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Underwater Photo Location: Canyons

Underwater Photo Location: Canyons

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Canyons
22m-32m (72ft-105ft)

Travel Time: 6min

Ability Level
Flood Tide - Adventurous (Advance Divers + )
Ebb Tide - Adventurous (Advance Divers + )
/ Wild (Advanced Divers with signbificant experience)


An advanced dive that requires a good dive guide to allow for the currents to sweep you into position. Racing over several small drop-offs below the Hole in the Wall covered in soft corals and sponges, you can duck into and one of the Canyons for a respite from the current. There is much to find on the bottom but primarily it is the large schools of snapper, emperors, sweetlips, barracudas, jacks, trevally and occasional sharks that make this an exciting dive. The dive ends at a 1½m/5' anchor embedded in the coral, where the group can gather before being swept off to the safety stop in the current. Excellent Nitrox dive. The most popular dive site in Puerto Galera - you'll want to go back time after time.

ATLANTIS DIVE RESORT
Sabang, Puerto Galera
Philippines
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Facts about Canyons
  • It is in Philippines
  • The typical depth is 0-30 Metres 0-100 Feet.
Dive types
Liveaboarddayboatwreckcavewallnightdrift

Marine Life
smallsharksdolphinsturtlescoral

Diving facilities
airnitroxrepairshireinstructionguidedfriendly

Photo facilities
macro

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