Diving with Hammerheads

    The Aida Wreck The Brother Islands, Egypt

    This 75m long Egyptian ship was build in France and launched in 1911. It sunk September 15th, 1957.Her bows at 25m and her stern at 60m.In a big storm in september 1957 a captain decided to ignore all warnings and bring the Aida to Big Brother. Back then she was a supply ship for the Egyptian Army.…
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    The Excalibur Wreck Hurghada, Egypt

    The Excalibur was a 22m long twin mast motor and sail vessel.

    The Garden of Eden Marsa Alam, Egypt

    The Point Layang Layang, Malaysia

    Probably the best dive of Layang-Layang. The visibility is outstanding... Don't miss it!

    The Strip Bimini, Bahamas

    Great night dive. This is a must for underwater photographers: marine life is impressive, maybe this is due of its location?Take care of the boat traffic in this area.

    The Tunnel Layang Layang, Malaysia

    There are several cracks, one of the is named the tunnel. The best is just around 15m deep. It's not worth to dive deeper here. Very nice corals (including numberous lettuce corals) and sponges.

    The Valley Layang Layang, Malaysia

    Like most of Layang-Layang dive, The Valley is an oustanding dive site. A must for underwater photographers: from macro to large pelagic such as mantas, hammerhead sharks, turtles etc.

    Thinfushi Thila South Ari Atoll, Maldives

    Thinfushi Ethere Thila is one of the other scattered thilas around Dhigurashu Kandu. Lies between 8 and 25m with very nice caves and seafans. Is claimed that the seafans here are the best of Ari, normally inside the caves. The thila is 100m long and the best diving is between 15 to 20m, where the…
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    Thomas Reef Strait of Tyran, Egypt

    Tiran's smallest reef with plunging walls covered with soft coral, gorgonians and colourful fish life. The west wall is darker with overhangs and caves full of glassfish and sweepers. Residents include a school of large barracuda, and in summer months, some of the largest tuna we have ever seen

    Torfa Fanous East Hurghada, Egypt

    This dive site has many names, including "Dolphin Reef" and "Turtle Bay".This narrow reef creates a huge calm lagoon, a great place to stop for lunch and catch the sun before the second dive of the day.The lagoon itself and the enclosing reef wall is relatively uninteresting and naturally lifeless…

    Torfa Fanous West Hurghada, Egypt

    The other end (west) of the Fanus reef has two main ergs and several smaller pinnacles off its western end. You can follow the reef wall round and explore the reef face and coral gardens which is full of marauding jacks. Or if you feel energetic you can swim the 50m to the furthest erg which is well…
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    Tower Rock Galapagos, Ecuador

    Tower Rock is a small rock in the west if the island where you might also see Galapagos sharks, silky sharks, dolphins, yellow fin tuna, big eye jacks, mobula rays, eagle rays, golden cowrays and mantas. From June to October you might even see a whale sharks.

    Tuna Alley Bimini, Bahamas

    Tuna Alley is one of the best dive site of Bahamas.
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    Woodhouse Reef Strait of Tyran, Egypt

    Located between Thomas reef and Jackson Reef, Woodhouse Reef is narrow and long and thus offers no shelter at all to boats. This dive is done only as a drift dive. The most interesting part of the reef is the northern half of the eastern side, with a canyon that opens at a depth of about 30m. To one…

    Wrasse Strip Layang Layang, Malaysia

    Another very nice dive: Mantas, Whitetip Sharks, Turtles, beautifull sponges and gorgonians...

    Wreck Point Layang Layang, Malaysia

    The wreck is no longer a 'wreck'. Just few scatterled iron stuffs on the sea floor. But no matters, the sealife is here incredible!Whitetip Sharks, Hammerhead Sharks, but also Black Corals, Barracudas...
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    Yellow wall Komodo, Indonesia

    Many robust sea cucumbers, mantas...

    Zingara Strait of Tyran, Egypt

    Diving in Zingara is GoodYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 25.0 m / 82 ft although the maximum depth you can reach is 35.0 m / 114.8 ftTo reach Zingara you have to do it By boatThis dive site is best suited for CMAS ** / AOW divers.Zingara ran…

    Mangrove dive Cabilao, Philippines

    We wanted to look at the animals that live in the water under mangrove trees, so we asked a divecenter and they organized a trip to a place close to Sandigan. We did some diving and snorkeling in the mangroves and found many interesting animals, special nudibranchs, a brown sea snake, dragonets and…

    Three Coconuts Cabilao, Philippines

    On the western side of Cabilao Island is Three Coconuts. Major attractions to be found in this dive spot are large table corals. Like the Lighthouse, the depth for Three Coconuts is at five to 50 meters. Even though the corals take center stage in this dive site, other marine life also abound here…

    Gili Lampu Lombok, Indonesia

    Gili Lampu Reefs is located in East of Lombok, Its one of the best dive sites in the area where you can see both micro or macro dive
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    Castle Rock Komodo, Indonesia

    Curious Batfishes as well as schooling Barracudas, Trevallies and Mackerels swim at 30-40m depth. At approximately 20m depth there is excellent soft Coral growth and numerous sea Fans that host Pygmy Seahorses. The top of the rock is a good, calm place to explore during safety stops. This site…
    Snappers on the run

    Castle Rock Komodo, Indonesia

    Curious Batfishes as well as schooling Barracudas, Trevallies and Mackerels swim at 30-40m depth. At approximately 20m depth there is excellent soft Coral growth and numerous sea Fans that host Pygmy Seahorses. The top of the rock is a good, calm place to explore during safety stops. This site…

    Crystal Rock Komodo, Indonesia

    A very colourful dive with excellent soft Coral coverage. Clouds of Anthias and schools of Oriental Sweetlips are always encountered while Frogfishes, Moray Eels and Scorpionfishes are commonly seen. There is a small mound north-west of the rock where different species of fish schools seasonally,…

    Gililawa Laut Komodo, Indonesia

    Always a great dive site to see fish but does not have much to show in terms of hard Corals. Behind a very large rock on the corner of the reef is a drop-off covered in boulders and many holes in between with hidden animals. Excellent Grouper sightings, especially in October and November during…
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    Darat Passage north Komodo, Indonesia

    Located in the Gililawa Darat Island, the reef slope is very rich in marine life and the sandy bottom at 15m depth is covered in Garden Eels. On the approach to the channel, Turtles may be seen as well as a school of giant Sweetlips that live in a cave near the surface of the water. Around the…
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    Darat Passage north Komodo, Indonesia

    Located in the Gililawa Darat Island, the reef slope is very rich in marine life and the sandy bottom at 15m depth is covered in Garden Eels. On the approach to the channel, Turtles may be seen as well as a school of giant Sweetlips that live in a cave near the surface of the water. Around the…
    Beautiful colorful corals

    Darat Passage north Komodo, Indonesia

    Located in the Gililawa Darat Island, the reef slope is very rich in marine life and the sandy bottom at 15m depth is covered in Garden Eels. On the approach to the channel, Turtles may be seen as well as a school of giant Sweetlips that live in a cave near the surface of the water. Around the…

    Darat Passage South Komodo, Indonesia

    Located in the Gililawa Darat Island, here turtles can be seen on this pretty Coral reef. At 20-25m depth to the South of the point, many small Coral Groupers, large schools of Anchovies and small Tunas and Trevallies come in to feed in the bay. Deeper along the bottom of the slope fish life…

    Batu Tiga Komodo, Indonesia

    An excellent "big fish" dive. Large boulders in deeper water to the West offer excellent habitat for Groupers and other creatures. Manta Rays, giant Trevallies and other fishes are frequently seen here. Most of the Coral growth is stunted as a result of the strong prevailing currents. Batu Tiga is…

    Pantai Merah / Pink Beach Komodo, Indonesia

    There as a great variety of fishes here and also a good selection of critters such as Leaf Scorpionfish, Blue ribbon Eels, Crocodile fishes, Nudibranchs and more. Visibility varies but is best during falling tide. This is the most frequently visited site in the Park for snorkeling and…

    Loh Namu Komodo, Indonesia

    An excellent site for Groupers and Napoleon Wrasses. Most of the fish on this reef are found near the Southern corner where some large boulders spread out over the drop-off. A few caves also offer hiding places for interesting marine life. Some of the largest Coral Grouper schools seen in the Park…

    Indihiang Komodo, Indonesia

    Many big fish and good Coral diversity can be seen when drift-diving along the steep walls. Top attractions include Potato Cods, large Napoleon Wrasses and schools of giant Trevally and Snapper. This small island with steeply dropping walls is close to Loh Liang and an ideal location for divers…

    Tanjung Loh Sera Komodo, Indonesia

    Large fish like dogtooth Tunas can be seen circling off the point and around the pinnacles. Turtles and large fish such as monster-sized giant Trevallies, Potato Cods, Malabar Groupers, schools of Bumphead Parrotfish, Napoleon Wrasse, Manta Ray and much more can be seen along the wall. Superb diving…

    Langkoi Rock Komodo, Indonesia

    This site can be a real adrenalin rush at the right time. Many Sharks such as Grey reef Sharks, White tip reef Sharks, Hammerheads and Bronze Whalers aggregate around this site from July to September. Also a potentially good place to see the resident Potato Cods at the Southern point in 30 metres of…

    South Tala Komodo, Indonesia

    Abundant small fish life at shallower depths, interesting invertebrate life on the walls and lots of larger fish somewhat deeper. Enormous schools of Surgeon fishes sometimes obscure views. Schools of large red Snapper, White tip reef Shark and huge Groupers further down amongst the boulders…

    German Flag Komodo, Indonesia

    From September to January high densities of plankton attract many large Manta Rays that can normally be seen swimming at the surface along the shores and rocks along southern Komodo Island. The nearshore water is quite shallow (5-20m deep) and is composed of large rocks and boulders that shelter…

    Manta Alley Komodo, Indonesia

    This area is marked with very large giant Trevallies, Sharks, beautiful Coral and a high diversity of other invertebrate life in relatively shallow water between 5-20m depth. Sometimes lots of Manta Rays may be seen feeding between September and January each year. The tiny rocky islands in this…

    Letuhoh Reef Komodo, Indonesia

    Big Potato Cods, Gray reef Sharks, Eagle Rays, Turtles, schools of Rainbow Runner, dogtooth Tuna, giant Trevally and Snapper frequent this reef. There are also large Coral-encrusted pinnacles. This reef extends south from Tanjung Letuhoh and consists of big boulders and pinnacles that offer some of…

    Toroletuhoh Komodo, Indonesia

    There is a nice wall as you approach a point with plenty of Sharks and big fish including giant Trevallies and schools of Snapper. There is also an excellent variety of Coral reef fishes. The Coral-encrusted growths are very similar to those found on southern Komodo reefs. The best time to dive this…