Diving in Curaçao

Dive Guide for Curaçao

Scuba diving in Curaçao is a fantastic option for divers seeking vibrant reefs, diverse marine life, and clear waters. Curaçao is a Dutch Caribbean Island located outside the hurricane belt and offers a range of dive sites suitable for all experience levels.

Curaçao's marine ecosystem is diverse, featuring colorful coral reefs and a wide variety of fish species. You can encounter sea turtles, eagle rays, moray eels, seahorses, frogfish, and an array of tropical fish. Curaçao is also known for its excellent macro diving opportunities.

Curaçao places emphasis on marine conservation and is home to multiple organizations that work to protect coral reefs. As a responsible diver, please be mindful of the fragile marine ecosystem.

Curaçao Dive Sites

Types of dives in Curaçao

Salt water Shore Easy entry Wall Deep (80ft/24.5m) Boat Snorkel site Wreck Technical Current Drift Cavern

Water Temperature

When to dive in Curaçao

Curaçao has excellent diving conditions year-round, with water temperatures ranging from 80°F (27°C) in winter to 84°F (29°C) in summer. The island experiences a dry season from January to September, which is generally the best time for diving due to calmer seas and increased visibility.

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