Top Ten Diving Destinations

Top Ten Diving Destinations

Get your dive on in some of the most unique places on Earth.

  1. The Yongala, Australia

    The Yongala is a shipwreck off the coast of Queensland. Full of life you may see manta rays, sea snakes, octopuses, turtles, bull sharks, tiger sharks, clouds of fish and spectacular coral.
    Links: Top Ten Australian Attractions,
  2. Blue Corner Wall, Palau, Micronesia

    An upwelling means this splendid wall dive is favored by pelagics.
    Links: Top Ten Micronesian Attractions,
  3. Barracuda Point, Sipadan Island
    Wall of coral where sharks come cruising by and barracuda surround you.
  4. Thistlegorm, Red Sea, Egypt

    Big wreck whose cargo includes motor bikes, train carriages and trucks.
    Links: Top Ten Egyptian Attractions, Top Ten Seas,
  5. Shark and Yolanda Reef, Red Sea, Egypt

    Three dives in one: anemone city, shark reef with its spectacular drop off and the wreck of the Yolanda.
    Links: Top Ten Egyptian Attractions, Top Ten Reefs, Top Ten Seas,
  6. Navy Pier, Western Australia

    Extending 300 m from the shore, packed with marine life.
    Links: Top Ten Australian Attractions,
  7. Manta Ray Night Dive, Kailua Kona, Hawaii, US

    Underwater lights placed on the ocean floor attract plankton, which in turn attract the huge manta rays of Kona Hawaii.
    Links: Top Ten US Attractions, Top Ten Hawaiian Attractions,
  8. Big Brother, Red Sea, Egypt

    The Brothers, or El Akhawein, are two small islands in the middle of the Red Sea. Often surrounded by wild currents, the scenery makes for some wonderful dives.
    Links: Top Ten Egyptian Attractions, Top Ten Seas,
  9. Great Blue Hole, Belize

    Very deep, wide hole outlined by coral reef and inhabited by sharks.
    Links: Top Ten Belize Attractions,
  10. Richelieu Rock, Thailand

    A horseshoe of rocky pinnacles, famous for whale shark sightings but also great for big schools of pelagic fish.
    Links: Top Ten Thai Attractions, Top Ten Whales, Top Ten Sharks, Top 100 Fish,
  11. Cancún Underwater Caves, Mexico

    Links: Top Ten Mexican Attractions, Top Ten Caves,
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