The Cayman Islands. Birthplace of Caribbean Diving

Nov 9, 2020 at 5:52 AM MST

Wall to Wall Excitement and Variety

This is the birthplace of the wall dive. It started when scuba pioneers returned from the Cayman Islands with tales of sheer underwater cliffs that plummeted to unseen depths. Generations of underwater enthusiasts have since made these three islands the leading diving destination in the Caribbean. And there's something for all interests and abilities, from introductory immersions on shallow reefs to extended-range explorations that push the boundaries of recreational diving. Choose an intimate dive lodge on the quiet Sister Islands or indulge at an upscale resort in the heart of Grand Cayman's famous Seven Mile Beach. Swap stories with dive masters at the local pub or dine in five-star opulence. Whatever your style, the Cayman Islands can accommodate.

Scuba Diving has announced their Annual Reader's Choice Awards and the Cayman Islands won more awards than any other destination in the Caribbean! They came in first place in these categories:

  1. Photography
  2. Visibility
  3. Technical Diving