Flamenco slak, Murene, Egelvis, Lionfish, Garden eals, Spotted Drum, Trompetfish, Egelvis
Turtle turtle, squid, anemomas, school doctor's fish, Spotted Drum, lots of coral and sponges.
Angelfish, Knights, Palometa, Flamengo snail, Tarpon, lots of juvenile fish, beautiful cut.
Knightfish, Angelfish, Palometa, Flamengo snail, Tarpon, lots of juvenile fish, nice spot
Clockwise, 5 turtles, lionfish, trumpetfish, barracuda, sea apple, flamenco snail, …
Top dive: Green Turtle, Barracuda and on the transition to the second reef an Eagle Ray …
We had also seen strong currents, lots of morays and a tortoiseshed turtle.
Salt City is a beautiful dive site with different landscapes, alternating from sandbars to beautiful coral reefs. Salt City is a typical dive site on the double Bonaire's double reef, with its many beautiful corals, species and other variations. The name Salt City has everything to do with the proximity of the salt pier.
Enter the water from the shore. Salt Pier is easy to find, its the firs dive site after Salt Pier. Stingrays are permanent residents, you can spot them on the sandbar between the first and second reef.
Beginners shouldn’t go to the second reef, it's just too deep and it requires some navigational skills to reach it. Leaving the water can be a challenge at times. Leave the water at the first large rock before Salt Pier. This shouldn't be a problem if the
SALT CITY Features
- EEG Boulevard
- Near entry point
- 20 m.
- Suitable for
- Beginners, all levels, advanced divers
- Bonaire Nature Tag
- Free access
- Boat dive facilities
- Kind of dive
- Shore dive / boat dive
- Limited / medium
- 15 - 30 m,
- Average visibility
- 20 m.
- 40 m.
- koraal en zand
- Green moray, shrimp, goby, hard and soft coral , grey triggerfish, blenny, various kind of reef fish
- Other recreation
- Nice view on salt mountains and flamingos