Scuba diving in Turtle Crossing

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From Boat
Diver level
Average: 6 m
Maximum: 22 m
No currents
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m

Turtle Crossing features two sandy plateaus at 6m/20ft and at 13m/45ft with channels of coral. Then the site drops off to a sloping wall, descending beyond recreational limits, and offers an abundance of marine species along turtle highway. This is an ideal site for snorkeling and scuba diving. There are lots of interesting coral and sponge formations and most marine life is seen around 9-18m/30-60ft.

When to go

Diving is available all year round with water temperature varying from 26C to 29C/80-84F.

What to see

Divers can spot schools of sergeant majors and Brazilian chubs, large green turtles, occasionally a hawksbill turtle, lobsters, groupers, octopuses, jawfish, flounders and trigger fish.

Reachable from

West End, West Bay

Liveaboards with trips to Turtle Crossing

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