Alibaba Faru

Experience: Easy dive site that’s suitable for beginners. Rarely a strong current at this site.

Fauna: It is possible to see napoleons, turtles, moray eels and a lot of reef fish. Pelagics can often be seen swimming past in the blue water.

Particular features: Caves and overhangs.

During the North-East Monsoon: The current usually flows from North to South. Keeping the reef on your right hand side, overhangs can be found between 8 and 30m. Turtles can be seen on the top reef.

During the South-West Monsoon: As per North East except that the current usually flows from South to North.

Safety considerations: This site is not recommended when there are big waves, as you constantly feel the surge while diving.