DIVE SITE MAINIT
Tauchen in den Philippinen
German Dutch
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DIVE SITE "MAINIT, NEGROS"

Generally:

Sandy slope and blocks of corals, drift dive

Shape: long reef
Size: approx. 800 meter long
Distance: 10 minutes
Direction: North
Max. depth: max. 20 meter
Current: moderate to strong
Visibillity: 5 – 15 meter
Best Season: all year round

Description of dive site:

Approx. 10 minutes by boat in northern direction lies this drift dive spot.

While drifting first over sandy soil the diver descends to the coral blocks down to max. 22 meters and drifts through the wonderful corals zone.
Depending on the current you can sit and rest on the sand from time to time.

The safety stop can be performed either hovering free or on a buoy line.



What to be seen:

Big and small coral blocks are dominant during the drift dive

Main attractions are the barracuda schools which are almost always around. There are also swarms of surgeon fish, fusilier fish and bat fish.

Further special attraction is the electric clam shell at approx. 16 meters depth. This dive spot is due to often strong currents only recommended for experienced divers.



Special: Barracudas, electrical Shell
   
Difficulty: beginners and advanced divers
   
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Mainit
Tauchen in Negros Oriental
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