Jacks Point

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Jacks Point

Jacks Point

Amongst gorgonian fans and sponges, go and explore a gentle slope covered with colourful coral, from 12 to 22m; at the end of it is a sheer drop, going down to 40m.

Some groupers, boxfish, trumpetfish and a few turtles are residents here...

Amongst gorgonian fans and sponges, go and explore a gentle slope covered with colourful coral, from 12 to 22m; at the end of it is a sheer drop, going down to 40m.

Some groupers, boxfish, trumpetfish and a few turtles are residents here...

Amongst gorgonian fans and sponges, go and explore a gentle slope covered with colourful ...

Other information

Type of dive site
  • Drop-off
  • Shallow reef flat
  • Coral reef
Depth
  • More than 40
Visibility
20 meters or more
Current
No current
Required scuba diving level / certification
Open Water - CMAS 1
Boat trip duration
5 to 10 minutes
Fauna
  • Stingray
  • Barracudas
  • Moray eels
  • Tuna
  • Turtle
  • Groupers
  • Scorpion fish
  • Lionfish
  • Seahorses
  • Triggerfish
  • Lizardfish
  • Stonefish
  • Clown fish
  • Surgeonfish
  • Sergent Major
  • Parrotfish
  • Emperor fish
  • Scorpion fish
  • Anthias
  • Urchins
  • Catfish
  • Octopus
  • Nudibranchs
  • Flutemouth fish
  • Starfish
  • Goatfish
  • Angelfish
  • Porcupinefish
  • Porcupinefish
  • Spanish Mackerels
  • Boxfish
  • Trumpet fish
  • Trevallies
  • Fusiliers
  • Angler fish
  • Surgeonfish
  • Anemone
  • Brain coral
  • Hard coral
  • Soft coral
  • Elkhorn coral
  • Tube sponge
  • Starfish

The best dive centres to explore Jacks Point

Les Heures Saines

Basse-Terre | Guadeloupe
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Les Heures Saines

Les Heures Saines

Does the name Jacques Cousteau ring a bell ? Well the Marine Reserve named after such an illustrious fellow is but a few minutes away from the dive center Les Heures Saines in Guadeloupe! It is perched high on top of a rocky spur, the Rocher Malendure, ...

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