Cherry Blossom

Diving

Location: About 60 minutes by speedboat in northwestern direction from Yap Pacific Divers. Way leads through German Channel.

Yap IslandTopography: Cherry Blossom is the combination of slopes at the shallow part of the reef 15-20 ft. (5-6 m) and 3 consecutive drop offs dropping down to over 200 ft. (60 m). 

Yap IslandPoints of Interest: Three very impressive walls, huge structures, Turtles, Sharks, Barracudas, Bumphead Parrot Fish, Napoleon Fish, Snappers, any kind of reef fish. 

Yap IslandCurrent: Depending on moon, tide and weather conditions. Current fro zero to slow.

The Route: Drift dive from south to north on rising tide. The dive starts in about 80 ft. (25 m). Multilevel dive along the walls. After a safety stop ascend to the surface close to the wall on our guide’s surface marker buoy. 

Yap IslandDifficulty: Open Water/Advanced Open Water

Best time: All around the year, high tide

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