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Sailfish Snorkeling

Blue Safari brings together pristine island destination and luxury experiences to create unforgettable memories. One of these exceptional activities is the chance to snorkel with Sailfish.
Board one of our custom-built vessels and head out on an aquatic adventure. Found in deeper waters off the coast, finding Sailfish makes for part of the experience. These stream-lined predators rarely venture close to shore which means that encounters with the species will take place in the shimmering deep blue waters that surround our island destinations.


Once out in the blue, our team will deploy teasers off the side of the vessel to lure the Sailfish up from the depths. With the first sight of the silvery-grey or blue bodies, it’s time to jump in for a wild experience. Sailfish are usually found in small groups which means that snorkelers are likely to be surrounded by a swirling group of these magnificent creatures. The team on the boat continue to entice the fish towards the boat which allows guests to view the Sailfish as they charge the teasers at speed.


Averaging at 36km/h, individual Sailfish have been recorded at 75km/h - what a sight that must be! The Outer Islands is one of the only places in the world that uses these techniques for snorkellers and is the best place that you can get up close and personal with this impressive species.


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ONE OF THE MOST ICONIC FISH IN THE OCEAN

Spectacular sightings of Sailfish
Learn all about Sailfish
Warm, crystal clear waters
See various species
Safe, unforgettable memories
Endemic to the waters of the Seychelles and are usually seen in small groups making for a memorable experience
Our specialised team and crew are happy to teach you all about this curious species
The tropical waters paired with great visibility makes for an excellent experience every time
Spot various other interesting species during the expedition
Our custom-made gear and equipment along with our knowledgeable team ensures a wonderful experience for all

AN INCREDIBLE EXPERIENCE

This is an experience you will never forget.

Sailfish can reach speeds of up to 75km/h
When feeding, Sailfish often use their “sail” dorsal fin to herd prey
"That was incredible, the action was so intense I didn’t know where to look!"
"It’s an experience you can’t do anywhere else in the world, so it’s pretty unique!"

OTHER BLUE EXPERIENCES

Experience all that the Outer Islands of the Seychelles have to offer - immerse yourself in an untouched paradise with a rich biodiversity of fauna and flora.

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