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Napantau Marine Protected Area

Napantau, the first Marine Protected Area in Sogod Bay, is renowned as one of the top 10 wall dives in Southeast Asia. Prepare for an extraordinary diving experience as you explore a vibrant underwater world adorned with a captivating display of soft and hard coral, showcasing an enchanting spectrum of colors.

Dive into the depths of Napantau and encounter an incredible variety of marine life. Spot magnificent residents such as rainbow runners, fusiliers, wrasse, anthias, butterflyfish, angelfish, and midnight snappers, gracefully residing in the splendid coral reefs.

The horseshoe-shaped wall offers a breathtaking plunge to a maximum depth of 50 meters, creating an exhilarating environment where currents may flow from any direction. Be mindful of your depth as you navigate this awe-inspiring dive site. Witness majestic giant sea fans, clusters of black coral, and a delightful assortment of colorful sponges and whip coral that adorn the surroundings. Keep a keen eye out for the impressive Napoleon wrasse, camouflaged scorpionfish, and the mesmerizing titan triggerfish. Delve deeper into the macro wonders of Napantau, where elusive pygmy seahorses and small frogfish can be encountered.

If you possess a yearning for pelagic encounters, be prepared for truly magical moments. Marvel at the graceful presence of eagle rays gliding through the water, be surprised by the unexpected appearance of majestic whale sharks, and observe whitetip sharks serenely resting beneath the shelter of table corals. Keep an eye out for the swift and determined giant trevally as they embark on their hunting ventures.

With exceptional visibility reaching up to 18 meters and a maximum depth of 21 meters, Napantau welcomes divers of all levels, making it an ideal destination for beginners seeking an unforgettable underwater adventure.

Experience the wonders of Napantau, where diving dreams come true.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 2, 2023

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Overview of Napantau Marine Protected Area

Depth:21m
Visibility: 0m - 18m
Experience level:
beginner

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