South Africa, Western Cape

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Balcony is a quiet dive site that is mostly used as a training site. It's a shallow and sheltered dive spot with almost always pleasant conditions. Balcony consists of sandy bottoms, rocks and kelp forests full of invertebrates. It's not a dive site where you will find a lot of large marine life. Yet there is more than enough to discover. You'll see cuttlefish, jellyfish, sponges and various sorts of nudibranch.


Balcony is accessible from the shore. The road from the parking lot to the water is rocky. There are two entry point, both located in a sheltered spot. Dive in westerly direction to discover the dive area of Balcony.


Balcony is located on a rocky shore. Difficult rocky entry points. The surf can increase significantly in northwest winds.

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