We're headed to Cuba in October, 2019! Come see crocodiles, groupers, silky and caribbean reef sharks, tarpons, and more among pristine reefs at the Gardens of the Queen Marine Park, off the South side of Cuba.
October 11th to October 20th, 2019. We are currently taking $500 deposits to reserve your spot.
Land tour of mainland Cuba following diving also available upon request for additional fee - October 20th to October 24th.
Want warm tropical waters, 100+ feet of visiblity, 6 different species of shark, and pristine corals?
Gardens of the Queen Marine Park has all that and more.
This trip can accommadate both SCUBA divers and snorkelers.
Price includes transfers from the airport, 6 days of diving (4 dives/day), 7 nights aboard the brand new Avalon III dive boat (specifications below). All meals included while onboard. Nitrox available for the week at $100 extra.
Airfare is not included. Talk to us about flight options.
Conservation fee of $100 has to be paid upon arrival.
Avalon Fleet III Specifications
- 160′ long
- 28′ beam
- 4 Nuvair dive compressors, 2 air and 2 NITROX
- Large lounge
- Large open-air areas
- Top open air bar with hot tub
- Huge dive deck
- 15 private staterooms (all with in-suite bath)
This trip falls under Cuba’s People-to-People educational category. There will be Marine Biologists speaking with us about marine conservation and the unique ecosystem of Gardens of the Queen Marine Park.
A 60 Minutes report on the Gardens of The Queen from 2011:
Guiding, Scuba Trips$20.00
Group dive out to Sund Rock Marine Preserve, near Hoodsport, WA. Meeting Exotic Aquatics Store at 10:00AM, we'll drive out and do two dives.
$20 covers entrance fee. Any rentals needed will be extra.
SCUBA, Scuba Trips$95.00
Boat Charters Will Begin In March
The boat Lu-Jac's Quest, which previously operated out of Anacortes is moving down to Pleasant Harbor, Hood Canal! We plan to have regular dive days once Skipper Phil Jensen is up and running, which is planned for beginning of March, 2019.
We should have some charters scheduled and listed on-line here soon!
Hope to see you then!