TETAMANU VILLAGE & SAUVAGE - TETAMANU DIVING - FAKARAVA - FRENCH POLYNESIA
TETAMANU VILLAGE & SAUVAGE
Fakarava, an unmissable destination for today's divers with Rangiroa located at a distance of only 267km. At the south pass of Fakarava, the dive sites are practically virgin while remaining accessible to novice divers. The visibility allows to see at a great depth, a particularly rich fauna and flora.
An unforgettable experience awaits you underneath the water surface. The Tumakohua pass, south of Fakarava, incarnates a diver’s paradise.
Find the diver’s paradise with our own dive center Tetamanu Dive, located inside the hostel. All dive equipment is furnished and a dive instructor who is state certified BEES 1 will ensure your safety.
The Tetamanu pass is well know for its wall of 500 sharks and the wealth of its wildlife yet well preserved. Several divers state that it is the most beautiful pass of all French Polynesia.
Night dives may be organized upon request. We organize 2 to 3 dives a day according to the current. The dives are with ingoing or outgoing currents. We offer Nitrox and Nitrox training upon request.
The Tumakohua pass where Tetamanu Dive is installed, are full of hundreds of fish and sharks. The drifting dive beginner ocean side between 20m and 30m allows you to discover the entire ecosystem of the pass, loaches marbles, nasons, wrasses that evolve on a background of coral rose.
Back in the pass, you will see a cave at 28m, dug in the right flank of the pass where there are many sharks, also called the sharks wall. The dive ends in front of the dive center and the overwater restaurant Tetamanu Village.
Let yourself be enchanted by the beauty and richness of the underwater fauna of the Tumakohua pass, with the 500 shark pit, the Napoleonic cave, not to mention the schools of priacantes, becunes, barracudas, perch, groupers and many more. 'other.
The southern pass of Fakarava is famous for its fish varieties and according to a specialist well known in the world of diving, Henri POULIQUEN, "it is one of the most beautiful passes of French Polynesia".