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Tumbatu Lagoon

Tumbatu Lagoon boasts an average depth ranging from 2 to 18 meters. Located in the enchanting Magic Island in the northern part of Zanzibar, this diving spot treats divers to a magnificent wall of coral on the west side of Tumbatu Island. Considered the most vibrant and thriving coral reef in Zanzibar, it's a haven for an array of marine life.

Divers exploring the depths of Tumbatu Lagoon will encounter a plethora of captivating sights. Hard corals create a breathtaking backdrop, while graceful turtles gracefully glide through the waters. The curious cuttlefish, majestic rays, and a variety of vibrant fish species, such as moray eels, scorpion and lionfish, butterfly fish, mantas, peacock shrimps, and sea stars, complete the underwater tapestry.

With a visibility of 11 meters and a maximum depth of 16 meters, Tumbatu Lagoon offers an immersive diving experience for advanced divers. Located in Tanzania, specifically Kaskazini A, Zanzibar North, Zanzibar, Tanzania, this site is in close proximity to other captivating diving locations in the area.

Indulge in the wonders of Tumbatu Lagoon, where the vibrant coral reef and diverse marine life await. Whether you're an experienced diver or seeking to challenge your skills, this jewel of Zanzibar is a must-visit destination for underwater enthusiasts.

Last updated: 10 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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