Useful tips

What age can kids start snorkeling?

What age can kids start snorkeling?

You can try as early as age two with the toddler snorkel gear we recommend below, while some kids will do better at age 4 or even 6.

Do kids need flippers to snorkel?

Snorkel fins for kids aren’t essential for snorkeling, they can just use a kids mask and snorkel set. But kids snorkel fins do add to the fun.

How can I help my child snorkel?

Let your kids play with the mask in the water. They’ll love looking for items in the shallow end. Once they get accustomed to their mask, you can start giving them other pieces. Until then, let them practice the body up, face down in the water technique before having them swim.

Can kids who can’t swim snorkel?

The short answer is yes, doing it right non-swimmers can snorkel! Once understanding this, a shallow waters area is needed to offer the briefing, where non- swimmers feel safe and open to listening to any instruction. In Total Snorkel Cancun, we offer a useful briefing/lesson before getting on board.

What should I teach my kids about snorkeling?

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How old do kids have to be to go snorkeling?

Kids as young as 3 years of age can learn how to snorkel. Some kids, like our son, are naturals. They love the water and can snorkel almost straight away. For other kids, it takes a bit more practice. Even adults can find snorkeling a bit of a challenge at first.

Is it good to buy snorkel sets for kids?

Snorkel sets are great for kids and can be very economical. You can usually save money by buying the whole set as opposed to buying each piece individually. Kids snorkeling gear has come a long way and there are now quite a few choices available.

Which is the best snorkeling mask for kids?

With kids, we are always directly in eyesight at all times. Stay safe everyone and practice safe snorkeling habits! Cressi is one of the best brands when it comes to snorkeling for kids. This deluxe mask and snorkel set for kids is perfect for those who are ready to graduate to a more traditional snorkel maks.