United Arab Emirates diving
Yesterday I went diving with my friends Imad
, one of the 7 emirates in the UAE
. We went to Khor Fakkan
and dived the Inch Cape 2 and Dibba Rok
Batfish, locally named Imad!
The Inch Cape 2 is a small but very nice wreck with a max depth of around 20 meters, ideal for what we were planning, Sunil's
final wreck dive for the Wreck dive Instructor specialty
Inside the Inch Cape 2
The wreck can be penetrated through the bow and there's plenty of fish on and around the wreck, including various Moray Eels.
Moray Eel on the Inch Cape 2
During the trip over to the wreck dive site, we spotted at least 4 turtles on the surface.
Lobster at Dibba Rock
The second dive of the day was at Dibba Rock, which had a very strong current when we dived it so we had a lovely drift dive. A turtle, moray eels and some big lobsters were seen. Sometimes this is a also a good location to spot black tip reef sharks, but we didn't encounter any yesterday.
Imad, Sunil and myself after the dives on the boat
A great seafood lunch was enjoyed after the dives. With thanks at Alla at Blue Planet Diving for providing the facilities
Labels: Diving, United Arab Emirates, Wreck diving