Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef, West Bay

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Explore the wreckage of a former World WarII U.S. submarine rescue ship at Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef. Accessible to both certified divers and snorkelers, the wreck houses a large variety of colorful marine life, with eagle rays skimming through the sand below. Clear waters and openings in the ship itself allow sufficient lighting for you to navigate and examine the ship's many rooms underwater. The wreck itself is still quite new, so there is not much coral growth. With our online itinerary creator, West Bay attractions like Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Paul, Larry and John took my group to dive in this Shipwreck. It has large chambers where you can dive with no risks. It is well conserved. Although it is well illuminated it is advised to take a ligh...  more »
  • A stop on our cruise with Viking. Two tour guides welcome you on the submersible from view of ship wrecks and tropical fish. One of the guides goes into the water with food for the fish and he passed ...  more »
  • this is a must every time I go to Grand Cayman island. Last years storm "Nate" has laid the 253' ship on it's port side completely exposing the rudder and propeller. It's a unique experience diving wi...  more »
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  • Was an amazing dive got to explore inside and out. Dive masters did a great job
  • Great snorkel trip on Red Sail Sports. Only problem was a rough seas. Still had a great time. Crew was very attentive.
  • The weck has been blown by the recent two hurricanes and is now standing on its left side since October 2017. It makes even more exciting to dive through the narrow ways! There was a huge Green moray (ca 2m) at the bottom of the stern.
  • We went out with Cayman Divers. Great crew. Very knowledgeable and helpful. The ship was amazing. Lots of sea life.
  • Very interesting snorkel and dive site, well worth a visit, Red Sails Sports are excellent for facilitating this trip.
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