Snorkeling Around Charlestown

Snorkeling Sites

If you'd like to see what's below the surface you might enjoy Pinney's Beach. A shallow reef protects this beach, offering some great snorkeling in a calm area. Just a few feet bellow the surface is a world of black coral, wire coral, stingrays, barracuda, parrot fish, grunts, tangs, damselfish, lobsters, arrow crabs, and more. This snorkeling site is located in northwestern Charlestown.

Some basic information concerning 2 of the best places to go snorkeling in this area are listed right below.

Snorkeling Sites Near Charlestown
Site Location
Pinney's Beach 1.8 mi. Northwest of Central Charlestown
Oualie Beach Tamarind Bay, 4.3 mi. North of Central Charlestown

Snorkeling Services

If you looking for a business that offers snorkel rentals, excursions, or similar services, you might want to check with Scuba Safaris. Most people sign up for the basic Snorkel Safari, which is a two and a half hour trip that begins at Oualie Beach and takes guests to the south east peninsula of St. Kitts. Refreshments are included. They are situated in Saint James Windward Parish, easily reached by taxi North of central Charlestown.

The following chart enables you to learn some key facts with regard to a company that offers services related to snorkeling.

Snorkeling Services Near Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location Island
Scuba Safaris Snorkeling Tour Operator (869) 469-9518 4.7 mi. North of Central Charlestown Nevis

For more information concerning snorkeling, including helpful suggestions and tips for both "old pros" and beginners, read this exhaustive discussion of snorkeling in the Caribbean.


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