Just 10 yards from the coast of Soufriere is an underwater world that is indescribable and must be experienced individually. What you'll encounter is between 20 and 140 of clear visibility, colorful reef, and a busy world of fish and other sea creatures. Local dive operators specialize in training newbies and guiding certified divers to see all that exists in a world that is vastly undiscovered.
You'll find two dive services, a dive shop, and at least 7 different dive sites in the area.
The dive shop worth looking into are listed here:
|Action Adventure Divers||Dive Shop//12577||(758) 485-1317||0.3 mi. Northwest of Downtown Soufriere||Saint Lucia|
If you're ready to go diving, you should consider Scuba St. Lucia. Scuba St. Lucia requires that all guests first dive at the Anse Chastanet Reef to get ensure their equipment is functioning properly and that they are used to local conditions. After the initial dive, boat, reef, and night diving is available. They are found 1.5 mi. West-Northwest of central Soufrière.
Another option is Sugar Beach Diving. Sugar Beach frequents 11 different dive sites on a regular basis. If there is a specific site you're interested in, let your dive operator know. You can call them at (758) 456-8000.
Some information regarding dive service operators can be seen in this chart:
|Scuba St. Lucia||(758) 459-7755||1.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Soufrière|
|Sugar Beach Diving||(758) 456-8000||1.9 mi. South of Central Soufrière|
View the table just below for information concerning the typical cost of dive services in this area.
|Offering Type||Low Rate||High Rate|
|Discover Scuba||$ 80.0||$ 105.0|
|Double Tank Dive||$ 76.0||$ 110.0|
|Night Dive||$ 48.0||$ 70.0|
|Open Water Certification||$ 350.0||$ 550.0|
|Single Tank Dive||$ 38.0||$ 85.0|
Take a moment to read the chart below for some key facts concerning some of the area's major dive sites.
To learn more about snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read this detailed Caribbean diving article.
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