Scuba Diving Near Chaguanas

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For most, Chaguanas is not their first choice of dive destination in the Caribbean, but overlooking this area of Trinidad would be a mistake.  Local waters feature dozens of feet of clear visibility, allowing visitors to explore reef systems and get an up-close look at marine life without distraction.

You'll find one dive service and a dive shop to choose from.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shop you'll be able to find are provided in the chart below.

Dive Shops Near Chaguanas
Name Type Phone Location Island
Nick's Water Sports Dive Shop//12577 (868) 743-7334 Chaguanas Trinidad

If you're looking forward to diving, you might want to check with Underwater Works. Unique on the island of Trinidad is Underwater Works, which not only specializes in a full course list of recreational diving, but as a recently certified AWS Educational Institution, they can train up commercial divers as well. If you have interest in training under either type of program, of you're already certified and looking for a great guide team, this is the team for you. They are found in western Chaguanas.

The following table provides some key facts concerning the only dive service in the area that we are aware of.

Dive Operators Near Chaguanas
Name Type Phone Location Island
Underwater Works Dive Service//12576 (868) 743-7334 1.5 mi. West of Central Chaguanas Trinidad

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out this extensive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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