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Dive/Snorkel Excursions

Multi-Location Packaged Experience
The Wall – Brian Kakuk

Small Hope Bay Lodge offers a large variety of Dive and Snorkel excursions to more than 60 sites. These include colorful shallow reefs, shark dives, coral gardens, wreck dives, breathtaking blue holes, the Andros Barrier Reef and stunning wall dives at the edge of the continental shelf, where the Tongue of the Ocean plunges to 6,000 feet.

The Great Barrier Reef of Andros is the 3rd largest fringing barrier reef in the world. Only a few places in the world can offer such an astounding variety of diving as here on Andros. And the beauty of our location is that all the dive and snorkel sites are so close - most sites are only about 15 minutes away by boat from the dock at Small Hope Bay Lodge.

Excursions can be tailored to the skill and experience levels of the participants. Snorkelers and Divers are accommodated on the comfortable pontoon boats designed for easy exit and entrance on the water. If you don't have your own gear, we supply quality, well-maintained rental equipment.

Accessibility Notes

This experience is not recommended for persons with mobility impairments.

Pet Friendly Notes

Pets are not allowed.

Sample Itinerary of Experience

Ocean and inland Blue Holes are a unique feature on Andros. There is a higher concentration of these limestone formations than anywhere on the planet. Wall dives, Cavern dives with gorgeous swim troughs, shallow Reef dives, shark experience dives and night dives make up the daily rotation of dives that will please the most seasoned divers.

In addition to "specialty dives" for advanced and experienced divers, cave penetrations can be organized by experienced instructors with cave certification.


Seasons Open and Departure

Year Round


Diving and snorkeling is for almost everyone! You can do it. Your kids can do it! Small Hope Bay has a state of the art dive center, and the staff of PADI qualified dive instructors and dive masters can safely show your whole family how - all you need is the desire to have fun and learn! For more information please contact Small Hope Bay Lodge for further information.

Remember to bring along your certification card if you are a certified Diver. Nitrox is available. Dives are offered daily. Usually two in the morning and one in the afternoon.

  • 1 Tank Boat Dive - $90
  • 2 Tank Boat Dive - $110
  • Snorkel on the Reef, boat ride included - $40

Prices do not include equipment rental.