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

Diamond Mine is located in Saint George Gingerland Parish, on Nevis; it's 3.6 miles to the east-southeast of Charlestown.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of dining options to select from in the area nearby the outdoor park. Old Manor Plantation is a great locale to dine at on your way to spending time at this outdoor park, and is the closest restaurant to it. It is only around a mile and a half from this park, so stop by and peruse the menu. Cooperage Restaurant and Indigo are some of the other refreshment choices nearby. At Indigo you and your group will be able to try a bite of eclectic food and enjoy the culture of St. Kitts.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that enjoy parks, and have the energy to view some others, should consider The Flats and War Memorial Square; the first of which is a mile and a half to the northwest of Diamond Mine. Additional local activities include Nelson's Lookout, which is less than a mile away Saint George Gingerland Parish. Furthermore, you can think about heading to Nelson's Lookout Hiking Trail, which is another attraction nearby.

Parks are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

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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