Scuba Diving Near Saint Lawrence Gap

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Most of the diving in Barbados takes place along the West and South coasts, along which Saint Lawrence Gap is ideally situated.  With numerous dive operations in the area, you'll have your pick of some of the best instructors and dive guides in the world.

There are at least 8 good dive sites and some dive shops in the area.

Dive Shops

The dive shops worth looking into can be seen here:

Dive Shops Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Phone Location
The Dive Shop (246) 426-9947 3.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
West Side Scuba Centre (246) 262-1029 St. Matthias, 2.7 mi. West-Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

Dive Sites

Take a moment to read the chart below to see some information regarding some of the area's dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Accra (Dive Site) -- -- 13.0667174347 -59.5972496459
Bajan Queen Shipwreck Good 39.4 13.0726 -59.6028
Berwin Shipwreck Good 26.2 13.0726 -59.6028
Boot -- -- 13.0606975627 -59.5790535399
Caribee (Dive Site) -- -- 13.0586909061 -59.5969063231
Close Encounters (Dive Site) -- -- 13.0593597934 -59.5694405028
Mount Charlie (Dive Site) -- -- 13.048991836 -59.566350598
Muff (Dive Site) -- -- 13.0563497861 -59.5807701537

To learn more concerning snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, read this exhaustive discussion of scuba diving in the Caribbean.

 

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