Scuba Diving Near Spanish Town

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Many people visit Spanish Town in order to check out iconic attraction The Baths, but there is more to be done here.  Diving, for example, is an extremely popular sport.  You can sign up for dive training if you haven't done any diving previously, and enjoy a few hours learning the ropes before embarking on a shore dive, and perhaps an open water dive if you're lucky.  

There are at least 6 different dive sites and a variety of dive shops in the area.

Dive Shops

The dive shops worth considering are shown here:

Dive Shops Near Spanish Town
Name Phone Location Island
Dive BVI Leverick Bay (248) 495-7328 4.6 mi. Northeast of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda
Dive BVI Rosewood (248) 495-5513 0.8 mi. North of Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda
Dive BVI Scrub Island (248) 495-5513 6.1 mi. West of Central Spanish Town Scrub Island
Dive BVI Yacht Harbour (248) 495-5513 Central Spanish Town Virgin Gorda

Dive Sites

Glance through the following chart for some key facts concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Spanish Town
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Airplane Wreck Dive -- -- -- 18.4793801042 -64.4563096762
Aquarium Good Open Water / CMAS * 60.0 18.4328666667 -64.449
Devils Bay Dive Fair -- 39.4 18.4279 -64.4456
The Aquarium -- -- -- 18.4387592549 -64.4470667839
The Baths Dive Fair -- 39.4 18.4294666667 -64.4453833333
The Blinders -- -- -- 18.4232675771 -64.4443416595

To learn more about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read our comprehensive guide to scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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