There are so many ways to enjoy the warm and blue waters in every resort you can go to, especially at Beaches Resort, but you can enjoy more and have exciting adventure with scuba diving.
It can be whether you are an amateur diver or the more experienced professional diver, you can enjoy the stunning coral reefs and multicoloured marine life and other underwater treasures through guided dives. These are the spectacular dives you can avail of with the all inclusive scuba vacation at beaches Resort.
Variety of Dives Are Available
The dives you will experience in the all inclusive scuba vacation will be for depths ranging from 30 to 90 feet and you will get the top diving equipment for these dives.
For the certified divers, diving can be done twice daily and the non certified divers have to take a resort course costing $70 in a special scuba certification pool before they can dive the next day.
Coral Reef Dives is a diving experience where you can see magnificent coral reefs and different varieties of tropical fishes and other marine life.
Wall Dives is where you will experience tropical coral formations starting from shallow water and down to the deep ocean floor.
Wreck Dives is experiencing plane and ship wreck explorations like the wreck dives in the Caribbean shown in many feature films.
Night Dives are offered at these resorts and only for the certified divers and with additional costs.
Enjoy the Rich Marine Life
The tropical marine life you can experience here are the Barracudas, the Goat fish, Varied Crab species, Angel fish, Eels, Groupers, Lobsters, Octopus, Seahorse, Sea Turtles, Parrot fish, Snappers, Sharks, Puffers, Stingrays, and other marine life you will experience and see.
Diving Equipment that are Top of the Line
If you have your all inclusive scuba vacation at Sandals or Beaches Resorts, you will be provided with the best and top of the line scuba diving equipment like Regulators and BCDs (Cressi SUB), Masks, Snorkels, Fins (also Cressi SUB), Weight belts, Tanks, and Wet Suits that are optional. You will be taken care of by water sports staff members that are the professionals and also certified lifeguards, trained to do CPR and also first aid. There are nurses available at all Resorts and a Doctor that is on call in case there is an emergency encountered in the Resorts.
There are Hyperbaric Chambers located near every Beaches Resort, in case emergencies are encountered. Ocho Rios can be a mere 30 minutes away and Negril is a two hour drive away.
All Inclusive Scuba Vacation at Turks & Caicos Beaches
Northwest Point is where you will experience a sheer wall of about 45 to 50 feet of water and descends down to about 180 feet. There are also areas where the wall drops to more than 1000 feet but this is where you will see fabulous marine life, corals, sharks, turtles and stingrays.
Grace Bay is located in front of the resort, outside the barrier reef. This is about 15 minutes from Beaches Resort and is perfect for a 1 tank dive experience.The wall in Grace Bay can be less dramatic though because it starts at 35 feet and drops to 110 feet and level out after. Here you can see groupers, snappers, nurse sharks, and friendly Barracuda under the dive boat and also dolphins.
Pine Cay is where you can see eagle rays which you can see regularly and can come in a group of about 6 to 8.
West Caicos/French Cay is where you will experience a massive wall that can start at 50 feet but descends to more than 1,000 feet. Here, divers will see large sponges, Black tip, and Caribbean Reef Sharks commonly found in this area.
Negril Dive Sites for Your All Inclusive Scuba Vacation The Arches is the site where at 30 feet, divers will see ledges and overhangs and large stingrays including nurse sharks are seen commonly in this place.
King Fish Point is one where divers will experience a beautiful dive that goes deep and outward into a marvelous coral formation, down to a depth of 90 feet and then drops to sand flats at 130 feet. Nurse sharks, turtles, barrel sponges, gorgonians are often seen in this site.
Shallow Plane is often combined with the Arches Dive where a shallow plane is at 55 feet on the reefs’ edges.
Throne Room is a dive site that you have to see. The diver can enter at the reefs topmost where a chimney is found. This is a large room with the west side open and at 70 feet is the sand floor. In this dive site you can see lobsters and other marine life.
All Inclusive Scuba Vacation at Ocho Rios Beaches
Big Tree/Student Reef is a dive site consisting of caverns that are coral forming, as high as 20 feet from the bottom.
Ocho Rios Drop Off is a dive that boasts of coral and marine lie varieties like Snappers, Butterfish, and Seahorse occasionally.
Ship Wreck is where you can see the remains of a 110 foot wreck that sunk in 1991.
Scuba Vacation at Dunn’s River Dive Sites
Big Tree/Student Reef is a dive site where you will see colorful corals and also sponges. Current is slow moving here, and divers can see a nest of the Barracuda here at 80 feet.
Dunn’s River Wall is a dive site that descends to 200 feet and falls off into the ocean. Here you can see larger species of marine life like huge Snapper Jacks, Turtles, as well as Lobsters.
The Mountain is a dive site located outside the beach where “Dr No”, the famous James Bond movie was filmed.There are coral formations in this site and also a four foot Barracuda in this fabulous dive site.