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Come and join the fascinating world of Scuba Diving with Sharkies Swim and Scuba Academy!

At Sharkies, we provide you with constant attention during your exciting journey. You will have your Instructors personal cell phone number and we will customize your instruction to your schedule. We offer ALL levels of PADI Scuba Diving Certification!  Open Water Certification package starts at 599.00 and includes all pool and classroom work as well  as gear rental.  (Highly recommend your own Mask, Fins and Snorkel. Yes, we do sell those.) This price includes everything up to your actual Open Water dives (see below for upcoming trips!).  We are also able to do a custom schedule or private/semi-private lessons, please call 678-82-SCUBA for pricing. Bonaire, anyone?

 

 Upcoming Dive Trips!

 

Manatee Excursion Experience at Crystal River, Florida!

 

Crystal River, Devil’s Den, Blue Grotto, & Rainbow River

Best Western Hotel

Prices starting at just $700!

January 17 thru January 20, 2020

 

 

Crystal River:

This trip will provide you with the rare opportunity to meet the West Indian Manatee. Currently only 1200 are left in Florida’s water, and they are on the endangered species list.  We will be offering the Manatee Awareness Specialty Course, to provide a better understanding of these rare creatures. Open to anyone! This is a snorkel experience that ANYONE can participate in!

 

Devil’s Den:

Scuba Diving At Devil’s Den Spring, what an amazing connection that can occur when one goes underwater to explore a whole new world.

On cold winter mornings you can see steam, like smoke, rising from the chimney opening. Thus, the early settlers gave the name Devil's Den. With crystal clear water, year round 72 degree water temperatures, ancient rock formations with stalactites, fossil beds dating back 33 million years, and much more, you're guaranteed to leave with memories that will last a lifetime!

 

Rainbow River Drift 1-Tank Boat Dive:

About 100 miles north of Tampa Bay, this 5.7-mile river is a genuine jewel, and lives up to its name. When sunlight hits the crystalline turquoise water, a veritable light show ensues. Glints of multicolored spectrums set the sandy bottom ablaze, mingling with the patterns of ripples reflected all around, while long, healthy kelly-green strands of sea grass — also called mermaid hair — play in motion with the water.

 

Blue Grotto:

Dive the largest clear water cavern located in the heart of freshwater spring country in Williston, Florida. The Blue Grotto lets you dive down to a depth of 100 feet (30 meters) in crystal clear water all the way down at a water temperature of 72 degrees Fahrenheit (23 degrees Celsius) all year round! The nature surrounding Blue Grotto is great for having a picnic with the family or friends between your dives. You can enjoy a relaxing BBQ after some great dives or even stay the night in one of their nice cabins by the pool.

   

    • Tour Includes:

    • 3  Nights Accommodation 

    • Breakfast Daily

    Manatee Excursion

 

ADD ONS:

    • Open water Certification - $300

    • Advanced Certification - $250

    • Nitrox Certification - $150

(This does not include diving fees or air fills for each site)

    • State-of the-Art- Dive Equipment: BCD, Regualtor, PSI & Depth Gauge/Computer, Tank - $100

    • 1 day of 2-tank Devil’s Den & all air fills - $60

    •      1 day of 1-tank Rainbow River, K.P. Hole - $95

    • 1 day of 2-tank Blue Grotto and air fills - $75

EXTRA EQUIPMENT NEEDED:           

    • Mask ($25 rental), Fins ($25 rental), Boots, ($25 rental) & Snorkel ($25 rental). 

    • 5mm Wet Suit - ($65 rental)

    • Equipment Bag

    • Ground Cover for your Equipment

    • Slate Board & Log Book

OPTIONAL (but recommended) EQUIPMENT:

    • Gloves, 

    • Beanie Cap or Hood

    • Knife

    • Underwater Light

    • Large Heavy Trash Bag for wet things

    • Water and Snacks

    • Reservation requires a $100 NON REFUNDABLE deposit *Balance due 30 days prior to departure     Limited to space availability

1318 Concord Rd. Smyrna, GA * 678-82-SCUBA   

 www.sharkiesswimandscubaacademy.com

 

Best Western

614 NW US Highway 19 

Crystal, FL

352-795-3171

 

Dive Center @ Best Western

8:00 A.M.

352-795-6798

White Quarry

Need something closer to home to do your check out dives?? We have you covered! 45 Minutes from Atlanta, crystal clear water, camping (or not!) over the weekend, still have amazing aquatic life and super easy platform diving!

 

This package starts at 599.00! Includes a weekend of diving, state of the art rental gear, air fills and entrance fees. 

1318 Concord Rd., Smyrna, GA 30080
 Tel: 678-82-SCUBA
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