Who owns Big Island Divers?
John Swanson – Owner
John Swanson – Owner-Operator & General Manager – Big Island Divers, Big Island Watersports, Big Island Shaka, Big Island Boathouse | LinkedIn.
How deep is the manta dive in Kona?
Depth: 20-80 ft.
How deep is the manta ray night dive?
It was about 32-39 ft deep.
Where can I dive in Big Island?
When planning your next getaway to the Big Island make sure these dive sites are at the top of your list!
- 1 ) Pelagic Magic.
- 2 ) Manta Ray Night Dive.
- 3 ) Golden Arches.
- 4 ) Naia.
- 5 ) Old Airport.
- 6 ) Devil’s Doorway.
- 7 ) Au Au Crater.
- 8 ) Turtle Pinnacle.
What is there to do in the Big Island at night?
Whether visitors are looking to dance all night long or relax by the sunset, the Big Island delivers.
- Pineapples. Hilo.
- Uncle Robert’s Awa Club.
- Oceans Sports Bar & Grill.
- Blue Dragon Restaurant & Musiquarium.
- Huggo’s on the Rocks.
- Kona Brewing Company: Kailua-Kona Pub & Brewery.
- First Friday Hilo Art Walk.
- Hilo Town Tavern.
Which Hawaiian island has the best scuba diving?
There is no best Hawaiian island for scuba diving — every island packs its own flavor. The Big Island offers the greatest number of dive sites, as well as sweeping biodiversity on reef dives, from manta rays to nudibranchs. The island of Kauai delivers the biggest numbers of green sea turtles.
Is scuba diving good in Hawaii?
Hawaii is a great place to get your Open Water level, or to add to your current certifications. Most of the dive sites are reached by boat so the Boat Diver specialty is a good choice if you are not experienced diving from a boat. PADI Deep Diver and PADI Wreck Diver courses for diving on the deeper wrecks.
What is big island known for?
The Island of Hawaii, more often simply referred to as the Big Island, is famous for its incredible natural attractions, particularly the volcanoes, which have shaped and continue to shape the landscape.
When did Big Island divers start in Kona?
Big Island Divers has been serving the Kona diving community since 1984. We offer a full-service diving experience, allowing you to relax and enjoy the underwater scenery. With 5 vessels and a crew of over 40, we accommodate divers or snorkelers of all experience levels and take great pride in providing unforgettable memories day…
Where to scuba dive on the Big Island of Hawaii?
The Big Island of Hawaii is renowned for SCUBA diving, join us and see why! We run daily SCUBA dive charters along the Kona coast. Our first-rate crew will take care of your needs while you focus on your dives.
How big is the Big Island dive shop?
Our newly-renovated, 2,000+ square foot retail space is fully stocked with every kind of equipment, apparel, dive accessory,and snorkel gear you need to enjoy the ocean. What is Travelers’ Choice?
Who are the captains of Big Island divers?
All Big Island Divers’ crew are trained & practiced in Emergency First Response, AED, and emergency oxygen provision. Our captains are United States Coast Guard certified. All vessels are Coast Guard inspected & equipped with AEDs, emergency oxygen kits, EPIRBs, life jackets, throw rings & first aid kits.