Scuba Diving Near Christiansted

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Most dives on St. Croix are done just outside of the Christiansted Harbor.  This is where the easiest access to the longest living reef in the Caribbean is found, and where divers will gain access to over 70 moored dive sites.  What are you interested in seeing when you dive?  Chances are, it exists within reach of this destination. 

There is one dive service, some dive shops, and at least 6 different dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventure

The dive shops worth looking into can be seen in the following table.

Dive Shops Near Christiansted
Name Phone Location
Cane Bay Dive Shop (340) 773-4663 Cane Bay, 7.3 mi. West of Central Christiansted
Cane Bay East (340) 718-9913 Downtown Christiansted
St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventure (340) 773-5994 Downtown Christiansted

If you're looking forward to diving, you can check with Dive Experience. Dive Experience if a one stop spot for all of your diving needs. Not only do they rent and sell diving equipment, but they are also able give diving lessons if you need to be certified in any of the diving areas. They are located in downtown Christiansted.

Some information regarding the one dive service we are aware of that operates in this area are provided below.

Dive Operators Near Christiansted
Name Type Phone Location Island
Dive Experience Dive Service//12576 (340) 773-3307 Downtown Christiansted St. Croix

Dive Sites

The following chart lists some key facts regarding some of the area's major dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Christiansted
Name Latitude Longitude
Blue Chute 17.761918697 -64.7247934341
Eagle Ray 17.7572697115 -64.7038936615
Long Reef Dive 17.7575149358 -64.7102022171
Love Shack Dive 17.7633133691 -64.7299432755
Nineteenth Hole Dive 17.7620515234 -64.6956110001
Wapa Garden Dive 17.7625470671 -64.7267594934

For more information about diving, including tips and suggestions skilled divers as well as beginners, check out this extensive discussion of diving in the Caribbean.


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