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Nylon Pool, Tobago

(4.5/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Head out to Nylon Pool, an in-sea coral pool with inviting, shallow waters. Accessible by boat from Pigeon Point, the natural feature acts like a swimming pool, providing safe, calm waters for the many visitors who come here. Explore the coral that surrounds the pool on a snorkeling trip, or simply lie back and enjoy the unusual experience of being able to lie down so far from the mainland. Learn about this place of legend from your tour guide, who can tell you about the apparent positive physical effects of taking a dip here. With our custom trip planner, Buccoo attractions like Nylon Pool can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Everyone, a little bit of conservation of nature's heart lies, should think about whether you really want to support this tourist attraction! The nylon pool in the Bucco-reef is a beautiful sandbank with clear water where many "glass bottom boat" drive tourists and let Baden. With DJ and alcohol on board the great "Caribbean party atmosphere also" conveyed and to have fun. It's supposedly "The" attraction on Tobago - for us but a pure tourist trap and for every nature lover a horror! The glass-bottom boats with glass roof in the floor play beautiful fish and coral reefs, and as far as a snorkeler may not detect this natural beauty - but otherwise only diving - that's true. However, it should be remembered that the Bucco reef already is already absolute off-limits due to catastrophic conditions, so that (hopefully) eventually the coral stocks can recover. Therefore, everyone should consider whether he should participate here really. Because unfortunately affect probably hardly supporting a recovery and restoration of coral the mass-toUri boats, which usually take two stroke Monocylinder engines (i.e. oil & petrol into the water enters), the droves of tourists using mostly non-biodegradable sunscreen, which contributes to the corals die (Googling times), by "lonely & quiet" someone can hardly speak when several boats (approx. 3 simultaneously) put on, each with its own DJ and so shoot , loud music, what also determined is the nature...
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  • This is an extremely shallow pool (up to my knees) in the middle of the Caribbean Sea, formed by a sand bar. Accessed via boat trip of which this was the second stop. We stayed around 40 minutes, and ...  more »
  • Our boat took us out to the nylon pool. It was shallow enough for me to take my 1 year old in and she loved it! Gorgeous scenery! Worth the short boat ride!  more »