Dive Map

Check out some of Saint Lucia’s beautiful dive sites, we can take you to all of them...


Saline Point
Location: Cap Estate (15 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Range 12ft / 4m to 60ft 18m
Description: This site has an area sheltered from high winds, with a wide sandy bottom conducive for skill-training activities and an awesome reef that runs parallel to shore offering a wide array of aquatic life; an environment to take first timers and novice divers into relaxed, confident “I wanna do it again divers”.

Smugglers Cove
Location: Cap Estate (15 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 40ft / 12m
Description: The site’s underwater topography is like fingers running seaward, and harbours a wide variety of crustaceans. A perfect site for training and pleasure dives after completion of Scuba Courses.

Black Rock (Bird’s Rock)
Location: Pigeon Island (12 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 60ft / 18m
Description: Easily accessible, with white sand bottom and widely spread coral reefs. Breath-taking sightings of Eagle Rays, Southern Rays, Morays Eels among the colourful corals. Great for photography, fish identification and adventure dives.

Pigeon Point
Location: Pigeon Island (12 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 60ft / 18m
Description: The most dived site in the north of St Lucia due to its accessibility and calm conditions. Here you will see ocean wonders like the orange and white Frogfish and the amazing Seahorse. This location is perfect for Discover Scuba dives, Night dives, Photography and Speciality Courses.

Barrel-O-Beef
Location: Rodney Bay (10 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 60ft / 18m
Description: One of the most unique dives site in the north teeming with a great variety of sealife. Locally called La Wash but known on the map as Barrel-O-Beef (we’ll tell you why during the dive!) it has three different scenic diving environments. Good for Drift dives, Photography, Videography, Adventure Courses and famous for Night dives.

Anse La Raye Wall
Location: Anse La Raye (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 110ft / 34m
Description: Excellent site for drift dive, with a wall extending from the surface to 25 feet, then a 20 meter wall following a gentle slope and a zone of large volcanic boulders covered with a variety of corals.

Virgin Cove
Location: Anse La Raye (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 60ft / 18m
Description: Packed with adventure, the site’s flat landscape contains brain, star and leaf corals, crustaceans like spider crabs, spiny lobsters and a wide array of eel species. The west end has a gentle sloping wall where turtles and the famous “THING” has been spotted. Perfect for PADI Open-water training, Advanced Open-water and speciality courses.

Anse Cochon North
Location: Anse Cochon (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 40ft / 12m
Description: Anse Cochon (N) is an adventure that every diver and snorkeler should embark on with a camera in hand as its reef is perfect for photography, navigation, fish ID, night dives etc. A perfect introduction to drift diving for newly certified divers to zoom along a mild current when present.

Lesleen M Wreck
Location: Anse Cochon (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 65ft / 20m
Description: The 50M freighter was sunk in 1986 as part of a project by the Department of Fisheries to provide artificial reefs. It is covered in soft coral, sponges and hydroids and provides an ideal habitat for many juvenile fish species. The wreck sits on an even keel 11m to the deck and 18m at the deepest point. This site is an ideal introduction to wreck-diving for novices.

Anse Cochon South
Location: Anse Cochon (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 40ft / 12m
Description: Located at the base of Ti Kaye Resort is a lively, packed reef that provides a variety of aquatic environments which gets divers addicted to extended dive times up to 80 minutes of compelling diving.

Rosemond’s Trench
Location: Anse Cochon South (60 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 36ft / 11m
Description: A shallow dive with unusual bottom formations and a series of volcanic rock spurs, covered with sponges and corals which extend from shore. Several exceptionally large Brain Corals have grown on the top of these rock ledges. Volcanic boulders are scattered around the shallows, showing the cracks that developed as they cooled millions of years ago. Near the middle of the site there is a three-way tunnel lined with sponges.

Daini Koyomaru Wreck
Location:
Depth: Max 108ft / 33m
Description: Located a mile further offshore from the Lesleen M Wreck. Sunk in 1996, the Daini lays on her right/starboard side at 30 m / 100 ft . Her decks were compressed together as the wreck collapsed in upon itself with the hull remaining intact at 17 meters / 55 feet. Great for deep dives in manageable currents and PADI Wreck Specialty courses.

Turtle Reef
Location: Anse Chastanet (75 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: A series of areas including coral mount alive with a rainbow of color and juvenile fish, turtle grass sheltering unique sand tilefish that hide fully submerged in shell-fragment mounds when frightened. Huge man-size barrel sponges provide a bunk for resident hawksbill turtles. PADI Navigation courses, Naturalist, Peak Performance are among the courses this site is suitable for.

Anse Chastanet Reef
Location: Anse Chastanet (75 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 60ft / 18m
Description: A favorite with underwater photographers because it has so many unusual fish. Its complex reef has many diverse habitats, including caves, walls, ridges and sand. Pick a depth between the surface and 80 feet and you’ll find good diving. You don’t have to cover a lot of ground on this reef; you’ll find lots of interesting things just meandering around the coral alleys.

Fairyland
Location: Anse Chastanet (75 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: Fairyland starts towards the end of Anse Chastanet reef, with walls towards its deeper parts, boulders in the shallows and wide plateaus. This site is suitable for new divers to experienced divers and great for drift and deep diving along with navigation in natural and compass formats.

Grand Caille
Location: Anse Chastanet (75 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: Situated close to Fairyland, Grande Caye features a sloping wall and is the longest wall dive on the west coast. Home to faster moving fish such as dog, cubera, mutton, grey and yellowtail snappers along with bermuda chubs. Large schools of jerks can be seen hovering in the deep 30m below and creole wrasse create a stunning fish wall.

Fantasia
Location: Soufriere (90 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: Fantasia is a playing field for long adventurous diving. Generally this site contains small critters, crustaceans, worms and sea fans that proliferate on and around the 11m piton. Fantasia has the right setting for performing DSL’s PADI Open Water and Advanced OW, Navigation and Compass Skills training.

Keyhole Pinnacles
Location: Soufriere (90 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: Outside Soufriere Bay are four stunning spires perched on the edge of a wall. The base of the pinnacles is a vast slope of finger coral and the pinnacles themselves are about 20 feet in diameter and separated only by a short swim. Every available space on the pinnacles is packed with encrusting corals or sponges, particularly Deep Water Sea fans, Brain Corals and Barrel Sponges attracting a large number and wide variety of fish. Perfect for video and photography.

Superman’s Flight
Location: Petit Piton, Soufriere (90 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: A famous drift dive along the base of majestic Petit Piton (739m – 2471ft), dominated by soft cora l formations with blossoming colours; expect to see morays, hawksbill turtles and large schools of bigeye jacks in the clear deep blue. The massive layering of coral looks sculpted and adorned with gorgonians and bright coloured sponges throughout the entire dive. Suitable for deep and drift dives.

Piton Wall
Location: Gros Piton, Soufriere (90 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: This diverse reef on the southwest end of Gros Piton is as beautiful as the breath taking view above sea level. Drifting with exciting currents you’ll find the healthiest, brightest and most colorful reef and you might find yourself drifting along with resident hawksbill and rare leatherback turtles. This site is perfect for videography and drift diving.

Coral Gardens
Location: Gros Piton, Soufriere (90 minutes from DSL)
Depth: Max 130ft / 40m
Description: Stretching the entire base of Gros Piton, Coral Gardens is the longest and third most popular reef dive in St Lucia. The gardens serves as a playground for juvenile fish. Wide sand patches provide the perfect environment for PADI training courses. A good first dive location, this reef is active with snappers, garden eels, golden spotted eels, colorful strawberry vase and yellow branching tube sponges.

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