Scuba Diving Near Castries

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Castries is a great destination for both wall and drift diving, with a host of sites to see including shipwrecks, coral, steep walls, and more.  Many dive operations in the area choose to guide guests through the Marine Reserve areas which are along the sheltered west coast. 

You'll find 3 dive operators, a dive shop, and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shop worth looking into are shown down below.

Dive Shops Near Castries
Name Type Phone Location Island
Sandals Castries Dive Center Dive Shop//12577 (758) 452-5042 1.3 mi. West of Central Castries Saint Lucia

Take a minute to read the following chart for a list of dive service operators.

Dive Operators Near Castries
Name Phone Location
Dive Fair Helen (758) 451-7716 Downtown Castries
Eastern Caribbean Diving (758) 453-3483 La Brelotte Bay, 3.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Castries
Rendezvous Resort Diving (758) 457-7961 1.0 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Castries

Dive Services

Glance through this table to learn more about the typical cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 80.0 $ 130.0
Double Tank Dive $ 80.0 $ 92.0
Night Dive $ 75.0 $ 90.0
Open Water Certification $ 435.0 $ 450.0
Single Tank Dive $ 65.0 $ 75.0

Dive Sites

You can look at this table to see some information concerning one of the area's best known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Castries
Name Quality Visibility Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Vigie Beach Reef -- -- All Divers 39.0 1-2 knots 14.0278017127 -60.9856638909

To learn more about snorkeling, including suggestions and helpful tips for both "old pros" and beginners, check out our detailed Caribbean diving page.


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