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.


Located in the southern part of Saint George Gingerland Parish, Diamond Mine happily welcomes guests who are lodging in this part of Nevis. Whether or not you're staying particularly close, you are free to stop by for some fun in the sun. Charlestown is three and a half miles (six kilometers) to the west-northwest.

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous dining options to pick from in the neighborhood nearby the outdoor park. Old Manor Plantation is an ideal eatery to enjoy a meal at on your way to spending time at the park, and with its close proximity, is especially valuable to guests at this attraction. The restaurant is only around a mile and a half away from this park, so stop by and enjoy a meal. Also within a short distance, you and your group will find eateries such as Cooperage Restaurant and Indigo where you might test out eclectic meals and enjoy the culture of St. Kitts.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that like outdoor parks, and would like to see others, ought to think about The Flats and War Memorial Square; the first and closest of which is 1.8 miles to the northwest of this park. There are at least one or two additional activities in the area, including Nelson's Lookout, which is less than a mile away Saint George Gingerland Parish. Furthermore, you can consider heading to Nelson's Lookout Hiking Trail, which is another attraction nearby.

Parks are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit on St. Kitts. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Diamond Mine.

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

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