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Tips for Planning Family Scuba Diving Vacations

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A scuba diving vacation is a great way to spend time with your family. Relax and let go of all your worries as you dive into the ocean. You can also record those moments on film. So, you need to make sure that you have all the necessary gear to go on an underwater adventure with your family. We have some suggestions to help you plan your family's best scuba diving vacation.


A family vacation to Bonaire, the Caribbean, will allow everyone in the family to dive and experience the underwater world. Bonaire has diving spots to suit all skill levels. You can also access the two-mile Klein Bonaire from Bonaire by boat. Buddy Dive provides an additional service that includes boat dives if you don’t want to travel on a boat.


Grand Cayman

Grand Cayman is the ideal place for families looking to scuba dive. Divers of all levels will enjoy the many dive sites. While there are many options for beginners, more experienced divers should head to Stingray City. Scuba diving in Grand Cayman is a great way to spot sharks and spotted Eagle Rays. There are swim-thrus and spur-and-groove coral formations. You can also find the southern stingray and the spotted eagle-rays on the reef.

Tioman Island (Malaysia)

Tioman Island may be the perfect place for you to go scuba diving with your family when you travel to Malaysia. The idyllic island is well-known for its diving and there are many great spots. Salang, a small village that is very popular with tourists and divers alike, is another option for families. You will find many restaurants and hotels along the beachfront, as well as a beautiful reef and abundant fish.

Azura Benguerra

Azura Benguerra offers a unique place to enjoy your vacation with its Afro-chic design, Mozambican inspired elements and beautiful architecture. From romantic candlelight dinners on the beach to a wide range of water activities, this resort has something for everyone. A wonderful option for families traveling with children is the Presidential Villa. Guests can enjoy the luxury and privacy of their Presidential Villa or plunge pool.

Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort in Vanuatu

Jean-Michel Cousteau resort in Vanustu is an excellent choice for families looking to scuba dive. This scuba diving resort is a member of Virtuoso, the travel industry's premier luxury network. Virtuoso advisors can maximize your travel experience by offering special features or benefits.

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Zenobia shipwreck viewing site in Amalfi

If you're planning a scuba diving vacation for your entire family, make sure to visit the Zenobia shipwreck viewing site. The ferry, which was built in Sweden, sank in the Mediterranean Sea in 1980. It is known as "The Titanic of Med", and was capable of carrying more than PS200,000,000 worth of cargo at its sinking.


Tips for Planning Family Scuba Diving Vacations