Shark’s Friends International Diving Center – Playa Santa Lucia
The Shark’s Friends International Diving Center has a professional team with dive masters who speak English, Italian and German. It is located on the beach between the hotels Brisas Santa Lucía and Gran Club Santa Lucía and offers dives, certification of open waters and can be observed as they feed impressive bull sharks.
November to January is the best time for shark spotting or diving. Boats to depart every two hours between 9 am and 3 pm every day
Different diving courses are offered for beginners and experienced divers in which a national or international certification is obtained under the ACUC standards.
You can dive in 35 dive sites where you can observe marine flora and fauna, sunken ships and beautiful corals between 5 and up to 30 meters deep.
Shark’s Friends Information
|Vessels||1 taxi boat and 1 Sub-31|
|Tanks||Steel of 12 and 15 liters|
|Courses||Resort, Open Water, Advanced, Rescue|
|Hyperbaric Chamber||Military Hospital ‘Joaquin Castillo Duany’, at Santiago de Cuba, 400KM away from Santa Lucia. Evacuation by aircraft|
|Recommended immersion points||Nuevo Mortera, Las Mantas, Nuestra Señora de Altagracia, El Escalon, Las Anforas, Poseidon I, II, III, IV & Torre de Coral|