Scuba diving in Amazon

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Access
From Boat
Diver level
Advanced
Depth
Average: 72.16 ft
Maximum: 91.84 ft
Current
Moderate to strong.
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
This is a beautiful horseshoe shaped reef with the inner bottom of sand and rocks located at a depth of 28m/91ft, and the outer reef with its maximum depth of about 22-24m/72-78ft. Coming here divers get a chance to explore a wall, some gullies and numerous crevices teeming with plenty of tropical fish swimming among beautiful corals.

When to go

Diving is available throughout the year. Sea temperature stays around 29C/84F between November and April and around 23C/73F between May and October.

What to see

This site offers divers a chance to see some leopard sharks, whitetip reef sharks, nurse sharks, even the occasional tiger sharks and hammerhead sharks (especially in the winter), as well as loggerhead and green turtles. Divers can also encounter several types of rays (including the giant manta ray and the occasional eagle ray), schools of barracuda, bannerfish, blue-fin trevally, butterflyfish and angelfish, as well as colorful nudibranchs, garden and ribbon eels.

Reachable from

Tofo

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