Diving at Fortune Cove
– Martinique (0-15m)
What is Fortune Cove in Martinique?
Fortune Cove is located between the Whale Point site and Cape Solomon, near Grande Anse.
Fortune Cove is only accessible by sea, even though the path that leaves Grande Anse to reach Anse Dufour, passing by the old batteries of Cape Salomon, passes nearby. This situation makes it a privileged and preserved site.
The formation of small canyons makes it possible to sneak in and discover the fixed fauna that populates the site: anemones, corals and other sponges.
What level to dive at Fortune Cove?
Fortune Cove is accessible whatever your level of diving, be it PADI or Ecole de Plongée Française (EPF). The site is ideal for a first dive and is also very suitable for snorkelling.
What can you see while diving at Fortune Cove?
Fortune Cove is the ideal spot to observe cnidarians! But what are cnidarians? They are the family of animals that sting. And even if they are not at all similar from a morphological point of view, corals, anemones and jellyfish do belong to the same family of cnidarians.
How to go diving at Fortune Cove?
The advice of the ALPHA DIVING team
Diving at Burgos Point
Diving at Burgos Point - Martinique (15-60m)The Burgos Point is one of the most beautiful dive sites on the Caribbean coast that should not be missed. It is also the perfect site to go and meet schools of large peaceful fish, such as lippus or pagres.What is Burgos...
Diving on the Nahoon wreck
Diving area on the Nahoon wreck- Martinique (25-35m)Martinique is full of underwater treasures and among them, the Nahoon wreck is one of the most beautiful dives on the island. Scuba diving on a wreck is to discover a new dimension. It is an emotional adventure, a...
Diving at Anse Dufour
Diving at Anse Dufour - Martinique (0-25m)Anse Dufour is, together with its little sister Anse Noire, one of our most remote dive sites towards the north of the island of Martinique. Although the two beaches are close to each other, they are very different from each...
Where to find us?
Our Alpha Plongée centre is located on the beach of Grande Anse d’Arlet, about 200m to the right of the pontoon, looking out to sea. We are in the middle of the pedestrian street that runs along the seafront, between the restaurants “Bidjoul” and “Les Arcades”.
If you decide to join us by car, you can park in the large car park which overlooks the road opposite the grocery shop. It is indicated by a large blue sign. To find us, you just have to cross the road and slip between two rows of houses.
Alpha Plongée Martinique
97217 LES ANSES D’ARLET.