Central America is the southernmost, isthmian portion of the North American continent, which connects with South America on the southeast.
Popular Dive Destinations
In addition to its vast array of reef fish and its wide variety of dive sites, Cenderawasih Bay is most commonly known for its fantastic whale shark diving.
Honduras is known for its ancient Mayan ceremonial site Copán in addition to the Bay Islands, which are part of a massive barrier reef popular for scuba diving.
Komodo island, part of the Lesser Sunda chain of Indonesian islands, is the rugged habitat of the 3m-long Komodo dragon monitor lizard whose surrounding waters of seagrass beds, mangrove shrublands and coral reefs are famous for diving.
Sri Lanka is an island nation south of India in the Indian Ocean. Its diverse landscapes range from rainforest and arid plains to highlands and sandy beaches.