Anytime you go snorkeling for the first time, ask yourself whether your snorkeling experience will be an event you will wish to remember for the rest of your life or one that would be boring or even dangerous. The truth of the matter is that poor first time experience are very common since there is a lot of misleading information by snorkels tour firms that give the wrong impression about the experience. You will be led to believe that by just putting on a gear and jumping into the water, you will have an experience of a lifetime. Unfortunately, this is far from the case. While snorkeling tours can offer very memorable experiences, you need to have the right gear, some basic training as well as some understanding about sea conditions. Many people assume that sea adventures are automatically safe but without the essentials needed for such tours, they end up being scary and sometimes potentially dangerous. Below are some tips on how to get the best out of your snorkeling tour.