Blue Coral dive site
Name: Blue Coral
Max Depth – 36 meters / 120 feet
Access: Boat & Shore
Visibility: 10-30 meters
Blue Coral dive site is named for the abundance of blue corals found here. The site has a nice mix of sea-grass beds and sandy patches. Three main spurs of coral reefs running to shore. They start at around 10m and extend to 50m.
Easily accessible from the shore, a flat piece of "slab" marks the entrance of this unusual site. A short swim across the grass down to 12m is where the reef starts.
Blue Coral dive site is available for all certification levels.
Accessible from boat & shore off Tala Bay. This is also a photographer’s paradise. The Jetty has beautiful soft coral growing on it. You will also have the chance to see a wide range of sea life for example: Sting Rays, Turtles, Sea Horses and a variety of Nudibranchs.
Source: Culture Trip
This site was named after the abundance of blue corals in the area. The topography consists of three spurs of coral. Corals start at around 10m and extending out to 50m with sandy gullies in between. A grass plain found to the shoreward side and this grass extends down the center of the gullies to 30m.
At the south reef there is a circular reef supporting some nice black coral bushes. There are numerous small pinnacles at the top of each spur and this area abounds with a variety of Nudibranch.
Source: Aqaba Marine Park / ASEZA
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