Tube sponges, coral formed into pillars, and a vibrant host of sea life exists in the waters that surround Basseterre. There are only a few dive operators in the area, but all are known for their high-quality of service and their willingness to work with guests to get them to the sites they want to see.
You'll find a couple of dive services, a dive shop, and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from.
The dive shop worth considering are summarized in the table below.
|Kenneth's Dive Centre||Dive Shop//12577||(869) 465-2670||Downtown Basseterre||St. Kitts|
The following table enables you to learn some information concerning the area's dive services.
|Dive St. Kitts||(869) 465-1189||1.5 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Basseterre|
|Pro-Divers||(869) 466-1358||Downtown Basseterre|
The following table enables you to learn the typical cost of dive services in this area.
|Offering Type||Low Rate||High Rate|
|Discover Scuba||$ 110.0||$ 150.0|
|Double Tank Dive||$ 95.0||$ 110.0|
|Night Dive||$ 75.0||$ 85.0|
|Open Water Certification||$ 420.0||$ 450.0|
|Single Tank Dive||$ 65.0||$ 80.0|
Some information concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites can be seen here:
|Good||Open Water / CMAS *||80.0||17.2701793295||-62.7157974243|
|--||Open Water / CMAS *||70.0||17.2711628595||-62.6890182495|
|Very Good||Advanced Open Water / CMAS **||130.0||17.2701793295||-62.7415466309|
|Very Good||All Divers||70.0||17.2609994633||-62.681465128|
|Very Good||All Divers||40.0||17.274354741||-62.7013778687|
To learn more concerning snorkeling, including helpful suggestions and tips for both experienced divers and beginners, read this extensive discussion of diving in the Caribbean.
Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.