Scuba Diving Near Cat Island

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The underwater world of Cat Island is known for Dry Heads, a shallow reef where both snorkelers, introductory divers, and mid-level divers head for beautiful coral and an active fish live.  There are also a few reefs of medium depth and wreck sites to explore for more advanced divers. 

There are a small number of worthwhile dive sites to choose from.

Dive Sites

The table directly below offers some key facts regarding one of the area's best known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Cat Island
Name Quality Visibility Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Barracuda Aquarium Fair -- -- 29.5 -- 24.59455 -75.9750833333

For more information concerning diving, including useful tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out this comprehensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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