YONG HUA WRECK

2019-10-06 Posted by Antoine F

YONG HUA WRECK

MAXIMUM DEPTH: 42M CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENT: ADVANCED OPEN WATER

A BIG CARGO SHIP WICH SANK AROUND THE END OF THE 1990'S

THE WRECK LIES ON A FLAT SANDY BOTTOM AND USUALLY GETS STRONG CURRENTS, WICH YOU HARDLY NOTICE ONCE YOU REACH THE BOTTOM AND FIND YOURSELF PROTECTED BY THE WRECK. BEACAUSE THE SAND IS BLOWN AROUND BY THE CUR- RENT THE VISIBILITY IS SOMETIMES NO MORE THAN A FEW METERS.

THE TOP OF THE WRECK IS OVERGROWN WITH SOFT CORALS, BLACK CORALS AND GORGONIANS. THERE IS A HUGE GIANT GROUPER WHO LIVES HERE AND YOU MIGHT BE LUCKY ENOUGH TO SEE THIS MONSTER.

THIS DIVE SITE IS PERFECT FOR THE PADI '’WRECK DIVER’’ SPECIALITY COURSE AS WELL AS THE ‘’DEEP DIVER’’ COURSE AND THE ADVANCED COURSE.