Is diving better in Key Largo or Key West?
When it comes to snorkeling and diving, Key West has some great diving, but the snorkeling and diving around Key Largo surpass the opportunities around the southernmost Key by far. The reefs around both islands are incredibly healthy, beautiful, and mostly easy to access.
What is the most popular dive site in Key Largo?
Molasses Reef is both the heart and crown jewel in Key Largo diving, boasting more than 30 individual sites. With its easy access, many moorings, and characteristic clear teal waters, it is ideal for snorkelers and divers alike.
Do you need a wetsuit to dive in Key Largo?
Water temperature is around 70-75F. Full 3mm wetsuits required for SCUBA diving, Maybe a hood on the colder days.