Leon’s Wall

Leon’s Wall is a beautiful unspoiled reef, covered with soft corals and sponges with depths ranging from 12-40 meters. You can avoid the crowds at this dive site, while you enjoy all kinds of marine life.

Look for the conspicuous leaf fish, that can be found all along the wall, in an array of colors – from green to white or purple.

Level

Level

  • Advanced
Visibility

Visibility

  • 13 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Drift Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Wall/Drop Off

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

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