Scuba diving in Fish Sanctuary

From Shore, From Boat
Diver level
Average: 9.84 ft
Maximum: 164 ft
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
Situated on the west part of the island, this site is the protected area of Balicasag Island. It is a steep coral wall, that goes down to 50m/164ft. Coming here divers can explore small caverns, holes and at least one big swim-through.

When to go

Scuba diving can be done year-round. The average water temperature ranges from 25C/77F to 29C/84F.

What to see

This site is well-known for the cleaning station of big-eye jack fish (numbering in the thousands), groupers and other large fish. Also frog fish, scorpion fish, different nudibranchs, eels and many other fish can be seen here.

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