Published: Jun 18 2021
Are you looking for sustainable marine travel? You've come to the right place. Exploring the open waters is an incredible way to get up close and personal with nature and experience the enchantment of our oceans. Embark on an aquatic adventure by booking one of our eco-friendly tours. By traveling and exploring sustainably, you are supporting ocean and marine conservation!
Through GetMyBoat, you can choose from thousands of sustainable tours that are perfect for people of all ages and skill levels. Here are a few ideas to get you started on your eco-friendly travels.
Kayaking is a phenomenal way to lower your carbon footprint on the water! Clear kayaks allow you to see fish and other wildlife underneath you as you paddle. On this tour, you will kayak through the crystal clear waters of Key West, Florida. This tour includes snorkeling, which is another way to get up close and personal with the local marine life. The transparent kayak and snorkel tour starts at $99 for a fun-filled day on the water.
These kayaks are popular in locations with pristine water like Lake Tahoe, Turks and Caicos, the Maldives, and more!. You can search our website for more clear-kayaking tours near you.
Guest will embark on a magical journey through the Cayman wetlands and bioluminescent bay. Bioluminescence is a natural phenomenon that occurs through a chemical reaction that produces light in an organism’s body. This is common in many species of fish, shrimp, squid, phytoplankton, and even jellyfish. With every stroke of your paddle, you will witness the water light up as luminous marine life swims past your kayak. The magical light show taking place in the water is a unique experience you will remember for a lifetime. The fully guided tour starts as low as $59/per person and is about 1.5-2 hours long. No experience is necessary for this tour.
The tour operator’s main priority is the care and preservation of the environments they enter. They’re completely eco-friendly and offer an electric boat tour through the mangroves and bioluminescent bay which accommodates people of all ages and adventure levels.
Paddleboarding is a great eco-friendly watersport where you can adventure through the water without causing pollution. You can explore undisturbed natural areas that are not accessible by land. Stand-up paddleboarding is an awesome way to stay active while enjoying the beautiful scenery from the water.
The SUP and Snorkeling Adventure Tour starts at $69/ per person and lasts around 3 hours. The tour starts with guests paddling along the picturesque coastline of St. Kitts. It continues with snorkeling in crystal clear Caribbean waters. Guests may see turtle, stingrays, and starfish that frequent the area. Next, the group will stop at a private beach where adventurers can relax, sunbathe, and check out the beautiful conches that cover the sand. The tour operator provides large stable paddleboards that are great for beginners.
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For all of the nature lovers out there, a Turtle Nesting Night Tour is a must! During this tour, the bilingual guide will accompany you along the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica and show you the best spots to witness the turtles nesting. The nesting process starts with a hole that the turtle digs, then they lay their eggs, cover them, and head back to the sea. If you’re lucky enough, you can observe baby turtles breaking out of their shells and being born. This once-in-a-lifetime experience allows you to see wildlife in nature without disrupting their environment.
Rates start as low as $49 for a 3-hour tour. The tour operators ask that you be respectful of the natural ecosystem and refrain from flash photography, bright lights, bright clothing, and loud sounds.
If you’re looking for an environmentally conscious way to explore the outdoors, we have you covered! There are tons of eco-friendly water experiences that you can book through GetMyBoat. From canoe tours to scuba diving, and even sailing you will be sure to find a sustainable tour that is perfect for you.
Search now to see what eco-friendly tours are available near you!