Diving destinations in Nha Trang.
The Big Wall
This dive is a vertical drop of 20m to 35m with an incredible quantity of soft coral (Dendronephthya) with a great variety of colours. Marine life here ranges from Groupers, Jacks, Parrot Fishes, Stingrays, Angel Fishes, Lion Fishes and Butterfly Fishes.
The Small Wall
A drop of 18 m an
d a slop to 25 m. At 20m there is a big rock covered with rare green coral (Tubastrea Microntha) also (Tubastrea Aurea) a golden coral. Here you will encounter black and red Lion Fishes, Bat Fishes, Longfin Banner Fishes (Heniochus) and sometimes even the rare Frog Fish.
A nice reef starting at 5m then slowly descends to 22/25 m. This site has an open cave to swim through from 9 to 6m depth. During the dive the coral is nice, you can see nudibranches, Lion Fishes, Cowries (Ovula Ovum), Octopus, Trigger Fishes, Parrot Fishes and beautiful Clown Fishes along with christmas trees (Spirobranchus) and Feather Stars (Crinoides).
The site is from 3 to 16m with a very nice coral reef. There are some beautiful Clown Fishes, Butterfly Fishes Gobies (Puellaris, Albimaculatus) and Blennies (Midas, Bicolor). This site is a very good place to do try dive's and open water courses.
This is 3 to 18m dive, the best place to try dive or for Open Water Course. Starting on the sand where we can see Scorpion Fishes, Lion Fishes, Clown Fishes, rare Black Frog Fish and White Frog Fish. The splanded coral reef continues to the moray cave. Three giant moray (2 Javanicus and 1 beautiful Favagineus) close by we can find some network pipe fishes and two Multibar Pipe Fishes, razor Fishes and Trumpet Fishes. At the end of the dive, at 3m, in a small cave are 2 nice Leaf Fishes (Taenianotus Triacantus) and a big Stone Fish. Sometimes we encounter one or two extemely rare Devil Scorpion Fishes, who walk on the sand area.
From 6 to 25m. There is a nice coral reef at 6m. A small wall to 15m with a very good coral especially Acropora. The area has many different Coral Fishes and a variety of Shrimps species from White Banded Cleaner Shrimps (Amboinensis), Cleaner Shrimps (Antonbruunii), Hingebeak Shrimps (Durbanensis) to the elegant Periclimenes Longicarpus on the coral Sinuosa.
Hon Trau Nam
A beautiful dive site from 10 to 35m. Good for almost 10 dives. We find big Cartilaginous fishes: Manta Ray, Eagle Ray, Sting Ray, also Jacks along the giant rocks drop off. On the bottom at 25/35m, there are colorful soft coral and a very rare Black Coral (Antipathes Dichotoma). Everywhere is abundant with Nudibranches and Opisthobranches. Giant Angel Fishes like Pomacanthus Annularis and P. Xanthometopon, also the yellow Trimaculatus with their blue lips and of course the P. Imperator. On this dive at 10m there is a small old wreck, around it are Scorpion Fish, a huge Stone Fish. It is possible to do a drift dive on one side of the rocks formations here.
Hon Kho Trang
A small island around witch we can do 3 different dives from 10 to 30m. It has a good quantity of nudibranches, ranging in size 15 to 20cm. Giant hard coral Acropora and a interesting pass through.
The site has a splended coral garden at 12m. Giant rocks with colorful soft corals. Walls, beautiful Clown Fish and different Nudibranches species. This dive is from 5 to 27m.
This is a great opportunity to experience all the different animals that come out at night after hiding amoug the corals in the day. There are Sea Horses, Shrimps, Crabs, giant Spanish Dancer, and some beautiful Clown Fishes sleeping in their sea anemones. Depth on this is 3 to 12m and a pleasant relaxed dive.
This is a good reef wheren we can find quantity of Green Corals (Tubastrea) depth on this dive is from 3 to 15m. It'a allong the coast of Lon Island.