Scuba diving in Le pain de sucre

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Diver level
Average: 15 m
Maximum: 30 m
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m
The dive site is located west of Gustavia, south of Baleines de Sucre. It consists of a rocky ridge that begins at 15m/49ft and reaches about 30m/98ft. Divers here also can explore a cave. Diving at this site is for experienced divers.

When to go

Possible to dive all year-round. The average air temperature ranges from 22C/72F to 30C/86F. The average water temperature stays around 29C/84F in the Summer and 26C/79F in the Winter.

What to see

Rocks, caves and a diverse marine life,including surgeonfish Trachinotus carolinus, barracudas, leopard rays, pelagic and more.

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