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Crowded but worth it

This site is iconic and very busy. It’s an easy dive in 30-40 feet of water and many instructors... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
513frankd
Great snorkel trip

They say you can touch his hands but don't touch anything else. The rest is covered in fire coral... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phyllis B
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Garwin, Iowa
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A 4,000 pound bronze statue of Christ installed at the Key Largo National Marine Sanctuary.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“easy dive” (8 reviews)
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Key Largo, FL
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This site is iconic and very busy. It’s an easy dive in 30-40 feet of water and many instructors use this site to count as an ocean dive for SCUBA certification classes. If you are going to do it, get there early before it gets...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They say you can touch his hands but don't touch anything else. The rest is covered in fire coral. Try to be here early as it get crowded.

1  Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went a snorkel trip to Christ of the Deep and Grecian Rocks. Christ of the Deep is in deeper water and Grecian Rocks is a shallow location. Both sites have plenty of fish and beautiful Coral Reefs.

2  Thank William S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

But not anymore! (and if you get the Cake reference, congratulations, you get a point). Dry Rocks is a great reef. Unfortunately, with climate change, ocean acidification, and thousands of tourists whom feel entitled to touch things they shouldn't be touching the reef is not-so-slowly...More

2  Thank Kurt B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Our girls snorkeled the Christ of the Deep Statue this past summer. They really enjoyed it as first time snorkelers. Would definitely do this again

2  Thank jrfamily4
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Really nice reef. Lots of colorful fish. Had a great time snorkeling. Short boat ride from the park.

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was a snorkeling stop and there were lots of other snorkelers around. A little too busy for my taste but, it is an easy swim even though there are lots of boats sharing the experience. I think it is a traditional stop if you're...More

1  Thank Shari E
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I have never seen anything like this in my life. The statue is absolutely amazing. All I could do is just stare. This statue will take your breathe away. The beauty words cannot not express.

1  Thank Sherry V
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This site is a must see for any diver in the Keys! Such a site to hold in a shallow area that makes it perfect for even beginner divers. Take the time to look at the history of the statue and make this a definite...More

1  Thank Angie S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The family joined our 12 year old on his open water check out dive to view this statue. Our new diver accomplished his skill tests and the rest of us checked an item off our bucket list. Pretty statue, easy dive site, not much marine...More

1  Thank Kathy A
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Kathlene H
24 May 2017|
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Response from burntweeniesandwich | Reviewed this property |
We scubaed with Amoray. There were snorkelers onboard sometimes, but my impression is that the boat was dedicated more to scuba in terms of the depths and sites we visited. If you just want to visit the Christ of the Deep... More
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Loric84
20 March 2017|
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Response from SonjaOcala | Reviewed this property |
No, the statue is about a 30 minute boat ride out. There are cannons just off the beach at John Pennekamp State Park. The boat trip only cost about $30.00 per person from the park. They limit their numbers so it is not over... More
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