September 2021 - We are still operating with COVID-19 restrictions in place.

*Update on COVID-19 Operations and Procedures-

*Beginning September 8th 2021 - To help protect our passengers and crew, we are now requiring proof of Coved-19 vaccination prior to boarding the boat for a charter. (Photo of vaccination card on your phone will work)

  • Sign waivers on Bandito Charters website
  • Bring your own PPE (face coverings, gloves, hand sanitizer)
  • In accordance with Federal USCG mandate face coverings are required inside the cabin.
  • Maximum of 6 divers
  • We will not use a rinse bucket on deck.
  • Chips, cookies, soup, water, and crackers on boat, no sandwiches at this time. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.
  • Bandito Charters will clean and disinfect the boat between charters and also during the day.

 Please go to our Covid-19 protocol page using the page tab above to review.

 Thank You, Rick and Jackie

We are Puget Sound’s leading Dive Charter Company, based in Tacoma, Washington. When you’re looking for an unforgettable scuba diving experience with the most professional crew in Puget Sound, call Bandito Charters. Our staff of true dive professionals has over fifty years experience in boat handling and diving. For us, your safety and comfort come first. Bandito Charters operates dive boats equipped with oxygen and AED.

Please click on the calendar link for information regarding scheduled dives, and to make reservations.  When you find a charter scheduled on a date you want to dive, please contact the dive shop or group listed to make reservations. The contact phone number is listed on our calendar after the shop/group name.

Bandito Charters operates year round with charters running every weekend, and weekdays upon request. If you’re a single diver just trying to get a break from your work week, or a small group planning a special trip, please check our calendar. Alternatively, Rick would be happy to customize a charter around your needs if you wish to schedule a charter on a date other than what is listed on our calendar.  (6 divers minimum)

Thanks for visiting and come back soon,

Bandito Staff

We support marine conservation and do not allow spear fishing or harvesting of any kind on charters.

Non-diving children under 12 years must be accompanied by a non-diving adult.

Cancellation Policy – All charters are to be paid for in advance, and no refund will be given for any cancellation within 24 hours of departure.

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