate waters, you'll get up close and personal to unique fish, rays and the chance to even maybe swim with seals, an experience like nowhere else.

Type Indicative prices

Adult Snorkeller: $89 Adult Observer: $79

$79.00 - $89.00

Child Snorkeller (8-14yrs): $69



Zippy fast RIB boat ride Maximum 12 guests All snorkelling gear including 5mm wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins 1.5hr tour, with up to 1-hour snorkelling at Pope's Eye Marine Park Guided tour with care and attention from expert in-water guides Great Southern Reef snorkel experience

Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 08/01/20 - 25/04/20

    Daily: 09:00am - 10:30am

WaterMaarq charters operate from the lovely seaside town of Sorrento on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.

Providing boutique up close wildlife experiences, snorkelling and freediving adventures, you will discover the beauty of the environment above and below the water. WaterMaarq's personalised approach gives you the confidence to enjoy life-changing freediving and marine wildlife experiences.

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Esplanade, Sorrento, Victoria, 3943

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