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Best dive spot in BVI

The ship wreck is awesome. Starts at about 30 feet deep and goes to about 80 feet. I have been... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2015
Megan H
via mobile
Great SCUBA Spot

This was one of my all time favorite places to dive. It is interesting with lots to see. While... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2014
intltravelasap
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Milwaukee
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Featured in the movie The Deep and one of the most popular dive sites in BVI, the RMS Rhone was a mail ship that went down in a hurricane in 1867.
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Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

The ship wreck is awesome. Starts at about 30 feet deep and goes to about 80 feet. I have been there twice and the visibility was great both times, 50ish feet. It's right off of salt island which is great for hiking.

Thank Megan H
Reviewed November 13, 2014

This was one of my all time favorite places to dive. It is interesting with lots to see. While there are many places to dive in the BVI, this is one of the most interesting.

Thank intltravelasap
Reviewed July 26, 2014

Great dive. Super shipwreck. If current is slight, this is a must see dive site in the BVI. Try and get the 2 tank trip to see both sections of the wreck.

Thank rlskill1
Reviewed July 23, 2014

Our group of 8 divers enjoyed 3 dives on the RMS Rhone, working with the Dive BVI operation out of Spanish Town on Virgin Gorda. These dives were some of the best I've ever done. The first dive was a morning dive of the bow...More

1  Thank Glimfeather
Reviewed July 11, 2014

I personally did not dive the ship wreck, but my husband and three others in our crew did! I was told this is the best dive spot they had ever been too! The photos were so awesome! Looking forward to getting my dive certification so...More

1  Thank Lindsay71089
Reviewed July 6, 2014

We dove the RMS (Royal Mail Ship) Rhone wreck in July of 2014. The Dive BVI crew gave us the history of the ship on the 45 min boat ride from Virgin Gorda. The dive started at about 40 feet deep, took us on a...More

1  Thank DallasFA
Reviewed April 23, 2014

You don't need another glowing review of diving the wreck of the RMS Rhone. You've probably read enough reviews by now to know it's fabulous. Swim-through hull, fish galore, dramatic wreckage. I guess all I can add is that, as of April 2014, it's still...More

Thank Jack L
Reviewed February 17, 2014

The wreck of the RMS Rhone lies in 40-80 feet of water just off Salt Island (which is actually nowhere near Anegada, despite Tripadvisor's categorisation!). It sank in a hurricane with the loss of almost everybody aboard in 1867, and it has been a national...More

2  Thank Rhone_Man
Reviewed December 13, 2013

We had hoped to dive on this wreck but had to snorkel due to ear problems. Despite that, we had a great time seeing the wreck from above. Parts of it are quite shallow, and the water is very clear, so it is possible to...More

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed December 2, 2013

My daughter and I dove the RMS Rhone in September, 2013, with 'SailCaribbeanDivers'. It was an exceptional experience. I have done 300+ dives and dove many wrecks (in various seas on 3 different continents) and can easily say that this was one of my best...More

1  Thank Jim M
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