Barbados Tourism Marketing, Inc.
Come dive into Barbados a year-round divers paradise!
Barbados is a true coral limestone island in the south eastern Caribbean. This provides for a fringing coral reef along the entire shoreline making it a first class destination to dive! This is bolstered with 60 feet to 100 feet of visibility all year around you will be challenged to absorb all there is to see. Our sea temperatures average between 26 & 29 degrees centigrade all year around. This will only vary by a degree or so at depth. With visibility, water temperature and sea conditions being fairly constant the diving in Barbados is generally good all year around.
With near perfect conditions and a variety of excellent shallow dive sites the conditions are most ideal for learning to dive. So no excuses! Give it a go! The full spectrum of scuba diving training is available in Barbados with core courses in fundamental diving and a variety of specialty courses. All recreational diving is conducted by boat on the West and South coasts of the island. Barbados is also known as the wreck diving capital of the Caribbean with its variety of wrecks that have developed over the years into fabulous artificial reefs. To learn more visit www.visitBarbados.org or call us at 1800 221 9831