Scuba Diving Near Salt Cay

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The accolades awarded Salt Cay by various scuba diving organizations around the world are numerous, including being a top dive destination, the best wall diving spot in the world, and the healthiest  marine life.  The 14 plus moored sites in the area include a mysterious 18th century shipwreck, coral reef, and of course, close-in walls. 

You'll find one dive service and at least 7 good dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

If you want to go diving, you should consider Salt Cay Divers. In addition to PADI training and open water dives, Salt Cay Divers hosts several other water adventures, including snorkeling and whale watching. The whale watching trips are especially popular and take place between January and March for three hours at a time. They are located on Salt Cay.

The chart just below provides you with a few details regarding the only dive service we are aware of that operates in this area.

Dive Operators Near Salt Cay
Name Type Phone Location Island
Salt Cay Divers Dive Service//12576 (649) 241-1009 Salt Cay Salt Cay

Dive Services

Take a minute to read the following table for an indication of what typical dive services cost in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ None $ None
Double Tank Dive $ None $ None
Night Dive $ None $ None
Open Water Certification $ None $ None
Single Tank Dive $ 60.0 $ 125.0

Dive Sites

A few key facts concerning some of the area's major dive sites can be seen in the following chart.

Dive Sites Near Salt Cay
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Black Coral Canyon Good 82.0 21.3314449348 -71.218764782
Kelly's Folly Good 82.0 21.326347997 -71.2191295624
Northwest Dropoff Good 129.9 21.3455502594 -71.2142801285
Point Pleasant Good 129.9 21.3413232183 -71.2139260769
Rookery Good 129.9 21.3417629162 -71.2086367607
Turtle Gardens Fair 129.9 21.3254590683 -71.2191724777
Wanda's Lust Good 129.9 21.3227900296 -71.2195372581

For more information about diving, including suggestions and helpful tips for both experienced divers and beginners, check out our exhaustive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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