The island state of Bahamas consists of more than 700 islands and is located in the Atlantic about 300 km off Florida's east coast. The Bahamas are counted among the Caribbean islands and are located in the north of the Caribbean. About 354,000 inhabitants live on a total area of approximately 14,000 km2. The capital is Nassau. The official language is English. The Bahamas is located in the time zone UTC -5 hours.
DIVING AT DESTINATION
The dive sites around the Bahamas offer imposing cliffs, bright coral reefs and some blueholes. In the deep-turquoise underwater world with more than 2,000 reefs, tiger, lemon, bull sharks, rays, dolphins and grouper sharks find an excellent habitat.
In any case, travelers should be able to demonstrate a certified health and fitness test.
DIVING QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
The Bahamas are suitable for beginners and advanced divers.
POPULAR DIVE REGIONS
The Bahamas are characterized by a subtropical climate and, due to the average temperature of 26 ° C, is a destination that can be visited all year round.
BEST TRAVEL TIME
The Bahamas can be dived at any time of the year. The best time to travel is from November to May.