Diving with Sharks

    Rasdhoo Reef North Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Jump in at the corner of Rasdhoo island and cross the channel underwater till Kuramathi island with incoming current. Ideal for EANx divers.

    Reef Balls Bahamas

    Concrete balls placed underwater by Royal Caribbean to foster the growth of coral, algae, etc.

    RMS Athens Wreck Cape Town, South Africa

    The RMS Athens was mercilessly thrown against the rocks near Mouille Point in the famous Cape Town Great Gale on the 17th May 1865.All30 crew members tragically lost their lives in the gale storm.Along with this wreck, 14 other ships either ran aground or suffered damage, although no other lives…

    Roggie's Wreck Andros Island, Bahamas

    130' steel wreck

    Rookery Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos

    Diving in Rookery is Interesting.Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 39.6 m / 129.9 ftTo reach Rookery you have to do it By boatThis dive site is best suited for CMAS * / OW divers.

    Runnaway Layang Layang, Malaysia

    Very nice dive, the viz was 50m+. Sharks was abundant: whitetip reef sharks, hammerhead sharks and grey reef sharks. Nice dive.
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    Safari Aquarium Huahine, French Polynesia

    The SW part of Huaine is an outstanding place for free diving and snorkeling. Many corals scattered into a shallow lagoon.It's an outstanding place for macro-photographers !
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    Sampaguita Cebu, Philippines

    Sanctuary Cebu, Philippines

    As far as I know, this dive site is still FORBIDDEN !

    Santa Maria Cebu, Philippines

    Look for garden eels at the 20m sandy floor.

    Sapona Wreck Bimini, Bahamas

    The Sapona was a 270-foot vessel built in 1904. It was used by rum-runner between the Bahamas and Florida during Prohibition. She sunk during an hurricane in 1926.Over half of the ship is visible above water, so it is a very popular wreck for snorkellers.

    Sea Viking Wreck New Providence - Nassau, Bahamas

    The Sea Viking is a 20m long former sports fishing boat. Sunk in 1996 or maybe 1997 (don' remember exactly...) at 26m deep, it is covered with a lot of sponges.

    Sha'ab Ghadir Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Sha'ab Ghadir Soraya Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Sha'ab Nakari Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Shaab Samadai East Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Shaab Samadai West Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Shangri-La House Reef Cebu, Philippines

    A classic dive of Mactan island. Ghost pipefish can be seen there.
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    Shark Reef Viti Levu, Fiji

    This is a shark conservation area for scientific research, thus there's an exciting possibility to see Bull sharks, Silvertip sharks, Tawny nurse sharks, Gray reef sharks, Blacktip reef sharks, Whitetip reef sharks and sometimes even a huge Tiger shark!(chance to see a Tiger shark around 20%)

    Sharks cave Layang Layang, Malaysia

    The cave entrance is 25 m deep. Here you must find a lot of different sharks: Leopard sharks, Whitetip sharks, Nurse sharks, Grey reef sharks and Hammerhead sharks.

    Sharm Anbaut Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Rosy Lipped Batfish

    Silverado Cocos Island, Costa Rica

    Named because of the silvertip cleaning station, the only one known around Cocos. Look through the corals for cool critters such as jawfish, snake eels, starfish, mantis shrimp and the strange little rosy-lipped batfish, a must see when diving at Cocos Island.

    Snapper Ledge Layang Layang, Malaysia

    Take care of the current. It may be strong here!This spot viz was outstandig: More than 50m...

    Snowfields Abaco, Bahamas

    Very white sands.Nice, shallow, no-limit dive.I believe it would be a good candidate site for a first-time night diver (training).Not much marine life on our visit, but was told the site is usually more active.This was the 7th mooring and dive site on the Southern Bahamas itinerary for the Nekton…

    South Horne Queensland, Australia

    South Point Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia

    You can see the same barracuda shoal than in Barracuda point. Take care of the current.

    St. Croix Island Port Elizabeth, South Africa

    Stage Reef South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Staghorn Crest Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia

    Great coral garden in the shallows and a plateau near 15 meters deep.

    Stewpot San Salvador, Bahamas

    usually as a second dive
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    Stingray World Moorea, French Polynesia

    Stingray feeding :(

    Sugar Wreck Grand Bahama - Freeport, Bahamas

    Sugar wreck is an old sailing ship that sank while carrying sugar from the Caribbean.Many Yellow Stingrays, Southern Stingrays, pufferfish and lots of crabs live on this wreck. It is also known for it's resident Loggerhead Turtle that is frequently adorned by Remoras.
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    Sumilon Island Cebu, Philippines

    Many small caves, nice dive.

    Sunken island Cebu, Philippines

    This site is well known for its large fish shoals, sponges and gorgonians. Lot of Lion Fishes are on the S side. A must!

    Tairapa Pass Manihi, French Polynesia

    Great "drift dive" through the in-coming current with Tuna, Barracudas, grey sharks, blacktip sharks, jacks, napol├łon wrasse, trigger fish, morey eels, groupers and of course manta and eagle rays.

    Talisay Wall Cebu, Philippines

    Tambuli Cebu, Philippines

    There is a small airplane at the end of the slope (22m deep), surrounded by truck tires.

    Taplion Wreck Malapascua, Philippines

    The 'Taplion' Wreck, is an unidentified World War II Japanese cargo carrier, named for the nearby town on the mainland. The boat was hit by torpedoes and although it lies in several sections, it is still recognizable as a vessel. There is an abundance of life on this wreck and it is covered in…
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    Tapu Bora Bora, French Polynesia

    Many sharks in this area. Both because of the shark-feeding, and cos of the pass proximity.

    Tauma Cebu, Philippines