Top scuba diving spots in Seychelles are located near three inner Islands named Praslin, La Digue and Mahe. Let's have a look at nine well-known diving spots in Seychelles.
9 UNBELIEVABLE SPOTS FOR SCUBA DIVING IN SEYCHELLES 2022
THE SUNKEN SHIP DIVE
Just imagine taking a dive underwater and discovering there is a ruined ship lying there. Won't you be interested in going for a treasure hunt? This is the experience some unbelievable diving spots like the Dredger and the twin Barges give scuba divers.
These ships were sunken on purpose to boost scuba diving experience. Water depth in Aldebaran is 40 meters which is recommended for only advanced divers.
How to reach: A good way to reach the Sunken Ship Dive is by private boat. You might as well use a cruise to reach here.
Best times to visit: May and April.
L'ilot is a tiny granite islet. Its depth is 30 metres. It offers a special night diving experience. The neighbouring water is filled with fauna and flora of different types, with its walls protected in coral. It is among the best diving site for divers that are mid to advanced.
How to reach: The nicest way to reach L'ilot is through a private boat or cruise.
Best time to visit: October and May.
BAIE TERNAY MARINE PARK
It is reachable from Beau Vallon by boat. It has a depth of 23 metres and warm water. It is one of the choicest places for diving in Seychelles. It is open throughout the year. It is marked with good-looking underwater unbeaten fauna and topography.
How to reach: A good way to reach BAIE TERNAY MARINE PARK is through water connectivities.
Best time to reach: May, April, October or November.
Brissare rocks is a small site located 5km North of Mahe. It offers an infrequent fauna underwater that comprises a variety of sharks and nurse sharks.
If you want to tour the beautiful azure underwater world, then this is the place for you. It is also a good location if you are searching for where to do a honeymoon in Seychelles.
How to reach: A good way to reach BRISSARE ROCKS is through Cruise or Boat.
Best time to visit: May or April.
It is one of the best diving spots in the months of May, April, October and November. It offers warm water. It has a vibrant underwater topography marked with one granite massif, colourful fauna and fan Corals.
How to reach: Private boat or cruise is a very good option to reach CHUCKLES ROCKS.
Best time to visit: October to November and April to May.
It is among the best spots for first-timers and beginners. Its depth is 10 meters. It offers a great experience of swimming with reef sharks and turtles under the water.
How to reach: A kayak or boat is a good way to reach ST Pierre.
Best time to visit: October and May.
This is home to an amazing underwater topography. It consists of granite rocks, colourful fishes and coral reefs. The water depth is 20 to 30 feet. High visibility and warm water make this spot suitable for beginners.
How to reach: White Bank can be reached by a private boat or by cruise.
Best times to visit: May, April, October and November.
SOUTH MARIANNE ISLAND
It provides a unique underwater landscape.
It has a depth of about 25 metres. It is an advanced dive site.
How to reach: A good way to reach South Marianne Island is by private boat or cruise.
Best time to visit: March-May
Aldabra is a safe, natural reserve. It is home to Hawksbill, the endemic green turtle and a variety of fauna. Before you can dive at Aldabra, you must get consent from Seychelles Island Foundation. This is probably one of the best places in Seychelles for diving.
How to reach: A good way to reach Aldabra is through a cruise or private boat.
Best time to visit: End of February till April and Mid October to December.
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