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Poyraz Koyu

Located on the back of Black Island, Poyraz Koyu is a captivating dive site in Turkey's Aegean region. With its stunning underwater landscape and diverse marine life, this site is a must-visit for both beginner and advanced divers. The boat ride to Poyraz Koyu takes approximately 45 minutes from Bodrum, providing an easily accessible adventure.

As its name suggests, Poyraz Koyu reflects the influence of the northeast wind, known as "poyraz" in Turkish. Following the right side, divers will be greeted by a gentle slope leading to the first rocky reef at a depth of 16 meters. This vibrant reef is home to an array of fascinating creatures, including groupers, octopuses, moray eels, starfish, sponges, and various species of small fish. The presence of ancient amphoras adds an intriguing historical touch to this underwater wonderland.

For those seeking a deeper exploration, navigating the rocky terrain will lead divers to a larger and more profound reef. Here, the marine life becomes even more abundant, offering encounters with a greater variety of fish and critters. With excellent visibility reaching up to 30 meters and a maximum depth of 22 meters, Poyraz Koyu promises a memorable diving experience filled with awe-inspiring discoveries.

Prepare your gear and venture into the captivating depths of Poyraz Koyu – a diver's paradise nestled in the enchanting waters of Turkey's Aegean region.

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

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Overview of Poyraz Koyu

Depth:22m
Visibility: 0m - 30m
Experience level:
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