Scuba diving in L'îlot

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Average: 20 m
Maximum: 27 m
Average: 20 m
Maximum: 30 m
Located near Mahe Island, this dive site is characterized by a variety of rocks populated with a various marine life. It is a good place to do night dives. Diving here is available for all divers.

When to go

Diving at L'îlot is available year round. The best conditions for diving are from April through May and October through November. The average air temperature ranges between 24-29C/75-84F. The average water temperature is around 29C/84F and visibility extends beyond 30m/98ft. The average depth of this dive site is around 20m/65ft with the water visibility of up to 30m/98ft. Currents are medium (1-2 knots).

What to see

Divers can enjoy exploring rocks, different species of corals, colored gorgonians and a variety of tropical fish. Whale shark watching season is normaly from October through December.

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