Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Scuba diving information in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Curacao is one of the top shore diving locations in the whole of the Caribbean, mild currents, warm temperatures, excellent visibility and enormous diversity of marine life. The island's volcanic origins created the steep walls, cliffs and coral formations. Also, here you can witness a very popular event in September and October: the coral spawning.

The diving in Curacao is very good, with some popular wreck dives, like the Superior Producer, the Tugboat, and the Airplane Wreck. There is also the Mushroom Forest, with mushroom-shaped coral heads and lots of fish, Port Marie, with canyon formations and coral islands, Mushroom Forest and Alice in Wonderland, with copious amounts of star coral.

Water Temperature

The average water temperature is around 27º C

Diving Suit

Full wetsuit or shorty.

Visibility under water

The visibility varies between 25 and 40 meters.

Climate

Tropical climate. Dry season is from March to September and the rainy season is from October to February. The average air temperature is 27º C.

How to get there

The best way to reach Curaçao is by plane, to the Hato International Airport. You could also arrive in a cruise ship.

Other Activities

In Curaçao there are several monuments like Fort Amsterdam, the Mikve Israel Emmanuel synagogue, the Pietermaai Cathedral, as well as several nature parks and the Hato caves. The best known events are the fishing festival in June, the Salsa fest in July, the North Sea Jazz Festival in August and the Heineken regatta in November, among many others.

Here, you are able to do several watersports as well as horseback riding, play tennis, golf, squash and go hiking or biking through nature trails.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Which diving sites are located in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

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Marine Species and photos of each species in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Which marine species can I observe in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles? Below, you will find the list of marine species and the photos for each species.

Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

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Scuba Diving centers in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

There are no diving centers available

Liveaboards in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

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Accommodation in Curaçao, Curaçao , Netherlands Antilles

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