Scuba Diving St Maarten

Scuba Diving St Maarten

The general consensus among traveling divers who crisscross the world in search of the best sites, is that the Northern Caribbean islands are a paradise for underwater exploration. Scuba Diving St Maarten.

Around the coasts of Saint-Martin / Sint Maarten, more than 55 sites are currently listed and visited daily by dive centers, which welcome every year a growing number of passionate lovers of the subsea. From beginners to masters, all levels can find here welcoming structures to start discovering the island´s largest playground: its underwater environment.
Scuba Diving St Maarten
Numerous sites are included within the limits of the Dutch and French natural reserves and guarantee fabulous discoveries on the coral formations and in the sea grass fields. Our waters are full with fish, and observers´ and photographers´ dreams are fulfilled. In addition to the natural sites, many wrecks also shelter marine life. Some of them were voluntarily sunk to become new sites, such as the Tugboat at Tintamarre, the Fuh-Sheng, the Carig Ghost, the Mehares or La Renee. Proselyte has become an archeological underwater site. The anchors and artillery of this English frigate sunk in 1801 in front of Philipsburg Bay make it one of the most often visited sites. Regularly, teams of local divers adventurously go in search of new subaquatic seascape, drawing a new, denser map for divers, from the discovery of a peaceful, rich coral head to more “technical” sites for the more fanatical.

Suggested contacts:

Scuba Diving St Maarten

DIVE SAFARIS
Palapa Marina – Simpson Bay
Bobby´s Marina – Philipsburg
divesafaris@caribserve.net
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SCUBA FUN
Pointe Blanche – Philipsburg
Marina Dock Maarten – Great Bay
Marina Carlson – Anse Marcel
Maho
contact@scubafundivecenter.com
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THE SCUBA SHOP
Palapa Marina – Simpson Bay
Captain Oliver´s Marina
Oyster Pond
info@thescubashop.net
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