Scuba Diving Near Fort de France

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Of the more than 40 scuba dive centers that occupy the island of Martinique, at least two of them are located in Fort de France.  It is at these locations that newbies can get their first taste of what the sport is like, and experienced divers can advance their training.  Near daily guided dives will take guests out to explore the world that lies beneath the sea which is at once mysterious and wondrous.  

There are two dive operators and a small number of dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators

Espace Plongée Martinique

If you'd like to go diving, you might want to contact Attitude Plongée. Specializing in "Baptisms," or trips for first time scuba divers, Attitude Plongee is one of the more reasonably priced diver operations in the area. They are located in Pointe du Bout, 3.5 mi. South-Southeast of central Fort de France.

Another good option is Espace Plongée Martinique. Explore the beautiful waters of Martinique first-hand with Espace Plongée Martinique. Run by a team of highly trained diving guides, this experience will give you lasting memories and a desire to come back for more. You can reach them at (059) 666-0179.

The chart just below lists a few details concerning diving services in the area.

Dive Operators Near Fort de France
Name Phone Location
Attitude Plongée (069) 672-5928 Pointe du Bout, 3.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Fort de France
Espace Plongée Martinique (059) 666-0179 Trois Ilets, 3.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Fort de France

Dive Sites

The table just below has some information regarding some of the area's major dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Fort de France
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Current Latitude Longitude
Anse Dufour Very Good All Divers 82.0 Negligible 14.5276449777 -61.0904860497
Nahoon Wreck Good Advanced Open Water / CMAS ** 127.7 1-2 knots 14.542877969 -61.0798591375

To learn more about diving, including tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read this detailed guide to diving in the Caribbean.

 

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