AquaMarine Dive is a PADI Gold Palm facility conveniently located on premises of the Blue Waters Inn, catering to all levels of certifications and divers. Open 365 days a year to suit your vacation needs with dive sites just two to five minutes from our private dock. Just step aboard one of our three covered dive boats all equipped with radio, oxygen, first aid kit and spare equipment. Their friendly and knowledgeable staff awaits you.
The newly renovated Blue Waters Inn’s 38 rooms are all air-conditioned and have ocean views. Sample the cuisine at either restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Hotel /Dive Packages are available upon request.
Geography and Location
Tobago is located 11.0 degrees North Latitude, 60.0 degrees West Longitude.
Tobago lies 21 miles (33Km) northeast of Trinidad. Tobago and sister Isle Trinidad, are the most southerly of the Caribbean Islands, just a few miles off the coast of Venezuela. Though only 16 miles long and 7 miles across, Tobago has quite a lot to offer both topside and underwater.
Tobago has the oldest protected rain forest in the northern hemisphere. We have 210 bird species, 123 species of butterflies,16 types of lizards,14 different frogs, 17 bats and 24 snakes all non-poisonous, plus a dozen different mammals. Waterfalls, hiking, nature trails, golf, tennis, windsurfing, and deep-sea fishing are some of the other topside attractions and activities.
Tobago’s diving ranges from the gentlest coral reef drifts to the most hair raising dives a veteran could want. Underwater visibility regularly reaches 100 plus feet with 80-100 feet being the norm. Every known species of hard coral and most of the “soft” corals, as well a the world’s largest known Brain Coral,12 feet high and 16 feet across are found here. Speyside provides access to exciting sites such as: Angel Reef, Black Jack Hole, Book Ends, Japanese Gardens, Batteaux Bay Drift and Coral Gardens to name a few.
English; Population: 48800
Tropical. 75-87 degrees F or 24-30 degrees C. The dry season is from January to May and the rainy season runs from June to December, with the wettest months October and November.
The value of the TT $ Dollar has been floated against the US Dollar. The exchange rate floats at 6.0 to 6.20 TT Dollars per US Dollar. Travelers checks, major credit cards and cash are accepted almost everywhere.
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Major airlines operate into Trinidad & Tobago. There is a ferry service between islands which roughly take 5 hours. The air bridge consists of several daily flights (20minutes). There are several car rental agencies on the island, along with Taxi and Bus service.
Most goods and Services are subject to 15% government Tax. (VAT)