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Toma beach is located south east of Zamami Island. The point Aida (meaning ‘between’ in Japanese) is referred to as such because it lies directly in the middle of two expansive beaches. Amidst the white sandy seabed, you can find colonies of garden eels and abundant coral, which is home to young blue-green damselfish. This is a popular point for a calm-water dived on winter days when the strong north winds blow in.
Tatchu lies north of Chibishi Islands just a short 30-minute dive boat ride west from Naha Port on Okinawa’s main island. With a depth of approximately 40-50 m, Tatchu gets its name from the rock formations that stand some 20 m tall from the sea bed, yet are completely invisible from above the water surface. In local Okinawan dialect, Tatchu refers to a sharp tip, and is also the name used to refer to the pointy-tipped mountain on Iejima Island. Sometimes when the tides are strong and knock against the rock formations, you may come across massive schools of several hundred bigeye trevally. As both entry and exit require divers to drift dive without anchoring and divers must make a sudden decent grabbing hold of rocks on the sea floor, this point can be enjoyed fully and safely by advanced-level divers who have a great deal of boat dive experience.
As it is situated north (Kami meaning ‘above’) of Gusuku Island, which is east of Tokashiki Island, this point is called Kami Gusuku. Here you can see 10 m high rock formations covered in isobana and umiuchiwa algae. The high frequency of gentle currents here means that Kami Gusuku is an ideal spot for watching some of the many marine life that gather around the isobana such as lyretail coralfish and various species of butterflyfish.
The point in the Yonara straight located between Kohama Island and Iriomote Island. It isn’t possible to enter,because tide is usually fast-flowing. For that reason we aim at time of the tide stop. Branch corals spread under the ship,especially because there are many sparrows it is a wonderful sight. Arrow cardinalfish and Slender sweeper gather in patch reef,and there are things that the Ribbon eel is Settle down to target them. Because the passage of a manta ray, there are sightings of manta rays
It is located south of Taketomi Island , and the point where the tide is good and can aim at the big creatures is here. From winter to spring, Dogtooth tuna gathers a lot. It’s sometimes possible to see a Barracuda, Humphead wrasse, Blotched fantail ray and Manta ray, and when you’re lucky, besides there is also a case that you encounter a swarm of Bigeye trevally. Because the current of the tide is not so fast, the point that even beginners can see big creatures relatively easily. Apart from the big creatures, it’s also possible to enjoy the group of Pyramid butterflyfish and Bananafish around the reef.
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