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Ilhéu do Boi

Discover the enchanting islet near Janela, located in the northern part of the stunning Cape Verde island. Embark on an unforgettable diving experience starting from the protected south of the islet. As we navigate the dive site, the rocky formations will gracefully guide us on our right side until we reach a depth of approximately 30 meters. With great care, we turn around and begin our return journey, ascending near the rocky formations while keeping a watchful eye on the endless blue expanse.

During this captivating dive, divers will have the opportunity to encounter a diverse range of marine life. Marvel at the vibrant Doctorfish, graceful parrot fish, elusive scorpion fish, and the majestic trumpet fish. Observe the hypnotic beauty of the whimsical sepias, the fascinating lobster, and the sleek amberjacks. Keep an eye out for the mysterious glasseye and the endemic Cape Verde Morros. You may also encounter the elusive Moreey eels, colorful damzels, swift tunas, and the mesmerizing nudibranchs.

With optimal visibility of approximately 15 meters and a maximum depth of 29 meters, this dive site is recommended for advanced and expert divers seeking a truly immersive experience. Located near Farol de Fontes Pereira de Melo, Tunel do Farol, Paul, Cape Verde, this captivating dive site guarantees an adventure like no other.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 4, 2023

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