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PO Box 1437, St. John VI 00831

Scuba Diving

Busy Bee Charters offers scuba diving!

The Busy Bee is the only PADI affiliated dive boat on the Coral Bay side of St John. Our dive offerings are primarily private, which means we cater specifically to you and your diving experience – not to a schedule or the other 11 divers. A matter of fact, even when we combine, we limit our boat to six divers maximum.

We are pleased to offer a "Two for Two" private dive. A private two tank dive for two people. Your trip would be led by a dual Captain/Dive Instructor. This is a great option for couples looking to avoid crowds or people getting back into diving that may want more one on one attention.

Got a mixed crew of divers and non-divers? Combine a standard full or half day snorkel/exploration trip with a dive charter by adding tanks!

If you are not a certified diver, you can take a Discover Scuba Diving (DSD) course – with 30 minutes of instruction you can be down to 40 feet below the surface under the watchful eye of our instructor. You can even add a DSD to a private charter!

…or go ahead get certified!

Diving Rates (includes gear):

Two Tank Dive, Certified: $175
One Tank Night Dive, Certified: $125
One Tank Dive, DSD (non-certified): $150

Two-for-Two (Two Tank for two divers on a private boat), Certified: $500

Private USVI Full Day (7.5 hours): $695 + $/tank
Private USVI Half Day (4 hours): $450 + $/tank
Cost per Tank, Certified: $50/tank
Cost per Tank, non-certified: $80/tank

PADI Open Water Certification w/ e-learning: $500 + costs
PADI Open Water Certification referral (check out dives): $460
PADI Advanced Open Water w/ e-learning: $500 + costs
PADI Rescue Diver: $600

*Maximum of 6 divers on the boat.
*Minimum of 2 divers for non-private trips.
*BVI Price does not include customs/national park fees.