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140 Logged Dives

Papa Whisky, Tahiti

This site has the shape of a vast amphitheatre created by the collapse of part of the underwater plateau. There are 2 ways to explore, one at the southern end of the arena and the other at the northern point.

The object of the trip to the south is a beautiful geographical defect covered with yellow gorgonians while the northern point is also rich in gorgonians.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Drift Diving

Level

  • Advanced
  • Expert

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 28m

Visibility

  • 25m
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
Blacktip Reef Shark
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Parrotfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Blacktip Reef Shark
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Parrotfish
Damselfish
Tuna
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors

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