Scuba Diving Near Marigot

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Diving is typically a secondary activity in St. Martin, but those who have the skills won't want to miss the warm temperatures and visibility of up to 100 feet at times.  In the Marigot area, divers are treated to shallow dives that feature vibrantly colored reef formations. 

You'll find two dive operators and at least 7 different dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators

Some key facts regarding the area's dive services are shown in the chart below.

Dive Operators Near Marigot
Name Phone Location
Dive Safaris (721) 545-2401 Simpson Bay, 2.3 mi. South of Central Marigot
Sea Dolphin (059) 087-6072 Sandy Ground, 1.8 mi. West-Southwest of Central Marigot

Dive Sites

A few details concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites can be seen in the following table.

Dive Sites Near Marigot
Name Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Banc Medee 26.0 18.081002458 -63.0939674377
Charlie's Shoal 54.0 18.0274697922 -63.1040000939
D.B. Reef 66.0 18.0232256513 -63.0959320092
French Reef 33.0 18.0197976167 -63.0856323265
Samson's Reef 54.0 18.0237153651 -63.1079483056
The Sister 100.0 18.0294285919 -63.110866549
Turtle Reef 26.0 18.1075995183 -63.0677032471

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, check out our detailed guide to scuba diving in the Caribbean.


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