Diving in Bavaro Beach

Punta Cana has 24 dive sites to choose from with great reef and wreck diving available. Boat rides last only 10 minutes, as the reef is just offshore, so be ready to suit up right away. Offshore storms can make the currents strong, so be careful. Adventurers looking for great thrills can’t miss the Armstrong wreck, which is located in Bavaro and sits partially above water. Another exciting dive site in Bavaro is the famous Astron wreck, which is 90m/300 feet in length. For a fun, unique dive, make sure you explore the Punta Cana Underwater Museum.

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Wildlife in Bavaro Beach

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  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sharks
Nurse Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Leatherback Sea Turtle
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Snake Eel
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Trumpetfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Octopus
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Nurse Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Leatherback Sea Turtle
Green Sea Turtle
Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Olive Ridley Sea Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Snake Eel
Scorpionfishes
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Sweetlips and Grunts
Parrotfish
Soldierfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Porcupine Fish
Box Fish
Trumpetfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Octopus

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