Scuba diving in White Tip Alley

Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 65.6 ft
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 164 ft

White Tip Alley is a dive site that is a part of Gato Island marine reserve with healthy coral and interesting underwater landscape. Swimthroughs, drop offs and overhangs attract divers with their low currents and abundant sea life. Rocks and sand compile the bottom here.

When to go

The best time for divers to visit White Tip Alley is from March to May, when the water reaches its warmest temperatures of 23-28C/73-82F. The average air temperature is about 27-29C/81-84F with the rainy season lasting from October till January.

What to see

The main highlight of this dive site is a large number of white tip sharks circling the waters. Other types of sharks like bamboo and cat shark can also be spotted here. Divers can also observe patches of large whip corals populated with scorpionfish, lionfish, sea snakes, seahorses and various shrimps.


Reachable from

Malapascua

Liveaboards with trips to White Tip Alley

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Malapascua Malapascua's Thresher Shark Divers

    6 Dives + 3 Nights Accommodations in Slam's Garden Resort (DBL)

    Diving plus double accommodations Slam's Garden Resort for 3 nights. Slam's Garden Resort is a new resort built about 50m from the sea, just behind Thresher Shark Divers. The spacious rooms are in two blocks. Rooms come with hot and cold water. There is a safe in each room. Rooms are double as standard. Triple or Quad are also available. Twin beds on request. The price is for two persons. You can't book a single entry of this product. If you travel alone or with non-diver, for more information please contact us via "Live Chat" or drop us a line.
  • Malapascua Malapascua's Thresher Shark Divers

    10 Dives + 5 Nights Accommodations in Slam's Garden Resort (DBL)

    Diving plus double accommodations Slam's Garden Resort for 5 nights. Slam's Garden Resort is a new resort built about 50m from the sea, just behind Thresher Shark Divers. The spacious rooms are in two blocks. Rooms come with hot and cold water. There is a safe in each room. Rooms are double as standard. Triple or Quad are also available. Twin beds on request. The price is for two persons. You can't book a single entry of this product. If you travel alone or with non-diver, for more information please contact us via "Live Chat" or drop us a line.

Reviews about White Tip Alley

Do you have an insight or story on this dive site? Tell everyone about it.