The diving spots

Diving spots on the island of Moorea

The dives take place behind the reef, in the passes of the lagoon or in the lagoon itself. The navigation time is 15 minutes.


1 : TIKI

Diving spot : Tiki
 

This spot is well known on Moorea for its numerous sharks : blacktips, grey sharks, lemon sharks who sometimes measure up to 3 meters. We dive surrounded by great groups of snappers, and we can also meet barracudas.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 25m.

15 min by boat


2 : TAO TOI

Diving spot : Tao Toi
 

This beautiful dive allows the observation of black tip sharks, napoleons, trumpet fish, giant triggerfish. Javanese moray eels, lionfish, shrimps in the holes.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 30m.

15 min by boat


3 : PASSE DE TAO TOI

Diving spot : Passe de Tao Toi
 

Drift dive through the pass, ending on the ocean side. Spotted Eagle Rays and large school of Bigeye Jacks are often seen there.

From N2.
Max depth 25m.

15 min by boat


4 : VIRGULE

Diving spot : Virgule
 

Dive on a lava flow which has a shape of coma. Small coral roses, black tips sharks, turtles, schools of Paddletail Snappers, Napoleon Wrasse.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 25m.

15 min by boat


5 : OPONOHU CANYONS

Diving spot : OPONOHU CANYONS
 

This site is a superb underwater scenery made by canyons as far as we can see. Upon immersion, the black tip sharks arrive, curious. These canyons are frequented by the usual tropical fish, and we sometimes cross turtles. Impressive lemon sharks can come to see who visits their territory.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 35m.

15 min by boat


6 : LEMON SHARK VALLEY

Diving spot : LEMON SHARK VALLEY
 

During this dive, may be you will be impressed by the lemon sharks. They are sometimes in groups of 5 to 6 males and females, but don’t worry : you are accompanied by an experienced dive guide, who knows the sharks and contribute to a very safe and enjoyable dive !

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 25m.

15 min by boat


7 : EDEN PARK

Diving spot : Eden Park
 

Dive on a beautiful garden of corals, with several species of sharks, Green sea turtles, Hawksbill turtles, barracuda, Clownfish in anenomies.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 29m.

15 min by boat


8 : CORAL ROSES

Diving spot : CORAL ROSES
 

This beautiful dive is only for experienced divers, to a maximum depth of 45 meters. The coral formations are shaped like magnificent roses, and are occupied by many tropical fish.

From N2 or Padi Advanced Open Water.
Max depth 45m.

15 min by boat


9 : AQUARIUM

Diving spot : Aquarium
 

Site easily accessible for beginners and divers in training. White sand valley, coral heads with a lot of multicoloured fish: Angelfish, parrotfish, clownfish in their anemones ... A little bit deeper, we can meet leopard whiprays.

Discover Scuba, beginners

15 min by boat


10 : ROTUI

Diving spot : Rotui
 

Dive on the external coral reef, surrounded by millions of juveniles. Black tips reef sharks, lemon sharks, occasionally large Nurse shark or Manta ray.

From N1 or Padi Open Water.
Max depth 15m.

15 min by boat


11 : LES FAILLES D'OPUNOHU

Diving spot : Failles d'Opunohu
 

Spectacular area of enormous blooming roses and impressive fails in this field of corals. Deep dive for experienced divers.

From N3.
Max depth 60m.

15 min by boat