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Zighy Bay

Zighy Bay, located in Oman's Musandam Governorate, offers breathtaking scenery with a combination of rocky and sandy slopes, complemented by a vibrant coral garden. This dive site is ideal for both beginners and advanced divers, and night diving is also possible. With a depth ranging from 3 to 18 meters and a maximum depth of 11 meters, it provides a safe and enjoyable experience for all levels.

Divers at Zighy Bay can expect to encounter a diverse range of marine life, including captivating coral fish, schools of Jackfish and Fusiliers, Barracudas, Angelfish, Lionfish, Murray Eels, Turtles, and Stingrays. The visibility reaches up to 8 meters, allowing for a clear and immersive underwater exploration.

It's important to be cautious of local speedboats in this bustling area, so it is recommended to use a Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) and remain close to the wall for added safety. To reach Zighy Bay, it is easily accessible by either a 15-minute speedboat ride from Dibba port or a 30-minute car journey.

So, if you're seeking an unforgettable diving adventure in Oman, Zighy Bay is a must-visit destination. Immerse yourself in the stunning marine landscapes and encounter an array of fascinating marine creatures. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced diver, this dive site offers something for everyone.

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

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Overview of Zighy Bay

Depth:11m
Visibility: 0m - 8m
Experience level:
beginner
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