Scuba Diving Near Nassau

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The gorgeous waters that lie off the coast of Nassau are just waiting to be explored on all sides.  Clear waters equal dozens of feet up to a hundred feet of visability, allowing even inexperienced divers to catch great glimpses of coral reef teeming with vibrantly colored fish and deep wrecks that are haunting in their beauty.  

There are several dive operators and at least 6 different dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

The chart below enables you to get details regarding diving services in the area.

Dive Operators Near Nassau
Name Phone Location
Custom Aquatics (242) 362-1492 3.6 mi. Northwest of Central Nassau
Sandals Royal Bahamian Divers (242) 327-6400 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Stuart Cove's Diving (242) 362-4171 Downtown Nassau

Dive Services

The table just below lists the approximate cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 125.0 $ 160.0
Double Tank Dive $ 115.0 $ 155.0
Night Dive $ 80.0 $ 90.0
Open Water Certification $ 425.0 $ 600.0
Single Tank Dive $ 60.0 $ 80.0

Dive Sites

Take some time to look through the following table for details regarding some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Nassau
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Atlantis Beach Diving -- -- -- 25.0899203866 -77.3220589757
De La Salle Wreck Good Open Water / CMAS * 69.9 25.09725 -77.358
Montagu Bay Diving -- -- -- 25.0744434533 -77.3043966293
Paradise Rocks -- -- -- 25.0918272348 -77.3189556599
The Lighthouse Good -- 59.1 25.0875 -77.3500666667
Trinity Caves Fair -- 49.9 25.08995 -77.35955

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, check out this extensive guide to diving in the Caribbean.


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