Power Station Dive Site, Aqaba, Jordan
Name: Power Station Aqaba
Dive: Wall, reef
Visibility - 20+ meters
Depth: 5 meters to 200+ meters
Access: only from boat
Located 5 km south of Aqaba town. The Power Station dive site has a very lively coral plateau slanting from a depth of 5 – 20 meters with a steep wall drop-off dropping to deeper than 70 meters. This is the place where, on the chart, the one hundred and two hundred meters contour lines hit the coast. Advanced divers (or higher certification level) can do spectacular wall dive to the North or to the South from mooring line.
The dive site have access only from boat. The name of dive site does not boast an elegant name but, it is a spectacular wall dive, conducted as a drift from north to south.
Several large hump-head wrasse and big moray eels often sited here. Also sea turtles and stingrays often spotted here. On the wall divers can sea big variety of soft and hard corals, shrimps, nudibranches, sea stars, etc. Sharks and other large fishes more often spotted here. The wall and drop off are spectacular and there is an abundance of life to entertain you on the reef slope and in the shallows
The Power Station dive site got its name after the small oil fired power station on the coast road to the North from the dive site.
This dive site available for all certification level: from beginner to professional. Also snorkeling is amazing here.
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