We do SCUBA in the Wilmington, NC area since 1988.


Thank you for visiting our web page! Aquatic Safaris has specialized in SCUBA diving charters, instruction, gear sales, repair, and travel in Wilmington, NC since 1988.  We are constantly striving to improve our dive shop and our services.  Aquatic Safaris operates two USCG certified custom dive boats, a Sea Hawk Dive Master 36′ (new in May 2014) and a Island Hopper Pro 48′.  Our boats run daily scuba diving charters to wrecks and ledges off Wrightsville Beach.  We offer a wide selection of PADI SCUBA diving courses, all of which are taught by experienced instructors.   Please visit our Charter Info page & boat pictures before exiting our site!

Contact Us:

Telephone Number: 910-392-4386

Store Hours:
Mon – Fri: 10:00pm – 6:00pm
Sat: 10:00am – 5:00pm
We are following state and county health guidelines. Curb-side service is also available.

The Dive Shop opens at least one hour prior to our charter departure time.

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As of Oct 2012, Aquatic Safaris moved to our new location, 7220 Wrightsville Ave, STE A in Atlantic View shopping center at the intersection of Wrightsville Ave and Eastwood Rd. Click here for a map to find us!

  • Consumers can purchase either an air-integrated Galileo HUD (regularly $1699, now $1399) – save $300, or an air-integrated G2 wrist (regularly $1399, now $1050) – save $349, and receive a free transmitter. While supplies last.
    Free Transmitter


    Safari Hunt 2020

    Saturday, May 2nd

    Signup at the dive shop or call.


  • Boats Running

  • Let’s Go Diving – Upcoming Charters

    John D. Gill / Hyde :   Fri, May 29 8:00 AM with 1 available spaces
    Fossil Ledge / Sharktooth Ledge :   Sat, May 30 8:00 AM with 4 available spaces
    Hyde :   Sat, May 30 9:00 AM with no open spaces
    Liberty Ship :   Sun, May 31 7:30 AM with no open spaces
    John D. Gill / Hyde :   Sun, May 31 8:00 AM with >6 available spaces
    Markham / Hyde :   Sun, May 31 11:30 AM with 6 available spaces
    Normannia / Dew's Ledge :   Mon, Jun 01 8:00 AM with >6 available spaces

  • Apeks Flight Regulator
    These are the most compact Apeks regulators ever made. Small yet fully loaded with high performance and comfort. Flight is ideal for every dive journey from a visit to your local dive site to an exotic trip overseas.

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