Although it is possible to dive near San Juan, locals would not recommend it. The macro sites off this coast are not the prettiest, and the urban setting does not lend itself to the availability of numerous dive operators.
There are 5 dive operators, some dive shops, and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from.
The dive shops available are shown down below.
|Ocean Sports||(787) 268-2329||Carolina, Eastern part of San Juan|
|Scuba Dogs San Juan||(787) 977-0000||1.7 mi. East of Old San Juan|
You can look through the following table for information concerning the area's dive services.
|Aqua Adventure||(787) 729-2626||Condado District|
|La Casa del Buzo||(787) 758-2710||San Juan|
|--||2.0 mi. East of Old San Juan|
|Ocean Sports||(787) 268-2329||Eastern San Juan|
|(787) 273-7044||San Juan|
The following chart provides the typical cost of dive services in this area.
|Offering Type||Low Rate||High Rate|
|Discover Scuba||$ 115.0||$ 150.0|
|Double Tank Dive||$ 95.0||$ 125.0|
|Night Dive||$ 90.0||$ 110.0|
|Open Water Certification||$ 550.0||$ 675.0|
|Single Tank Dive||$ 75.0||$ 95.0|
A few key facts regarding some of the area's dive sites can be seen in this chart:
|Very Good||All Divers||25.0||< 1 knot||18.4680839562||-66.0897593498|
|Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||25.0||1-2 knots||18.4719407319||-66.132352829|
To learn more about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out this extensive guide to scuba diving in the Caribbean.
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