South Pacific

Expedition Recon: Snorkeling with Rays & Sharks

Sven-Olof Lindblad is in the South Pacific right now leading a reconnaissance trip to seek out never-before-offered experiences and ultimate snorkel and dive sites for guests on our five new 2018 South Pacific & French Polynesia expeditions. Follow along for an inside look at the thought, planning and passion that goes into creating Lindblad itineraries. Follow Sven on Instagram [caption id="attachment_3642" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Photo Vincent Truchet[/caption] Just off the tiny isle of Moorea, which we’ll explore on our Isles, Atolls, and Pristine Corals: Southern Line Islands expedition in 2018, our recon team discovered a splendid place for our guests to snorkel with schools of rays and sharks. [caption id="attachment_3641" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Photo Justin DeShields[/caption] No need to be scuba proficient to swim with these sharks and rays. Our recon videographer Justin DeShields captures some of the schooling action with a drone. [caption id="attachment_3640" align="aligncenter" width="540"] Photo Kristin Hettermann[/caption]   (more…)

By rocky, ago