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 Bahamas

Central America

Bahamas offers excellent visibility, warm waters, walls, wrecks, caverns and an aoutstanding fauna all year long. Pelagics and mammals are commonly encountered (mostly dolphins). All divers will enjoy this destination. A must, only a couple hours from USA.

The islands Blue Holes are water filled cave systems. They attract cave divers from all over the world to dive sites such as 'Stargate', 'The Guardian' and 'Little Frenchman'. There are Blue Holes in the ocean and inland.

Location: Caribbean, chain of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Florida, northeast of Cuba
Geographic coordinates: 24° 9' N, 76° 0' W
Coastline km: 3,542 km km
Climate: tropical marine; moderated by warm waters of Gulf Stream
Terrain: long, flat coral formations with some low rounded hills
Elevation: lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m highest point: Mount Alvernia, on Cat Island 63 m
Natural hazards: hurricanes and other tropical storms cause extensive flood and wind damage
Currency: Bahamian dollar (BSD)
Population: 303,770 (July 2006 est.)
Languages: English (official), Creole (among Haitian immigrants)
Capital: Nassau
Divisions: 21 districts; Acklins and Crooked Islands, Bimini, Cat Island, Exuma, Freeport, Fresh Creek, Governor's Harbour, Green Turtle Cay, Harbour Island, High Rock, Inagua, Kemps Bay, Long Island, Marsh Harbour, Mayaguana, New Providence, Nichollstown and Berry Islands, Ragged Island, Rock Sound, Sandy Point, San Salvador and Rum Cay

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Zones

Zones (15) Dive sites Sub zones
Abaco Islands 3 0
Andros Island 8 0
Big & Little Whale cays 3 0
Bimini Islands 9 0
Cat Island 2 0
Coco Cay 3 0
Conception Island 3 0
Eleuthera Island 5 0
Exuma Keys 7 0
Grand Bahama Island 9 0
Little San Salvador 1 0
Long Island 3 0
New Providence - Nassau 31 0
Rum Cay 1 0
San Salvador 8 0

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The Strip
Per iris.locher
abr 29, 2016
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Cessna Wreck
Per canyon
set 28, 2010
Cessna -
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The James Bond Wrecks
Per canyon
set 28, 2010
Bond Wrecks -
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Tunnel Wall
Per canyon
set 28, 2010
Tunnel Wall -
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Viatge: Stereo-trip
Per netsirk
Des de gen 1, 2008 fins a ago 1, 2008
Sailing with Stereo
Més...
Jer avatar
Viatge: Blackbeards
Per Jer
Des de jun 7, 2008 fins a jun 13, 2008
Blackbeards Liveaboard Cruise - Bahamas     Weather, a hangover, and an imminent flight cut some dives from this trip, but I still managed to get 15 logged. Most dives were within a few miles of Bimini, but also a couple just ou
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David avatar
Viatge: Bahamas - Nassau
Per David
Des de nov 17, 2007 fins a nov 25, 2007
Einr Woche Urlaub in Nassau auf den Bahamas. War einfach genial. Habe den OW Schein bei Stuwart Coves gemacht und insgesamt 6 Tauchgaenge gemacht.
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Viatge: Bahamas 2005
Per Griffith
Des de nov 13, 2005 fins a nov 16, 2005
Inlaws 50th trip
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