Scuba Diving Near Coral Bay

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Divers taking off from the Coral Bay area have easy access to over 25 dive sites that take less than 15 minutes to get to by boat.  Some favorites include Coral Bay Harbour for beginners; the Wreck of the Achilleas, which is a Greek boat which now lies in three pieces on its side; and the Vera K, which was a Lebanese Fighters Jet that was shot down and is now favored for its colorful coral archway.

You'll find one dive service and at least 6 different dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

Some key facts regarding the one dive service in the area that we are aware of can be seen in the table below.

Dive Operators Near Coral Bay
Name Type Phone Location Island
Cruz Bay Watersports Diving Dive Service//12576 (340) 776-6234 Downtown Cruz Bay, 5.2 mi. West of Central Coral Bay St. John

Dive Sites

Details concerning some of the area's major dive sites are shown below.

Dive Sites Near Coral Bay
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Blinders Rocks -- -- -- 18.344515895 -64.6813321137
Booby Rock Dive -- -- -- 18.3025333953 -64.7094941139
Francis Bay -- -- -- 18.3662175272 -64.7504615772
Little Thatch Good Advanced Open Water / CMAS ** 118.1 18.38365 -64.713
Maple Leaf Dive -- -- -- 18.3137682786 -64.7310912609
Red Point -- -- -- 18.3255840969 -64.6726322221

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including helpful suggestions and tips for both beginners and experienced divers, read our extensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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