Scuba Diving Near Great Exuma

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With just two professional dive organizations on Great Exuma, there isn't a great diversity of training options.  Fortunately, you'll find both operations to be top-notch.  One is available only to guests of Sandals resort, while the other is open to all who have an interest in the sport.

You'll find dive services dive services and a small number of dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

Dive Exuma

If you'd like to go diving, you should consider Sandals Emerald Bay Divers. Whether fully certified or completely new to the idea of scuba diving, you can give it a try when you stay at Sandals Emerald Bay. Here, they offer one of the top dive programs in the Caribbean, plus offer specialized trips out to local dive sites for those who have experience. They are located in northwestern Great Exuma.

Another option is Dive Exuma. Those new to the sport can sign up for the Discover Scuba Diving class, or begin the certification process with the PADI Open Water Diver Course. Even previously certified divers can expand their knowledge with advanced courses. You can call them at (242) 336-2893.

Take a look at the chart below to learn more about the area's dive operators.

Dive Operators Near Great Exuma
Name Phone Location
Dive Exuma (242) 336-2893 George Town, Central Great Exuma
Sandals Emerald Bay Divers (242) 336-6800 9.8 mi. Southeast of Central Blow Hole Cay

Dive Sites

The table below summarizes a few details regarding some of the area's major dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Great Exuma
Name Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Connected dott 55.1 23.5846 -75.8545
Seabass 49.9 23.65805 -75.9427333333

To learn more about diving, including helpful suggestions and tips for both beginners and experienced divers, read this detailed discussion of diving in the Caribbean.


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