Pothitos

Pothitos Island is famous for 3-4 different dives for all levels, from beginner to expert. Marine life is rich and visibility is excellent. Depths range from 3 to 50 meters with small surprises hidden in the rocks.

You will see groupers, mullets, octopi, crabs, shrimp, anemones, shells, scorpion fish, sponges, soft corals, and sea stars.

Level

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced
Visibility

Visibility

  • 20 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
  • Strong Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Macro Spot
  • Kelp fish

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

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