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Aksona Bay

This dive site, named after the renowned sponge hunter "Aksona Mehmet" of Bodrum, is a popular destination for divers in Turkey. Accessible by boat in approximately 50 minutes, it caters to both advanced and open water divers. Starting at a shallow depth of 3 meters, the site gradually descends to 30-35 meters, offering a diverse underwater experience.

Divers exploring Aksona may encounter fascinating marine life including octopuses, groupers, gold blotch groupers, barracudas, and moray eels. If lucky, they might even spot thornback rays. However, it is important to remain cautious of potential reverse currents while diving.

Beyond its captivating marine biodiversity, Aksona holds a significant historical background rooted in Aegean history. The dive site reveals numerous archaeological findings, adding a touch of ancient allure to the underwater adventure.

With a visibility range of 25 meters and a maximum depth of 23 meters, Aksona is suitable for divers of all levels, from beginners to experts. Located near Muğla in the Aegean Region of Turkey, this captivating dive site offers a memorable experience for diving enthusiasts.

Last updated: 9 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Aksona Bay

Depth:23m
Visibility: 0m - 25m
Experience level:
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