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Maite Marine Sanctuary

Southwest of the island along the beach road of San Juan in Siquijor you will find a cemetery. Maite in the Visayan dialect means cemetery, lending this dive site its name.

Mandarin fish are abundant at Maite making it the most popular night dive spot at Siquijor. Known for muck diving, one can spot nudibranch, pipefish, frogfish, seamoths, and more.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Macro Spot

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 18m

Visibility

  • 16m
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
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pygmy Seahorse
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Scorpionfishes
Frogfish
Triggerfish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Pygmy Seahorse
Pipefish
Fishes
Moray Eel
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Scorpionfishes
Frogfish
Triggerfish
Crustaceans
Shrimps

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