No matter what part of the United States you plan to visit, you’ll find an amazing variety of great dives that will keep you coming back for more. From shark-filled North Carolina wrecks to California’s kelp beds, the sheer number and variety of dive sites in the United States is staggering.
And don’t be fooled into thinking that the vast interior is dive deprived; there are some unexpected and memorable inland dive sites in places you would scarcely expect. Visit to discover what’s on offer for divers across the United States.
Find local PADI dive shops and explore the top dive sites with our map.
International and regional flights zoom across the United States constantly. To get around the country it is best to fly or rent a car. Public transportation is readily available in larger cities or cross country.