Diving with Sharks

    Gato Island - The Cave Malapascua, Philippines

    This L shape cave is really great. The Cave, or more accurately, "The Tunnel". Journey underneath Gato Island and come out the other side! This 30m tunnel houses all the usual cave dwellers: many types of crab big and small, lobsters and cardinal fish. You should also encounter some large puffer…

    Gato Island - The Cave Malapascua, Philippines

    This L shape cave is really great. The Cave, or more accurately, "The Tunnel". Journey underneath Gato Island and come out the other side! This 30m tunnel houses all the usual cave dwellers: many types of crab big and small, lobsters and cardinal fish. You should also encounter some large puffer…
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    Fish Head - Mushimasmigili… North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Mushimasmingili Thila is a very wide area, protected as a marine park, and the SE corner is known as The Fish Head. This was a classic shark fishing point, but not anymore since the area was protected. Usually is easy to find grey reef sharks here among other fishes. The top of the reef is 10m deep.…

    Stairway Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

    Diving in Stairway is StandardYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 15.2 m / 49.9 ft although the maximum depth you can reach is 30.5 m / 100.1 ftTo reach Stairway you have to do it By boatThis dive site is best suited for CMAS * / OW divers.
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    Bathalaa Maaga Kanthila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    On the north of Bathalaa Maaga island there is a long spur of about 20 metres wide that extends more than 500m to the north into Maagaa Kandu. It is a long slope that finish at 30m. There are smal cavities and two caves at the northern end, where visibility is better than in the inside. Here you can…

    Erg Marsa Alam Marsa Alam, Egypt

    French Cay Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

    Diving in French Cay is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Excellent ( > 30 m)The average depth is 27.4 m / 89.9 ftTo reach French Cay you have to do it By boatThis dive site is best suited for CMAS * / OW divers.Blue water entry. Sharks, rays, lobster.

    Madivaru (Manta point) South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    This marine protected reef on the south of Rangali Kandu starts from 2-3 meters and drops to 10 meters gradually. After 10 meters most of the reef drops vertically down to 25-30 meters.During the nort east monsoon there are very good chances to find mantas here, feeding on the plankton rich water…
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    Sha'ab Marsa Alam Marsa Alam, Egypt

    The Aquarium Tahiti, French Polynesia

    This is a very popular dive site. A Cesnas plane has been put there (7m deep), as well as two small boats (10m and 14m deep).

    The Aquarium Tahiti, French Polynesia

    This is a very popular dive site. A Cesnas plane has been put there (7m deep), as well as two small boats (10m and 14m deep).
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    The Spring Tahiti, French Polynesia

    Napoleon Wrasse

    Kari Beyru Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    3 km to the north of Bathalaa there is ths protected marine area. A thila taht goes from 10 to more than 30m. Schooling fishes on the east side, nice corals on the sloping on the north, and sharks on ths south west. Also tunas, napoleons and on the reef some stingrays, scorpionfish and stonefish. In…
    Napoleon Wrasse

    Kari Beyru Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    3 km to the north of Bathalaa there is ths protected marine area. A thila taht goes from 10 to more than 30m. Schooling fishes on the east side, nice corals on the sloping on the north, and sharks on ths south west. Also tunas, napoleons and on the reef some stingrays, scorpionfish and stonefish. In…

    Kudarah Thila South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    1Km south of Kudarah island there is this marine protected area, considered one of the most exciting dives in South Ari. With incoming current from the Dhigurashu Kandu, the funnel effect created and the splitted current by the many thilas, makes this spot the end of all the fishes, and organic…
    Tarpons

    Sabalos Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Originally named after the schools of Sabalos/ Tarpon that can still ocasionally been seen here. The reef consists of healthy hard and soft corals of all variations. There are many kinds of fish as well as Starfish on the sand. Near the end of the dive you will find a small cavern for exploration.
    Mama Vina Wreck

    Mama Vina Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    This former shrimp boat was intentionally sunk in 1995 for divers. Since then the coral growth has [proceeded rapidly. Once on the wreck descend to the sand and drift along the side of the wreck until you reach the stern where you will find the propeller. Then move up into the lower decks and…
    Bull sharks at Mama vina

    Mama Vina Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    This former shrimp boat was intentionally sunk in 1995 for divers. Since then the coral growth has [proceeded rapidly. Once on the wreck descend to the sand and drift along the side of the wreck until you reach the stern where you will find the propeller. Then move up into the lower decks and…
    Bull shark

    Mama Vina Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    This former shrimp boat was intentionally sunk in 1995 for divers. Since then the coral growth has [proceeded rapidly. Once on the wreck descend to the sand and drift along the side of the wreck until you reach the stern where you will find the propeller. Then move up into the lower decks and…
    Anemone and Clown Fish

    Ali Thila South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Broken Rock South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Rangali South South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Rangali south is on the south of Rangali island, but at the north of Rangali Kandu. Is a long driftdive with some big caves along the wall and sandy bottom. Lots of morays and big groupers. Eagle rays and electric eels can be spotted.

    St Etienne Drop-Off Tahiti, French Polynesia

    Nice corals structures (around 15m deep). Reef species.

    Beyru Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    In the Halaveli region, at the nort east of Ari, there is this long reef / thila. Is a complicated dive and as is not protected, when the wind peaks or with strong currrents the sea is rough. There are caves and overhangs in both sides. Around there are always swimming tunas, napoleon fish and lots…

    Orimas Thila North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Also known as Maagaa Thila. Protected marine area on the north side of Orimas faru, a small thila that goes from 3 to 30m. Maagaa thila is the island on the north (there comes the name). It has a great landscape with beautiful overhangs and small cavities on the perimeter of the pinnacle. At 6m in…
    Barracuda reef

    Barracuda Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Barracuda is traditionally the second dive after the Tortuga Reef . Picture this reef as a hand with five finger like outcroppings. There are many small holes to explore along the reef and with a sharp eye and some luck you may spot some Barracuda patrolling the reef. Near the end of the dive it is…
    Barracuda reef

    Barracuda Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Barracuda is traditionally the second dive after the Tortuga Reef . Picture this reef as a hand with five finger like outcroppings. There are many small holes to explore along the reef and with a sharp eye and some luck you may spot some Barracuda patrolling the reef. Near the end of the dive it is…
    Barracuda reef

    Barracuda Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Barracuda is traditionally the second dive after the Tortuga Reef . Picture this reef as a hand with five finger like outcroppings. There are many small holes to explore along the reef and with a sharp eye and some luck you may spot some Barracuda patrolling the reef. Near the end of the dive it is…
    Barracuda reef

    Barracuda Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Barracuda is traditionally the second dive after the Tortuga Reef . Picture this reef as a hand with five finger like outcroppings. There are many small holes to explore along the reef and with a sharp eye and some luck you may spot some Barracuda patrolling the reef. Near the end of the dive it is…
    Barracuda reef

    Barracuda Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

    Barracuda is traditionally the second dive after the Tortuga Reef . Picture this reef as a hand with five finger like outcroppings. There are many small holes to explore along the reef and with a sharp eye and some luck you may spot some Barracuda patrolling the reef. Near the end of the dive it is…

    Dhigura Arches South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    There are many different ways of enjoying the Dhiugrashu Kandu. Besides the amazing thilas of Broken rock or Dhangethi Thila, there is this 300m drift dive along the south part of the channel, where the top reef is at 5m dropping off to 25.The name comes because the reef forms arches with the…
    Moray Eel

    Halaveli Wreck North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Halaveli was sunk by the Halaveli Island dive school in 1991 about 1,5Km NNW of Halaveli. The ship name was Razza and was a cargo vessel. The wreck lies 28 meters deep (deck at 20m deep) . You can encouter common wreck inhabitants such as large morays and groupers; but also stingrays on the sandy…

    Machchafushi Wreck South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    House Reef Machchafushi

    Agus Cebu, Philippines

    Plane Wreck

    Airplane Wreck Abaco, Bahamas

    A small airplane wreck sunk here for snorkellers.

    Airport Point Cebu, Philippines

    The plane wreck has been set here in 1998. Nice second dive.

    Aliwal Shoal Hibiscus Coast, South Africa

    Along the East coast of South Africa, just south of Durban lies a subtropical stretch of coastline known as the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast. Visitors to the coast are greeted by warm, welcoming waters of the Indian Ocean and fine stretches of sandy beach set against a backdrop of rolling sugar cane…
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    Anau Bora Bora, French Polynesia

    Dive Manta rays at Anau!There are usually 5 to 10 manta rays in this channel. Don't touch them. Best period to dive with mantas is may to december.
    Southern Stingray

    Andros Island - Amphitheatre Andros Island, Bahamas

    This sites coral structure is incredible. There is a large sand patch at 18m> surrounded by rising coral walls to depths of around 8m giving this site its name. Down on the sand you can sea southern stingray and goatfish and to the south there is often a large resident turtle (can't remember which…
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    Antina Point Cebu, Philippines

    Take care of the strong currents that may occurs in this dive site!