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Address: Grand Turk
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No burgers here: this is an underwater coral arch formation for scuba...

No burgers here: this is an underwater coral arch formation for scuba divers to explore.

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My favourite dive site

All the dives here are great, but McDonalds is very cool as when you enter the water you are in about 30 feet. S you swim across the white sand and down the slope you will see the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 February 2016
Minkster56
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Mississauga, Canada
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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

All the dives here are great, but McDonalds is very cool as when you enter the water you are in about 30 feet. S you swim across the white sand and down the slope you will see the arch. As you swim under the arch you exit right on the wall at about 70 feet. The deep blue of the... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015

Spectacular swim through, went in at around 50ft / 16m and arrived out at the drop off at about 80ft / 25m. Visibility 100ft plus. Turn around, the wall disappears down about 6,500ft wow! Saw a Hawksbill Turtle and numerous Parrotfish feeding on the wall. A Pipefish was just hanging out on the wall and various Triggerfish were swimming around... More 

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Canton, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015

Very beautiful reef. Could have spent more time. Lots of fish activity to watch. Coral reef is just teaming with life.

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Reeds Spring, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

When I saw the first group go through the arch and disappear, I admit I got a little nervous. I just followed my fearless dive leader, Justin and went through. It was pretty amazing to go from 50 feet to see down to 7000 feet. We dove down to about 75 feet and enjoyed the wall.

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Ponce Inlet, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

Did a 2 tank here. Nice swim through with good viz...not real good on marine life but right next to the "wall" with its drop-off to the "abyss". Some reef bleaching but sadly thats everywhere now. Very good dive team with Oasis divers on a not to crowded boat. No disapointments here.

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Redlands, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

MacDonalds dive site is a good starting point. Great sandy area under the boat sloping to a nice wall. This site never disappoints.

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Tequesta, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2013

A fantastic dive site, if you are on Grand Turk and diving I would recommend this site, however in my opinion don't be upset if you cant get there as all the sites are great.

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Reston, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

Great option for view the reff and then drop over onto the Wall. Easy dive, small dive party, relaxed Divemaster kept good supervision and pointed out many "small" details and spectacular views.

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Omaha, NE
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2013

This is a dive site where a swim through purportedly looks like the golden arches. That might be a little creative, but the dive is excellent. Don't expect as many sharks and big fish like off West Caicos and French Cay, but a very good.

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Thank tonyandk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2013

The arch leads downwards towards a 7,000 foot dropoff wall. It was quite the feeling going through that arch to a deep blue abyss beneath you. Lots of marine life along the wall. I missed seeing the shark but did see a beautiful lime green moray that was 6 foot.

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