Scuba Diving Near Rio San Juan

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Divers staying in the Rio San Juan area have access to caverns, tunnels, walls, and soft, colorful coral reef.  There are dive sites that match every skill level, and between the months of January and March you even have the chance to see dolphins frolicking nearby. 

There is one dive operator, a dive shop, and a small number of dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shop available are summarized here:

Dive Shops Near Rio San Juan
Name Type Phone Location Island
Gri Gri Divers Dive Shop//12577 -- Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola

If you're ready to dive, you might want to contact Scubaquatic Rio San Juan. There are 12 dive sites frequented by this location, with depths ranging from 40 to 105 feet, which means excitement for all skill levels -- and they are all located within 10 minutes of the dock. They are found in the heart of Rio San Juan.

Check the following table if you want information regarding the one dive service we are aware of that operates in this area.

Dive Operators Near Rio San Juan
Name Type Phone Location Island
Scubaquatic Rio San Juan Dive Service//12576 (809) 468-4055 Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola

Dive Sites

You can look at this table to see details concerning some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Rio San Juan
Name Latitude Longitude
Bahia Principe 19.6331972125 -70.1322505066
Spanish Shipwreck 19.6833510554 -69.9995991776

For more information about snorkeling, including suggestions and helpful tips skilled divers as well as beginners, check out this extensive Caribbean scuba diving article.


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