Anemone Reef Dive Site

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WOW! Once in a lifetime experience!
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Medium current
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Outstanding! 20m and more
Level Advanced Divers
Dive depth Normal diving depth, 10-25m

Anemone Reef is a very famous and popular dive site of the Andaman Sea. The name comes from the numerous superb anemones that you can find all around the pinnacle. You can dive this spot from Phuket or Koh Phi Phi on a day trip or during a liveboard cruise. The Anemone Reef is really wonderful with plenty of Marine life including many Lionfishes, clownfishes, giant moray eels, turtles, reef Sharks and Leopard Sharks. Macro lovers can also spot a yellow tiger-tail Seahorse, a Porcelain Crab and various species of Nudibranchs. Maximum depth is 24 meters deep and the dive site is suitable for all level of divers. Enjoy this excellent Phuket diving spot!

This location is a Reef.

You can dive Anemone Reef all year long. Access: from the Shore. See the map of Anemone Reef on the right for the exact location.

Anemone Reef Anemone Reef is a very famous and popular dive site of the Andaman Sea. The name comes from the nume... Julien 4

Fishes you may spot while diving Anemone Reef

  • Bannerfish Bannerfish
  • Clownfish Clownfish
  • Fusilier Fusilier
  • Grouper Grouper
  • Leopard Shark Leopard Shark
  • Lion Fish Lion Fish
  • Parrotfish Parrotfish
  • Snapper Snapper
  • Trumpet Fish Trumpet Fish

... and more fishes & sea life, Cornetfish, Giant Moray, Harlequin Sweetlip, Oriental Sweetlip, Redtail Butterflyfish, Spotfin Lionfish, Whiteeyed Moray Eel, Yellow Tigertail Seahorse

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