Explore paradise underwater...
Curaçao is ranked as one of the best destinations for snorkeling & diving...
Dive in where the reef is just a few steps away...
Whether you're a beginner who is looking for a great spot for their first dive, or an expert with hundreds of dives under your belt, Curaçao will not disappoint. Specifically well-known for its wealth of extraordinary shore diving, and its plentiful macro-life, Curaçao is also known for its consitent conditions, with good visibility, healthy reefs and typically calm conditions.
Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort is home to a full-service dive shop operated by, Bounty Adventures. Bounty Adventures is a Padi Dive Operator, offering a variety of courses including, Discover SCUBA DIving, available each week at Santa Barbara's pools. Bounty Adventures offers guided shore diving tours, and a dive boat will depart from the resort beginning in 2016. Snorkeling tours are also available through Bounty Adventures.
Services & Courses
- Discover SCUBA Diving
- Open Water
- Advanced Open Water
- Refresher Courses
- Retail Equipment Sales
- Equipment Repair
- Air Fills
Snorkel & Dive Tours
Sail Snorkel & Lunch Cruise
Board Bounty Adventures' state-of-the-art catamaran for a day of sailing and snorkeling. The half-day guided excursion takes you to Curaçao's top snorkel sites!
Tour includes: Snorkel Equipment/Instruction, Lunch and Open Bar
- Pick-up at Resort
- Departure Time: 10 am
- Days Available: Tuesday; Wednesday; Thursday; Friday
- Duration: Approximately 4.5 hours
- Recommended Attire: Bathing suit; towel; sun block; camera; comfortable shoes or flip flops
Adults: $75 | Children: $38
Klein Curaçao Adventure
Curacao's #1 Day Excursion, the Klein Curaçao Adventure is a day sail to a paradise island with crystal-clear water, white-sand beaches and a healthy population of sea turtles. Enjoy the full-day excursion with sailing, snorkeling, swimming and plenty of time to relax on the beach!
Tour includes: Snorkel Equipment/Instruction, BBQ Buffet Lunch, Open Bar
- Pick-up from the Resort
- Departure Time: 7:30 am
- Available Daily
- Duration: Approximately 9 hours
- Recommended Attire: Bathing Suit; Towel; Sun Block; Camera; Comfortable Shoes or Flip Flops
Adults: $108 | Children: $54
- Shore Diving Tours Available
- Boat Diving Tours - Coming Soon
Dive Tour schedule varies by week. Contact the Concierge for more details.
Curacao's Top Snorkel & Dive Sites
- Director's Bay
Perfect for both divers and snorkelers, Director's Bay features a decaying 'shark fence' that is now covered with a diverse variety of corals and sponges.
- Alice in Wonderland
Playa Kalki (Alice in Wonderland) is a shore dive where you'll see moray eels, lobsters, star coral formations and a wide variety of colorful reef fish.
One of Curacao's most well-known dive and snorkel sites, the famous tugboat wrecked just a few yards off-shore in a protected bay.
- Klein Curaçao
Take a day trip to Klein Curacao (Little Curacao) and enjoy pristine, unspoiled diving where everything is bigger, and there is more of it. After snorkeling, relax on Klein Curacao's secluded beaches.
- Mushroom Forest
Among Curacao's most famous dive sites, at the Mushroom Forest, hard coral formations have grown to resemble large, colorful mushrooms.
- The Superior Producer
Ranked as one of the best wreck dives in the Caribbean by Sport Diver Magazine, the cargo freighter sunk in 1977 and now sits at a depth of 100 feet.