Whether you're an experienced diver or have difficulty just putting your face in the water, St Maarten offers a wide variety of options to allow you to experience life beneath the surface of the waves. With so many options to choose from, you're bound to find one that suits your own personal spirit of adventure.
For those interested in scuba diving, whether experienced or beginners, St Maarten offers PADI Scuba Diver and Open Water Certification courses as well as a deep water dives for the most experienced among you. A beginners Discover Scuba Diving course provides an introduction to breathing underwater and includes a real dive in shallow water.
Those who prefer to snorkel will enjoy the many snorkeling tours offered to nearby reefs that feature calm waters and great viewing of a variety of species of fish. Combine a boat ride, snorkel tour and swimming in one great experience.
Finally, those looking for something in between may enjoy Helmet Diving in which you’ll wear a helmet (just like in those old TV shows) and walk along the ocean floor. No swimming or wearing of tanks necessary as you’re connected to the surface and an air supply at all times.
No matter what your preference, we've got a way to help you enjoy a visit under water.