Diamond Mine

For a unique hiking adventure, check out Diamond Mine. Not strenuous at all, this is a flat plain located near Indian Castle which is known for harboring small crystals made of quarts which are said to be found nowhere else on the island. They aren't easy to spot, and tourists often come to the spot to poke around for the illusive gems.

Location

Positioned on the southern edge of Saint George Gingerland Parish, Diamond Mine happily welcomes residents and visitors rooming in this area of Nevis. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in this location, you are free to stop by to check it out. It is 3.6 miles east-southeast of Charlestown.

Nearby Restaurants

Park visitors have no difficulty finding a meal, since you'll discover a great concentration of food and drink providers in the general vicinity. Old Manor Plantation is an ideal restaurant to enjoy a meal at before checking out this park, and will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. The restaurant is a short ways off, but far-off enough that you might want to make advance plans for using some mode of transport to get there. Also within a short distance, you and your group will come across eateries such as Indigo and Restaurant 750 where you and your group will be able to try a bit of Caribbean food and experience the St. Kitts culture.

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who like parks, and would like to see others, ought to think about The Flats and War Memorial Square; the first of which is a mile and a half to the northwest of this page's attraction. There are at least one or two other places of interest in the area, including Nelson's Lookout, which is less than a mile away Saint George Gingerland Parish. Furthermore, you can think about checking out Nelson's Lookout Hiking Trail, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the following table shows the closest options.

Attractions Near Diamond Mine
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Nelson's Lookout Historic Site 0.9 mi. (4.4 km) NW 2.7 mi. East-Southeast of Charlestown
Nelson's Lookout Hiking Trail Other Attraction 0.9 mi. (4.3 km) NW 2.7 mi. East-Southeast of Charlestown
Hermitage Estate Other Attraction 1.7 mi. (4.4 km) NNW Stonyhill
Nevisian Heritage Village Museum -- -- 4.3 mi. East of Charlestown
Bush Hill Estate Hiking Trail Other Attraction 2.0 mi. (2.6 km) WNW 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Charlestown
Botanical Gardens of Nevis -- 2.1 mi. (2.4 km) WNW 1.5 mi. East-Southeast of Charlestown
New River Estate Historic Site 2.2 mi. (7.5 km) NE 4.7 mi. East of Charlestown
Amerind Archaeological Site Historic Site 2.3 mi. (7.8 km) NE 4.8 mi. East of Charlestown

Location: Saint George Gingerland Parish, Nevis

 

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