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Diving / Spearfishing Charters
Diving Wrecks, Reefs, Hard Bottom, and Offshore Springs

big hog snapperThe Gulf of Mexico is well known for being a spearfishing central. Our vast, flat gulf has thousands of reefs holding Hogfish, Grouper, Snapper, Amberjack, Tropical fish, and corals.

We offer 2, 3, and 4 tank dives aboard our vessel. All of our trips are specifically catered to experienced divers. We do not allow first time and inexperienced divers to dive with us. Dive gear, tanks, and dive masters are not provided. If you need these items we will be glad to provide them for you. Keep in mind, our majority of diving customers are spearfishermen.

All rates include up to six divers

Charter Type Schedule Depth and Distance Rate
2 Tanks, Shallow 4 Hours, AM or PM 25-40 Ft , 8-15 Miles $495
3 Tanks, Shallow 6 Hours, AM or PM 25-50 Ft, 8-17 Miles $675
2 Tanks, Deep 8 Hours, AM only 40-75 Ft, 12-25 Miles $850
3 Tanks, Deep 10 Hours, AM only, NITROX Preferred 40-120 Ft , 12-45 Miles $1075
Middle Grounds 12 Hours, AM only, 4 Tanks,NITROX Preferred 90-145 Ft, 70-110 Miles $1300
Dive Master     $99
Dive Gear BCD, Regs, Wetsuit   $30
Full Gear Set Above + Mask, Fins, Booties, Snorkel   $45

All rates include up to six divers

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Pura Vida Charters
5000 92nd St. N Slip #1
St. Petersburg, FL 33708

We guarantee fish or the trip is on us.
Clearwater deep sea fishing charters are fun for everyone in the Tampa Bay area.

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