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950 Logged Dives

Montaña Amarilla

Montaña Amarilla Bay is a magical place surrounded by the walls of a volcano. Breathtaking view on the surface and spectacular underwater scenery make this location a Marine Nature Reserve. It is particularly popular for diving tourism.

Stingrays, Angel sharks, Butterfly rays, Barracudas, Pufferfish, Octopuses, Moray eels, shoals of Bastard grunzer, Goldstrieme, and many others. Occasionally Turtles.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Night Dive
  • Macro Spot
  • Cavern/Cave
  • Snorkeling

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate

Maximum Depth

  • 16m

Visibility

  • 20m
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
Sharks
Angel Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Common Seahorse
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Conger eel
Scorpionfishes
Frogfish
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Trumpetfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Octopus
Squid
Cuttlefish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab
Jellyfish
Portuguese Man o'War
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Angel Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Electric Ray
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Seahorses and Pipefishes
Common Seahorse
Fishes
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Sand Eel
Conger eel
Scorpionfishes
Frogfish
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Trumpetfish
Flounder
Molluscs
Octopus
Squid
Cuttlefish
Crustaceans
Shrimps
Lobster
Crab
Jellyfish
Portuguese Man o'War

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