Scuba Diving Near Fajardo

Photo Credit: © Sea Ventures Fajardo

Depending upon the dive site visibility can be between 40 and 100 feet, and most dives that surround Fajardo range from 20 to 80 feet dives.  This destination is best for the intermediate diver, but there are several exceptions.  

There is one dive operator, some dive shops, and at least 6 different dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators and Shops

Sea Ventures Fajardo Dive Center

The dive shops you'll be able to find are displayed in the table below.

Dive Shops Near Fajardo
Name Phone Location
Puerto Rico Free Divers (787) 579-8150 1.2 mi. East of Central Fajardo
Sea Ventures Fajardo Dive Center (800) 739-3483 Central Fajardo

If you're ready to go diving, you can check with Casa del Mar. Dives are typically between 30 and 80 feet deep and feature local coral reef. While you're on board you'll enjoy drinks, fresh fruit, chips and mango salsa, and beer. They are found in the heart of Fajardo.

Take a moment to read the chart below if you want information regarding the only dive service we are aware of that operates in this area.

Dive Operators Near Fajardo
Name Type Phone Location Island
Casa del Mar Dive Service//12576 (787) 860-3483 Central Fajardo Puerto Rico

Dive Services

The following chart offers the approximate cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 110.0 $ 150.0
Double Tank Dive $ 100.0 $ 120.0
Night Dive $ 85.0 $ 110.0
Open Water Certification $ 600.0 $ 750.0
Single Tank Dive $ 65.0 $ 85.0

Dive Sites

The following chart enables you to get a few details concerning some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Fajardo
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Big Rock/Little Rock -- -- -- -- 18.3537791795 -65.566280503
Cayo Icacos Very Good All Divers 30.0 < 1 knot 18.3869882053 -65.5888938904
Palominito's Wall -- -- -- -- 18.3396037731 -65.5645638892
Palomino Reef -- -- -- -- 18.3449807882 -65.5728036353
Spurs & Grooves -- -- -- -- 18.3379743415 -65.5666238257
The Trench -- -- -- -- 18.3356931115 -65.5691987464

To learn more concerning diving, including suggestions and helpful tips for both "old pros" and beginners, read our exhaustive Caribbean diving page.


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