Scuba Diving Near Diamante

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An uninhabited island just off the coast of Diamante is one of the top diving destinations that surrounds Martinique.  Bellow the island is what is known as the Diamond Rock Cavern, which is a triangular cave overflowing with coral and sea fans.  Unfortunately, this is a dive reserved for those who have a lot of experience because the currents can be very strong and dangerous. 

You'll find several dive services and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

Alpha Plongee Martinique

If you want to go diving, you should consider Espace Plongee. Whether you're an experienced diver or have the goal of training with a team who is known for their high quality standards, Espace Plongee is the place for you. They are located in Trois Ilets, 3.9 mi. North of central Diamante.

Another option is Alpha Plongee Martinique. Whether you've been on a dive before or you need to learn the ropes, Alpha Plongee Martinique is known for a caring staff that is patient with beginners and knows how to get seasoned pros as excited as they were during their very first dive. You can call them at (059) 648-3034.

A third good option is Antilles Sub Diamond Rock. You will be welcomed with a friendly atmosphere when you choose to dive with Antilles Sub Diamond Rock on Martinique. Their passionate, experienced staff is happy to share the biodiversity of the local waters with you. They're located in downtown Diamant.

Some information concerning diving services in the area are provided in the following chart.

Dive Operators Near Diamante
Name Phone Location
Alpha Plongee Martinique (059) 648-3034 Grand Anse-d'Arlets, 4.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Diamante
Antilles Sub Diamond Rock (059) 676-1065 Downtown Diamant
Espace Plongee (059) 666-0179 Trois Ilets, 3.9 mi. North of Central Diamante

Dive Sites

The table below lists a few details regarding some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Diamante
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Anse Dufour Very Good All Divers 82.0 Negligible 14.5276449777 -61.0904860497
Diamond Rock Very Good Rescue / CMAS *** 196.9 < 1 knot 14.4446764722 -61.0396528244
Nahoon Wreck Good Advanced Open Water / CMAS ** 127.7 1-2 knots 14.542877969 -61.0798591375

To learn more concerning diving, including useful tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, read our comprehensive guide to diving in the Caribbean.

 

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