Many underwater diving enthusiasts might not consider that some of Europe’s lakes hold a wealth of hidden gems for snorkeling. With hundreds of lakes nestled in its various mountain ranges, the Alps are a treasure trove of amazing snorkeling locations. From valleys with huge natural glacial lakes, to tiny, crystal-clear alpine lakes, the Alps has a stunning array of locations. Lush vegetation, steep rocky drop offs and thriving aquatic life awaits you in these fascinating freshwater locations. 

Snorkeling destinations en Lakes of Europe

French Alps Lakes

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Snorkelling in the Alps, really?! For most snorkelers, exploring the underwater world means diving into the Mediterranean rocky coves or the coral reefs of the Caribbean islands. Yet the lakes of the French Alps are both little-known and fascinating environments for snorkeling in freshwater. On rock (...)