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Octopus Diver Seychelles

Octopus Diver Seychelles

Diving with Octopus Diver. You will learn about the climate of the Seychelles and the optimal time for a visit, on the way there, the main dive sites, accommodation and entertainment options this place.

You can get there as follows. First international flight to Seychelles International Airport (Paris - 13.5 hours from Berlin - 12.5 hours). Further, there are two variants, how to get to Praslin island. Or domestic flights - 20 minutes and $ 131, or ferry - about an hour on the road and 5 euros per adult. On the same island, you can rent a car or make use of the bus or taxi.

The temperature is kept here at around 28-30 throughout the year. Water temperature - 26-27 , visibility is greater than 30 meters. The best time to visit Seychelles is from March to May and September to November. In his spare time, here are blowing sometimes quite strong winds.

Start diving here is best to St Pierre Islet. It is located just a 2-minute boat ride from the dive center. The place is located in the heart of the Curieuse Marine Park. Here you encounter whitetip sharks and stonefish. Depths are small and do not exceed 12 meters.

In a 5-minute availability is a place which is called the garden of corals. A riot of colors, the incredible diversity of the inhabitants of the underwater world - everything is here. You will see moray eels, clown fish, octopus, nudibranches. Also worth noting is that the water is incredibly transparent, and the flow is very weak, so here are obtained especially colorful pictures. Maximum depth of 16 meters.

In 25 minutes by boat located another interesting place - Sister Bank. It is remarkable that such relatively rare inhabitants of the underwater world, as porcupine stingrays, grey reef shark, yellowfin una, live here in abundance. Immersion depth here is 24 meters.

At the dive center has two boats. One 8-meter with two 100-horsepower engine is designed for 10 divers and a second 10 meter with two 150-horsepower engine is designed for 12 divers.

Octopus Diver engaged in addition to the usual diving, as the organization wreck dive, drift dive, night dive and more then. Cost of diving equipment dive center is 50 euros per dive, night dive - 60 euro package of 5 dives - 190 euros. Nitrox for free.

This dive center is located at the base of Berjaya Praslin Resort. Here you will find an outdoor swimming pool, sun terrace. The hotel has a restaurant which combines local and international cuisine. In addition to diving you can go snorkeling, fishing, canoeing, windsurfing and enjoy cycling, play billiards, and in the evening a great time at the disco. Room rates range from $ 145.

last updated Apr 9, 2015