Scuba Diving Near Cable Beach

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While snorkeling continues to be much more popular amongst the trendy crowds that frequent Cable Beach, there are several off-shore reef systems that are certainly worth exploring if you're staying in this resort area.  You can sign up for certification courses if you aren't already trained in the sport, and if you are, rent out equipment or charter a scuba tour through a number of local companies. 

You'll find 3 dive operators and at least 4 different dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators

The chart below lists some information regarding area dive operators.

Dive Operators Near Cable Beach
Name Phone Location
Custom Aquatics (242) 362-1492 1.8 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Sandals Royal Bahamian Divers (242) 327-6400 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Stuart Cove's Diving (242) 362-4171 Downtown Nassau, 4.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach

Dive Sites

The following chart has some information concerning some of the area's major dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Cable Beach
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
De La Salle Wreck Good Open Water / CMAS * 69.9 25.09725 -77.358
The Lighthouse Good -- 59.1 25.0875 -77.3500666667
Travellers's Rest Wall Fair Advanced Open Water / CMAS ** 82.0 25.073 -77.4755833333
Trinity Caves Fair -- 49.9 25.08995 -77.35955

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, check out this detailed Caribbean scuba diving article.


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