Scuba Diving Near Juan Dolio

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Juan Dolio is home to the island's newest wreck site, the Tanya.  It is a 195-foot long freighter  which can be explored from depths of between 70 and 120 feet.  Over the last decade, a beautiful reef has formed, making this a well loved scuba diving destination. 

There are at least 6 good dive sites in the area.

Dive Sites

Details regarding some of the area's better-known dive sites are shown in this table:

Dive Sites Near Juan Dolio
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Benjis Good -- 65.6 18.4210333333 -69.40585
Cayacoa Reef Good -- 82.0 18.42125 -69.39615
Los Canones Good -- 65.6 18.4218166667 -69.4148
Los Jardines Good -- 82.0 18.4222833333 -69.4080333333
Mariottis Reef Good -- 98.4 18.4214 -69.401
Tania V Fair Advanced Open Water / CMAS ** 131.2 18.3877666667 -69.4157333333

To learn more about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read our comprehensive Caribbean diving article.


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