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Address: Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
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The Antilla, which was a German freighter sunk during World War II, is...

The Antilla, which was a German freighter sunk during World War II, is Aruba's most popular dive site.

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Spooky

Cool spot with lots of neat fish and sea life. Sort of a spooky experience. Glad that the Nazi's took the L on this one.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
rocker89
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Indianapolis
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Indianapolis
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cool spot with lots of neat fish and sea life. Sort of a spooky experience. Glad that the Nazi's took the L on this one.

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York, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

By far one of the best things to see while in Aruba. It was a great experience for 2 12 year old boys, thats all they have been talking about

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The story about this wreck is fascinating, and the conditions for snorkeling are perfect! This was my first snorkeling experience and it was amazing, definitely going to do this again!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a PADI diver this is a must whilst you are in Aruba and I would recommend unique divers on palm beach behind the Hilton Bart is brilliant he took us down around and through the Antilles

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dove the Antilla wreck with Aqua Windies dive shop. The day was incredible, light current, great visibility. There is a lot too see and I could easily have dove the wreck again for my second dive that day. Keep your head up and look around - there are lots of bigger fish (barracuda) and turtles that are swimming around... More 

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Forsyth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great dive site, nice clear blue water with sea life (sting ray and sea turtles) short boat ride from the dive shop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if your a diver, the wreck is one of the largest and most accessible in the Caribbean, 30-140' in depth, wreck is over 400' long, very safe and calm Great visibility

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Wilton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have dove on this wreck several times. It is an easy wreck for beginners and interesting enough for advanced divers. Visability is usually excellent and there is a good variety of ocean life.

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The Villages, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

This cargo ship, scuttled in the water during WW II, is now an amazing reef that has attracted man colorful fish and lots of different kinds. Sadly, the 400-foot ship has shifted and broken further apart over the years due to storms and rough waters. But it is still a great snorkel and dive site. You will have to take... More 

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Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

55-60 foot dive in and around a nice wreck worth the time great views you can go in and around the wreck we saw turtles rays lobsta eels

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