Scuba Diving in Central America
Central America is a popular scuba diving destination and there are lots of dive centres operating with cheap packages where you can learn in a safe, structured experience. Find beginner scuba diving lessons, PADI couses, cheap scuba diving packages which can be booked all year round. Some of the best scuba diving and snorkeling sites in the world can be found in this region, so what are you waiting for, sign up today.
Popular Scuba Diving Destinations in Central America
- Baja California
- British Virgin Islands
- Cayman Islands
- Costa Rica
- Dominican Republic
- Netherlands Antilles
- Puerto Rico
- St Lucia
- Turks and Caicos
Guide to Going Diving in Central America
Central America is an incredible dive destination as there are sites perfect for beginners and also more challenging excursions available for experienced scuba divers. One of the best reasons to go go to Central America is because of the cheap diving packages on offer, this region is one of the best in terms of value.
There are short and long flexible courses where you can learn during a holiday or trip. More advanced courses are also available where you can take an internship and train to become a PADI divemaster. You will find some of the most experienced staff in the business in Central America and be able to learn and improve on safe and structured programs. We also advise joining a scuba diving trip to Turtle Harbour which is a protected marine reserve and this is where you can see a diverse range of marine life.
These trips are usually reserved for experienced divers though because the terrain includes steep drop offs. experience diving with sea life and get close to sharks in crystal clear Caribbean waters. The warm clear ocean will be hard to leave behind when you departing but you will have created new memories and experienced a new culture which is full of amazing dive destinations. Don't be surprised if you manage to get close to sharks and whales.
Discover why Central America is one of the best diving destinations in the world by booking a course today.
Best Dive Sites in Central America
There are hundreds of amazing dive sites and so many we could recommend. It really depends on what country you visit and what level of diving you are at as to which locations you can visit. Must visit locations include:
- Caribbean Bay Islands of Roatan, Utila, and Guanaja in Honduras
- Coco Island, Costa Rica
- Isla del Caño, Costa Rica
Recommended Dive Centres in Central America
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