Scuba Diving Near Ocho Rios

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Ocho Rios is a great destination for all skill levels, because there are both shallow and deep dives within easy reach of the shore.  Destinations include several reefs which range in depth between 40 and 130 feet deep.

You'll find 5 dive services to choose from.

Dive Operators

If you're ready to go diving, you can check with Couples San Souci Divers. Find out what exactly goes on underneath the surface of the clear blue waters near this resort when you participate in some of the PADI certified guide hosted scuba tours. Beginners can participate in a free scuba lesson in the pool, while those with experience can choose to sign up for a few dives and continue their training. They are located within eastern Ocho Rios.

Another option is Garfield Diving Station. Adventurous guests will find what they're looking for beneath the ocean's surface. Garfield Diving wants to give divers of all experience levels a chance to experience the serenity of the waters below. You can call them at (876) 544-4354.

A third good option is Scubacaribe Ocho Rios. The largest dive operation in the Caribbean, there are more than 20 Scubacaribe locations around the world. This center in particular specializes in scuba diving courses and daily dives despite also offering a great deal of other watersports options. They're located in Ocho Rios.

A few details concerning the area's dive services are provided in the table below.

Dive Operators Near Ocho Rios
Name Phone Location
Beaches Boscobel Diving (876) 975-7777 RioNuoya, 6.8 mi. East of Central Ocho Rios
Couples San Souci Divers (876) 994-1206 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Ocho Rios
Garfield Diving Station (876) 544-4354 Downtown Ocho Rios
Resort Divers Ocho Rios (876) 973-7866 Ocho Rios
Scubacaribe Ocho Rios (876) 972-7558 5.6 mi. West of Central Ocho Rios

To learn more concerning diving, including useful tips and suggestions skilled divers as well as beginners, read our extensive Caribbean scuba diving article.


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