Scuba diving in Okinawa's southern seas offers a dynamic variety of sea life, landscapes and conditions. We are conveniently located just 20 minutes from Naha Airport and next door to the Southern Beach Hotel & Resort Okinawa. Steep walls, robust currents, gentle slopes, small protected coves, coral mazes and pure white sands, all with their own unique marine species, can be found within the range of our boat, the Southern Explorer! In fact, boat diving is the only way to reach most of the amazing southern dive sites.
25 to 30 minutes travel time. Boat diving in Okinawa is the only way to get to this amazing dive site. The east side's dynamic landscape is visually stunning. Maximum depth on the east side is over 130fsw. Drift diving along the vertical, sea fan covered walls is is a great way to dive this site. Goldspot seabream and yellowfin goatfish are seen schooling at about 100fsw. Occasionally large pelagic fish and turtles can be seen. The west side gently slopes down to 80fsw. Sea turtles and white tip reef sharks are frequently spotted. The southern end is inhabited by schooling dog tooth tuna, black baraccuda, green sea turtles and Australian brown sea snakes.