Activities on Cat Island

If you're looking for a true tropical escape, Cat Island may be right up your alley.  This island remains undeveloped and rustic in a time when tourism in the region is exploding.  As a result, the activities here revolve around sightseeing, which will allow you to see cotton plantation ruins that include slave huts, and diving the blue holes.  


Cat Island Diving

Cat Island is a good destination for beginning divers looking to learn the ropes. The popular shallow dives found here are a bit easier than elsewhere in the area, while not sacrificing quality.

There are a small number of dive sites to choose from. For more information about diving opportunities in this area read this article.


Not known for its extravagant sport fishing charters, Cat Island is more for the laid back fisherman looking for a peaceful day of fly fishing. However, there are options for anglers of all interests here.

If you enjoy fishing you might be happy to know there are a few charter operators in this area. For more about fishing in the area click here.


If you are intrigued by the idea of underwater sightseeing you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance within easy reach of Cat Island. To navigate to our complete guide to local snorkeling opportunities, go to this page.


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