© iStock/Alexandr Berdicevschi Diving in Chile Chile is home to some of South America’s most pristine environments. Remote Easter Island, also known as Rapa Nui, famous for its mysterious moai statues, is also a Chilean territory. Chile’s climate and topography are varied and extreme. Travelers go from the world’s driest desert, the Atacama Desert, to the Valdivian rain forest, to the coldest reaches of Patagonia and everything in between. The long, narrow South American country of Chile shares more than 6,000 kilometers of its shoreline with the Pacific Ocean. To Chile’s east, the Andes Mountains stretch the entire length of the country. Chile offers nature lovers unique experiences above and below the water with its Pacific Islands, famous Patagonia, and access to Antarctica. There are many breathtaking dive sites in Chile. Adventurous divers will find endless opportunities to dive Chile’s Pacific shoreline, and freshwater high-altitude diving is available all along the Andes Mountains. Chile is a pristine environment with many undiscovered sites. Although the water is cold, wearing a dry suit will allow you to explore the fantastic sights Chile diving has to offer. Featured Training Centers Instructor Training CenterCENTRO DE BUCEO PROSUB This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app Featured places to go in Chile © iStock/abriendomundoValparaisoScuba diving in Chile’s Valparaiso region offers different types of diving, like walls, wrecks, and lots of biodiversity.Learn more © Shutterstock/MarcvanKessel.comPacific IslandsChile also owns some of the world’s most remote islands found in the Pacific Ocean offering fantastic, pristine diving opportunities.Learn more © Shutterstock/ZenobillisPunta ArenasIf you are looking for true adventure, scuba diving in Chile’s most southern region, Punta Arenas, is for you!Learn more Facts about Chile Power Plug Type C, LAirports SCLCurrency CLPLanguage esElectricity 220 V / 50 HzTimezone UTC-04:00Network Provider Entel Telefonia, Netline Telefonica Movil Ltda, VTR Banda Ancha SA Discover the wonders of the deep with SSI's blog Join us on an exciting journey of discovery and learn more about exhilarating diving adventures, dedicated conservation initiatives, and innovative educational opportunities that will help you illuminate the extraordinary beauty of the underwater world. Let's explore the underwater world together and delve into the hidden wonders beneath the gentle waves.