Lionfish Safari Dives

  • Departure: Ocean Divers
  • From USD: $80.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
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From USD $80.00

We’ll be joined by expert authorities from Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission who will be sharing safe Lionfish handling & removal techniques, the latest research, and more. Learn how to properly prepare, clean, cook, and share your catch with Lionfish fillet and tasting demonstrations. ‘Be the Predator’ and help us rid this invasive species from our reefs!

The cost for this unique 2-tank Lionfish dive is $80, and gains you entry into the Lionfish collection contest with prizes for the top collectors each day. Participants will also be entered into our raffle for a chance to win cool raffle prizes! Note that this special event takes place on Ocean Divers boats only. No personal watercrafts or shore divers are eligible for prizes.

Check the link in your order confirmation for discounted hotel partner booking links and make it a fun weekend! Rates at Marina Del Mar start at just $150/night. Bring your family. Bring your friends. Together we can make a difference!

Requirements: Divers are required to have a pole spear or hand net and collection containment such as Zookeeper or catch bag. Puncture resistant gloves are highly recommended. Gear Up with proper equipment here.

Bring your catch back to dock and Sharkey’s on-site restaurant will ‘cook your catch’— YUM! 1lb of fish prepared 4 ways with sides for $8-$12.  Call Sharkey’s at 305-453-0999 for information and pricing on fish preparations.