Scuba diving in Sand Falls

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Diver level
Average: 30 m
Maximum: 40 m
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m
This site was discovered by Jacques Cousteau off Cabo San Lucas. Diving here is available for CMAS**/AOW divers. The site consists of a vertical granite wall covered by a moving cascade of falling sand. Slopes are covered with gorgonians and corals. It is common to see rays and some other big fish here. This site is also an excellent night dive.

When to go

Diving is available year-round. The average water temperature stays around 20C/68F. Water visibility is around 10-30m/32-98ft. The depth of the site is 40m/131ft.

Reachable from

Cabo San Lucas

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