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47 Logged Dives

Ile d'Or

The “Ile d’or“ is the island that inspired Mister Hergé for his comic “Tintin and the Black Island.“ Located off Cap Dramont, its beautiful ocher colors continue underwater. The entire area offers a dozen dive sites for all levels of divers, including the most famous: The Pyramids.

Fauna and flora include typical Mediterranean species like carbon, scorpionfish, conger eels, and lobsters. Also, there is a diversified underwater landscape with a series of pyramids and arches.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Macro Spot

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced
  • Expert

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate

Maximum Depth

  • 19m

Visibility

  • 18m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Conger eel
Scorpionfishes
Molluscs
Octopus
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Conger eel
Scorpionfishes
Molluscs
Octopus

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