The marine life that exists off the coast of the Biminis was made famous by the Discover Channel when they did a special on a section of ocean called the “Road to Atlantis.” Now, divers travel from around the world to see this awe-inspiring site for themselves. There are numerous other sites worth noting as well, like a World War II ship wreck and continental shelf walls that drop down to at least 130 feet.
You'll find dive operators dive operators, a dive shop, and at least 13 different dive sites to choose from.
The dive shop worth considering are displayed here:
|Scuba Bimini||Dive Shop//12577||(954) 524-6090||1.2 mi. South West of Central Pigeon Cay||South Bimini|
If you'd like to go diving, you can check with Neal Watson's Bimini Scuba Center. From your accommodations to daily dives, Neal Watson's center takes care of all of your dive needs. You'll be able to book everything you need for your stay all in one package, or sign up for individual certifications and dives. They are located within South Bimini, in southwestern the Bimini Islands.
Another good option is Bimini Undersea. A full service watersports facility which offers not only scuba diving but snorkeling, paddleboarding, kayaking, and more, if there is one thing Bimini Undersea knows, it is the waters that surround the islands in the Biminis. In fact, there is probably no operation better versed in where to find the best dive sites or who is most capable of getting you there. You can call them at (242) 347-2941.
The chart just below offers some key facts concerning dive service operators.
|Bimini Undersea||(242) 347-2941||0.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central North Bimini||North Bimini|
|Neal Watson's Bimini Scuba Center||(242) 448-6606||1.9 mi. West of Central South Bimini||South Bimini|
The chart right below enables you to learn the typical cost of dive services in this area.
|Offering Type||Low Rate||High Rate|
|Discover Scuba||$ 175.0||$ 200.0|
|Double Tank Dive||$ 110.0||$ 145.0|
|Night Dive||$ 85.0||$ 140.0|
|Open Water Certification||$ 425.0||$ 500.0|
|Single Tank Dive||$ 65.0||$ 100.0|
The chart right below lists some information concerning some of the area's major dive sites.
|Excellent||Open Water / CMAS *||50.0||--||25.7560112285||-79.3011856073|
|Very Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||80.0||--||25.7528803899||-79.3068933481|
|Very Good||Open Water / CMAS *||78.7||--||25.7485373736||-79.3076530106|
|Very Good||All Divers||37.1||< 1 knot||25.66885||-79.3062666667|
|Very Good||All Divers||19.7||--||25.65125||-79.2935833333|
|Good||All Divers||39.4||< 1 knot||25.7372441214||-79.3034802699|
|Good||Open Water / CMAS *||98.4||< 1 knot||25.5299000641||-79.2905502645|
For more information about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions skilled divers as well as beginners, check out this extensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.
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