Scuba Diving Near Great Guana Cay

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Great Guana Cay is beloved by divers because they can participate in what is known as beach-entry diving.  This means a very well-developed coral reef system is located just 50 feet off shore, so no boat is necessary to get started.  If you'd like to go deeper the Great Abaco Barrier Reef is within easy reach.

You'll find dive services dive services and at least 4 good dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

If you're looking forward to diving, you might want to contact Dive Guana. Dive Guana is Great Guana Cay's full service dive center. Offering both PADI instruction and certification as well as daily dives, and even snorkeling trips for those who are interested in something a little less intense, and all of your underwater needs are covered. They are found in southeastern Great Guana Cay.

Another option is Dive Abaco. Everything scuba -- and snorkeling -- is available through Dive Abaco. This includes all of your certification courses, a number of different dive trips, equipment rentals, underwater photography, night dives, and more. You can call them at (800) 247-5338.

A few details regarding area dive operators are shown in this chart:

Dive Operators Near Great Guana Cay
Name Phone Location Island
Dive Abaco (800) 247-5338 5.9 mi. West of Central Hopetown Great Abaco
Dive Guana (242) 365-5178 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Great Guana Cay Great Guana Cay

Dive Sites

Details regarding some of the area's dive sites are provided directly below.

Dive Sites Near Great Guana Cay
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Fisher's Bay -- -- 26.6664097536 -77.1220588661
Fowl Cay Preserve Excellent 98.4 26.63465 -77.04695
Nippers -- -- 26.6716253206 -77.1035194374
Water Cay Wrecks -- -- 26.6061066271 -77.1752738929

For more information concerning diving, including helpful suggestions and tips skilled divers as well as beginners, check out our extensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.

 

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