Diving in Oman - dive sites, photos

Diving in Oman

Diving in Oman

Diving in Oman - an opportunity to see the underwater world, which is almost untouched by the hand of civilization. Amazingly colorful landscape will bring a lot of fun.

The waters of Oman just teeming with fish. Sandbanks densely populated crabs and shellfish, and cold-water coral gardens are home to many schooling fish - angels, clowns, butterflies, lions and many, many others. Love the coastal waters of the state and the dolphins, which can be found here almost everywhere.

Musandam

Ras Sheikh Masood offers divers beautiful coral gardens.

Ras Ali of Salt is a classic beach, but divers will be interested in the nearby rocks.

Hayut. Beautiful coral reef stretches along the coast and it is located at a shallow depth, just 4 meters.

Khor Najd. The dive site with cliffs that adorn the numerous coral formations.

Muscat

Marjan City beach and a small nearby beach will be interesting for beginners. Descent to the sea is shallow, which is very convenient. With luck you can even see a large sea turtle.

In Darsayt area is a large reef,located just half a kilometer from the coast. Interesting underwater rocks, separately located coral formations like diving beginners. The only drawback - poor visibility, as the coast is also a beach area.

Bay Matrah with little depth has become a favorite habitat for many fish. Additionally, here you can see the rocky spurs of the nearest headland.

Isle of Al-Jazeera. His southern coast is to admire the purple corals, which have created an incredibly beautiful underwater scenery. Nearest cape can make them a good party for its forests of colorful corals. And adjacent to the Bay of Islands will surprise not only unusual green water, but equally interesting fish and corals.

shark Spit

The dive site offers underwater caves connected by tunnels. Recent densely inhabited by various sea creatures.

Cat island

The dive site is located 300 meters from the Scientificcenter and is famous for its coral gardens. Here you can see all the different types and colors. Lots bottom covered with sand, choose a place of residence of many sponges.

Bay cemetery

It is interesting that the northern shore canmarvel at the huge field of coral Pocillopora having very unusual forms. A southern coast chosen habitat mozgoviki corals. They grow to an incredibly huge. So here - this is a huge boulders, reaching 5-meters in diameter. Age "stones" has several centuries.

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