Passe de l'Ermitage / The Hermitage Pass

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Passe de l'Ermitage / The Hermitage Pass

Passe de l'Ermitage / The Hermitage Pass

The place to be to observe flocks of eagle rays and turtles swim by! Arguably, the best dive site south of Reunion Island.

The place to be to observe flocks of eagle rays and turtles swim by! Arguably, the best dive site south of Reunion Island.

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Type of dive site
  • Drop-off
  • Rocky scree / rubbles
  • Cave
  • Pinnacle
  • Shallow reef flat
  • Rocky canyon
  • Barrier reef
Visibility
Variable
Required scuba diving level / certification
All levels
Boat trip duration
15 to 30 minutes
Fauna
  • Stingray
  • Eagle ray
  • Barracudas
  • Moray eels
  • Mola Mola
  • Tuna
  • Turtle
  • Groupers
  • Groupers
  • Scorpion fish
  • Lionfish
  • Crayfish
  • Triggerfish
  • Leaf fish
  • Lizardfish
  • Batfish
  • Stonefish
  • Brain coral
  • Hard coral
  • Soft coral
  • Table coral

The best dive centres to explore Passe de l'Ermitage / The Hermitage Pass

Scubananas Reunion Plongee

Reunion Island | Indian Ocean
Scubananas Reunion Plongee

Our Opinion on Scubanas Reunion Plongee Diving Center:

Located not far from the young and sporty village of Saint-Leu, in the southwest of Reunion Island, the Scubananas Reunion Plongee diving centre offers a very wide range of dives. Here, the instructors do ...

Excelsus

Reunion Island | Indian Ocean
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Excelsus

Our opinion on Excelsus Dive Center:

30 years old - wow! This is how long Excelsus Dive Center on Reunion Island, has been around! Located in St Leu on the west coast of the island, the quality of customer service, friendly and happy atmosphere and loyal return ...

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Wulfy Diving

Reunion Island | Indian Ocean
Wulfy Diving

Our opinion on the Wulfy Diving Dive Center:

Swimming alongside dolphins or humpback whales in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean , in accordance with the approach charter, is just one of the reasons to dive in the Reunion. The second is Wulfy Diving dive ...

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Corail Plongée

Reunion Island | Indian Ocean
Corail Plongée

Our opinion on Corail Plongée, Reunion Island:

Corail Plongée is THE must-visit dive club in Saint Gilles on the Reunion Island. Located right on the marina close to many little local bars and restaurants, there is a double advantage at Corail Plongée: easy access. ...

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Passe de l'Ermitage / The Hermitage Pass