Scuba diving in Chuckles

From Boat
Average: 65.6 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
Located at the North Western end of Beau Vallon Bay, this dive-site is considered one of the best on Mahe Island. This site can be used for night dives as well. Diving here is available for CMAS*/OW divers.

When to go

The best conditions for diving this site are April - May and October - November. The average annual air temperature in this area is around 25C/77F. The average water temperature ranges from 26C/78F to 30C/86F. The average depth of the site is 18-30m/59-98ft with average water visibility of around 10-30m/32-98ft.

What to see

The site features a single granite massif deeply incised with gullies with an adjoining granite boulder field. The rocks are heavily encrusted with soft and fan corals. Lionfish, sting rays, eagle rays, white-tip reef sharks, scorpion fish, yellow snappers, octopus, groupers, lobsters, moray eels, anemones, Seychelles clownfish and turtles as well as seasonal whale sharks ( August-October) are just a few occupants that can be seen here.

Reachable from

Vista Do Mar

Liveaboards with trips to Chuckles

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Beau Vallon Big Blue Divers

    10 Boat Dives (Full Equipment Rental)

    1 dive with normal distance trip
  • Beau Vallon Big Blue Divers

    20 Boat Dives (Standard Equipment Rental)

    20 Boat dives

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