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“Great view of the reef” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Atlantis Submarines

Atlantis Submarines
30 South Church Street, George Town, Grand Cayman
345-949-7700
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$39*
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Ranked #26 of 69 Activities in George Town
Type: Boat Tours, Adventure
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Owner description: Atlantis Submarines Cayman provides entertaining underwater tours for all ages.Our Atlantis Submarine dives to 100 feet, while our Seaworld Observatory operates on the surface only.Guests must be 4 years old and 3 feet tall to take the submarine excursion, but all ages are welcome on the Seaworld Observatory
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Valley Stream, New York
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“Great view of the reef”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We were lucky on our trip, as we only had 17 people on board. This meant that there was no need to cruise both side of the sub, so we got an extended reef tour. We got to see lots of local sea life as well as enjoying the reef itself. The trip took us down to a little over 100 feet which was really neat. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to see the sea life.

Visited May 2013
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Windsor, Canada
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“For those who don't scuba dive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

My wife and I don't scuba dive. In order for us to see a coral reef this voyage became a must. A wide variety of fish and coral are on display and if you are lucky you might see a ray and a sea turtle. The water is crystal clear and the colours exhibited are wonderful.
Viewings cannot be guaranteed, of course. Our guide was excellent and had a great sense of humour. Remember, there are no toilet facilities either on the launch that takes you to the submarine or on the submarine itself.

Visited April 2013
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Oakton, Virginia
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“Nice Experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Well done although the humor of the staff was tired and lame. Would have been much better experience with more information or some newer material. The submarine is comfortable and well maintained. I felt safe the entire cruise. Good visibility and many things to see.

Visited May 2013
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“Great time! Must do!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

We went on our own at Georgetown and this was my first time to Grand Cayman. Was a little disappointed with the island, but the Atlantis submarine excursion was a pleasant surprise.

The crew were all very friendly and seemed to know their stuff. They have an impeccable safety record according to them as well. The trip was about an hour long and we got down to over 100ft deep. I would highly recommend giving them a try, especially if you or someone in your party has never been.

Visited March 2013
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Dallas, Texas
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“So much fun!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

This is a fun thing to do. You take a boat from the dock out to the submarine and get on the submarine from there. There are no bathrooms on the sub, so make sure to use the ones on land! The man that pointed out the aquatic life on the trip was amusing and informative. We saw some marine life that is usually nocturnal - an eel that looked like a ribbon and a lion fish. Also saw a sea turtle and stingrays, with many fish and coral as well. Very educational excursion for children. We dove about 125 feet on our trip. This is worth the money. Total time from dock to dock was about 1.5 hours.

Visited May 2013
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