Activities on Cat Island

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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 interesting dive sites to choose from. If you want to obtain more information about diving in this area, can do so by following this link.


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.

Hoping to spend some time with a rod in your hand? You might be happy to discover there are 3 charter fishing services that operate from this area. Visit this article concerning fishing in the area if you're seeking additional facts.


If you enjoy snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so within easy reach of Cat Island. To find out more about snorkeling opportunities, visit this page.


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