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Top SCUBA Diving Destinations

Read about dive sites and diving operators in over 90 countries, from Argentina to West Papua. All with ratings and reviews from divers: find the best places to go and companies to dive with. We're here to help you plan your next dive trip: use the SCUBA Travel diving guide then rate your diving experience.

Africa Asia Australia Caribbean Central America Europe The Gulfs Indian Ocean Mediterranean Arabian Sea North America Pacific Red Sea South America Top Ten Dive Sites Books on the World's Best Diving Spots

Africa Diving

Cape Verde
Egypt
Eritrea
Kenya
Madagascar

Mauritius
Malawi
Mozambique
Sierra Leone
South Africa

Sudan
Tanzania
Tunisia
Zanzibar

Anemone fish
Photo credit:Karin Broussard, Blue World Diving.

Asia, Australia, Indian and Pacific Ocean Diving

Australia
Borneo (Malaysian)
Brunei
Cambodia
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Cook Islands
East Timor
Fiji
French Polynesia
Hawaii
India

Indonesia
Malaysia
Maldives
Marshall Islands
Micronesia: Truk Lagoon
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Niue
Palau
Pakistan
Papua New Guinea

Philippines
Red Sea
Seychelles
Singapore
Solomon Islands
Sri Lanka
Thailand
Taiwan
Truk Lagoon
Vanuatu
Vietnam
West Papua, Irian Jaya

Soft Coral by Tim Nicholson
Photo credit: Tim Nicholson.

South America, Central America and Caribbean Diving

Antigua
Argentina
Bahamas
Baja California
Barbados
Belize
Bemuda
Bonaire
Brazil
British Virgin Islands

Cayman Islands
Colombia
Costa Rica
Cuba
Curaçao
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Honduras

Netherlands Antilles
Panama
Puerto Rico
Saba
St Lucia
Turks and Caicos
Venezuela

North America Diving

Canada
USA
Mexico

Europe and Mediterranean Diving

Britain
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
France
Greece

Iceland
Ireland
Isle of Man
Italy
Malta

Portugal
Norway
Spain
Turkey
Tunisia

Plumose Anemones by Tim Nicholson
Photo credit: Tim Nicholson.

Arabian Sea / Gulf of Oman / Persian Gulf Diving

Oman
Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates

Red Sea

Eritrea
Saudi Arabia
Sudan

Jordan
Egypt
Israel

Red Sea Diver by Tim Nicholson
Photo credit: Tim Nicholson.


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Books of the World's Best SCUBA Diving Spots

Dive Atlas of the World: An Illustrated Reference to the Best Sites
ed Jack Jackson, The Lyons Press, 2010, 300 pages, Hardback
The best-selling book on the SCUBA Travel site. Aims to cover the best diving the planet has to offer.
Dive - The Ultimate Guide to 60 of the World's Top Dive Locations
by Monty Halls, Ultimate Sports Publications Ltd, 320 pages, Softback
Monty Halls' book describes 60 of the world's best diving areas, and highlights specific dives not to be missed whilst you are there. It also aims to provide independent travellers with the other information they will need, such as about water temperatures, visa requirements, the best time of year to go and addresses of dive centres and recompression chambers. For more details read our review...
Ultimate Diving Adventures: 100 Extraordinary Experiences Under Water
by Len Deeley and Karen Gargani, John Wiley & Sons, 218 pages, Paperback
Details some of the best dive sites around the world, with some lovely photographs. The authors have included many of the dives listed in our top 10 list.