Nautical information

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

Vessels1 taxi boat and 1 Sub-31
TanksSteel of 12 and 15 liters
CoursesResort, Open Water, Advanced, Rescue
Oxygenation equipmentYes
Hyperbaric ChamberMilitary Hospital ‘Joaquin Castillo Duany’, at Santiago de Cuba, 400KM away from Santa Lucia. Evacuation by aircraft
Immersion points35
Recommended immersion pointsNuevo Mortera, Las Mantas, Nuestra Señora de Altagracia, El Escalon, Las Anforas, Poseidon I, II, III, IV & Torre de Coral

What we offer

We stand out from the crowd by offering the best value for money. Cuba Incentives strikes a great balance between tourist attractions and self-exploration of the island, in order to provide a wonderful vacation, just like the thousands that have traveled with us before.

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With multiple offices, reps and a 24/7 emergency phone with local assistance, we offer the best support for you and your clients.