How to get the most out of your Cancun Snorkel tour

Snorkeling is easy, but here are some tips that can help you get the most out of your next snorkeling tour. snorkeling in Cancun.

Snorkeling is simply about floating and relaxing!

Only a basic level of skill is needed to swim

Because the weather conditions in Cancun They are variable and you will be swimming in the middle of the ocean, after all, it is necessary to be able to swim without a life jacket, although its use is mandatory in all snorkeling activities in Cancun.

Tip 1: relax

The first tip for you to enjoy your snorkeling tour is to relax. Why?

Some people feel anxious the first time they put on a snorkel mask and feel uncomfortable, however take your time to get used to the sensation of breathing through your mouth before entering the water.

Float upside down in the water and kick gently with your fins. It is important to keep your legs straight and your fins underwater. Avoid overexerting yourself by kicking too fast and keep your arms at your sides.

Tip 2: Breathe slowly and deeply

We know that snorkeling is not very difficult because mostly the heavy work is done by the lifeguard, however to be able to move from one side to the other it is necessary to move your feet and arms.

This can be very tiring and so again, avoid overexertion by controlling your breathing.

Enjoy the wonders of the Mexican Caribbean while floating gently watching tropical fish, turtles, rays and the incredible coral reef of Cancun.

Tip 3: Learn how to get the water out of the tube and keep the mask clean

The snorkeling sites in Cancun are relatively calm, but the water can enter the snorkel tube or the mask, so it is important to learn how to clean them to avoid the anxiety that this can generate.

All you need to do is exhale strongly and the excess water will shoot out of the tube leaving the airway clear. To clean the mask, just lift your head out of the water and pull the mask slightly from below.

It is necessary to pay close attention to this point, as many people do not enjoy their snorkeling tours for this reason.

Stay with the group

All snorkeling tours in Cancun take place in a controlled environment where a guide is followed. Stay with the group for your safety and feel free to let your guide know if you feel uncomfortable.

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