Scuba Diving Near Soufrière

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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. 

There are dive operators dive operators, a dive shop, and at least 7 interesting dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shop worth considering are provided in the table below.

Dive Shops Near Soufrière
Name Type Phone Location Island
Action Adventure Divers Dive Shop//12577 (758) 485-1317 0.3 mi. Northwest of Downtown Soufriere Saint Lucia

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Dive Operators Near Soufrière
Name Phone Location
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

Dive Services

The following table enables you to learn the approximate cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
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

Dive Sites

Take a look at this table for some key facts concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Soufrière
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Anse Chastanet Reef Good 130.0 13.8655116796 -61.082116127
Fairyland Good 60.0 13.8624492944 -61.0816011429
Grand Caille Good 82.0 13.8589077101 -61.0802707672
Key Hole Pinnacles -- 70.0 13.8513035379 -61.0655937195
Piton Wall Good 90.0 13.8253016396 -61.0728034973
Trau au Diable Good 60.0 13.8556369049 -61.0772666931
Turtle Reef Good 65.0 13.8698239495 -61.0825023651

For more information about snorkeling, including tips and suggestions for both "old pros" and beginners, check out our extensive Caribbean scuba diving article.


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