Scuba Diving Near Punta Cana

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Punta Cana is a great dive destination because there are plenty of sites in the area for varying levels of skill.  This means that even the newly trained diver has a few options regarding which types of sites they want to see, while the seasoned diver will find thrilling depths of up to 140 feet to explore.  

There are 14 dive operators and at least 12 interesting dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators

If you're ready to go diving, you can check with Scubaquatic Punta Cana. There are an astounding 15 different dive sites located within just a few moments time from the docks at this location, giving divers a great deal of variety no matter what their skill level. Most of these dives require Open Water Certification or higher, so make sure you've earned this level of training before you plan a trip to this destination. They are found within Punta Cana.

Another good option is Sea Pro Dreams Palm Beach. Two tank dives are scheduled each morning, so you'll always have a chance to get out and see what lies beneath. You can reach them at (809) 523-4611.

Still another option is Scuba Caribe Dive Center. The largest watersports center in the Caribbean region, Scuba Caribe Dive Center specializes in diving. With high standards for their employees, you can trust that only top qualified divers are available to train and guide you. They're found in Punta Cana.

Check the following chart for details concerning area dive operators.

Dive Operators Near Punta Cana
Name Phone Location
Dolin Dive Center (809) 804-5770 11.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Dressel Divers Bavaro - Punta Cana (+34) 963 561 496 13.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Global Divers (809) 805-5382 Central Punta Cana
Mariana Caribbean Sports (809) 476-7777 Central Punta Cana
Pelicano Sport (809) 729-4242 13.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Scuba Caribe Dive Center -- 12.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Scubaquatic Punta Cana (809) 468-4055 14.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Bavaro Princess (800) 868-1426 12.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Caribe Club Princess (800) 868-1426 12.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Dreams Palm Beach (809) 523-4611 7.9 mi. North of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Occidental Grand Punta Cana (800) 868-1426 12.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Punta Cana Princess (800) 868-1426 12.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Secrets Royal Beach Club (800) 868-1426 10.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana
Sea Pro Sivory (800) 868-1426 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Punta Cana

Dive Services

Take a moment to look through the table just below to get a feel for the approximate cost of typical dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 95.0 $ 120.0
Double Tank Dive $ 80.0 $ 115.0
Night Dive $ 70.0 $ 80.0
Open Water Certification $ 380.0 $ 470.0
Single Tank Dive $ 45.0 $ 60.0

Dive Sites

The chart below provides you with some information regarding some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Punta Cana
Name Latitude Longitude
Coral Garden 18.7232643482 -68.4473800653
El Nino 18.6781085958 -68.3986422607
La Ceuva 18.6975176329 -68.4153509117
La Taberna 18.7156851529 -68.434786798
Paradise 18.7057288249 -68.4141921974
Parque Reef 18.6996314432 -68.4057712555
Patato 18.7183869661 -68.4439468378
Patricia Wreck 18.5348870595 -68.342978656
Rondana 18.7209476092 -68.4465217585
Tunnel Reef 18.7274100124 -68.4508562082
Wreck Astron 18.7250933303 -68.4487962717
Wreck Monica 18.6720915329 -68.3924624512

To learn more concerning diving, including suggestions and helpful tips skilled divers as well as beginners, read our extensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.

 

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