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Pedra da Oura

Discover the captivating beauty of 'Spider Reef', renowned for its abundance of mesmerizing spider crabs and a diverse array of gorgonians. Immerse yourself in an underwater wonderland as you explore this natural reef, a magnificent slab standing at an impressive height of 2 meters. Dive into the depths and experience the thrill of specialties like nitrox and deep diving!

Prepare to be awestruck as you encounter a remarkable assortment of gorgonians that can grow to remarkable sizes, accompanied by vibrant colored sponges. Keep an eye out for the occasional appearance of European spiny lobsters and common lobsters, gracefully adorning the stone slabs.

Heading southwest to northeast, the entire reef takes on a striking north-south formation. Towards the north, a series of small rocks gradually ascend, culminating at a depth of 6 meters at the pinnacle. Beneath the sandy terrain lies the maximum depth of 11 meters. This remarkable reef boasts an extraordinary diversity that caters to divers of all skill levels.

Prepare for an unforgettable dive experience in Portugal's Spider Reef. Dive in and explore the marvels of the underwater world, just a stone's throw away from Clube Praia da Oura, Rua de Oliveira Martins, Oura, Albufeira, Albufeira e Olhos de Água, Albufeira, Faro, 8200-604, Portugal.

Visibility: 5m | Max depth: 11m | Recommended Diver Level: Beginner

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Pedra da Oura

Depth:11m
Visibility: 0m - 5m
Experience level:
beginner

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