Althorpe Island is located opposite the Innes National Park, in Yorke Peninsula. The spot is an tiny island, studded with dive sites walls of over 65 ft/20 m, three wrecks and seal colonies to name a few. Minimum winter temperatures average around 4°C/39.2°F and the maximum can reach 40°C/140°F during summer.
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Scuba Diving in Cathedral, Castle Harbour, Bermuda
Bermuda is home to a number of shipwrecks, the majority of which can be rated as amazing dive sites. But that is not all, as it also provides excellent reef dive locations. The Cathedral is a popular spot for reef diving.
It is situated close to the opening of Castle Harbour and it features an abundance of caves, canyons and crevices, where crabs and lobsters usually find shelter. It accommodates an outstanding marine life, including schools of Ocean Tarpon and Snappers. If you decide to visit the area during spring months, then you will also see vast schools of colorful Parrot Fish passing by.
The average depth here is 10 m/32.8 ft and the maximum depth is 13.7 m/44.9 ft. Visibility is good and varies from 10 m/32.8 ft to 30 m/98.4 ft and the water temperature ranges between 19 °C/66 °F and 26 °C/78 °F. In addition, the best period to visit Cathedral is during spring and fall months and it is appropriate for divers of all skill and experience levels. So, if you are a diving enthusiast, do not miss this site!
How to Get to Destination
The island is not accessible by train. The Bermuda Train Company provides narrative trolley tours of Hamilton and Dockyard from April until November.
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