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Sundown Divers

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#8 of 16 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Nanaimo Features Animals
22 Esplanade, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 4Y7, Canada
+1 250-753-1880
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Snorkelling with the seals

We took a boat out to Shark Island and snorkelled with the seals. Saw lots of fish, starfish and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scott W
Sydney, Australia
Excellent adventure, though some equipment upgrades wouldn't hurt.

My girlfriend and I went snorkelling with seals out at Snake Island. It was absolutely amazing to... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Nanaimo, Canada
via mobile
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22 Esplanade, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 4Y7, Canada
+1 250-753-1880

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a boat out to Shark Island and snorkelled with the seals. Saw lots of fish, starfish and seals and this was an exceptional experience.

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went snorkelling with seals out at Snake Island. It was absolutely amazing to be that close to wildlife. I can't wait to do it again. I will say that the boat is quite beat up but still safe, and some of...More

1  Thank Steamer12
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Our trip probably should have been cancelled. Weather was warm and beautiful, but we were told upfront the water was choppy, but they didn't have time to contact us to cancel. Another reviewer from earlier in the summer was correct...we had to figure out how...More

2  Thank RomanticAuburnites
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The company were very friendly and efficient and informative.great tour and service The snorkelling experience with them is something that we will treasure for ever. Thank you so much guys.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We are experienced divers so we just had a fellow boat us out to the two sites we dove. He was helpful and polite.

Thank sagescrub
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We had sent an email and a phone call requesting to do some wreck dives, but we only have limited time on the coast and really short notice, but Sundown Diving staff and crew said no problem, they have the boat open and are willing...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Wife and I did snorkeling 'expedition', definitely disappointed in the experience. We fly into the nice docks and then walk 10 minutes to a store in town, after which you are driven to the 'economy docks'--and that's being nice. There is no area in the...More

1  Thank Steve K
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

My family and I (Husband, 16 year old daughter and 14 year old son) travelled to Nanaimo, late last fall and went on a great dive with two young men. our captain Mark, and our divemaster Kenny. Mark took us to the rivtow lion first,...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Had contacted Ed the owner from the UK and made enquiries about diving. Explained there would only be two of us. No problem they would run a boat just for the two of us. He explained there was a lot of local shore dives if...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We did a couple of expeditions with them - first day went snorkeling with the seals. The seals won't get too close to you but they will get curious and swim by or under you. You will be dressed in a wet suit with fins/mask/snorkel...More

1  Thank Islandgirl678
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