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674 Logged Dives

Bahia Alcalá

This bay is 6 km South of Los Gigantes on the west coast, protected from the main winds most of the year. This site can get busy in the summer. Sometimes, when there is strong current, the visibility can be poor and entrance tricky.

There are chances to see Stingrays, Snake Eels, Octopi, Crabs, Roncadores, and much more. There are also chances to see sea turtles.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 12m

Visibility

  • 14m
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
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Barracuda
Conger eel
Damselfish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Barracuda
Conger eel
Damselfish
Box Fish
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish

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