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Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary

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Malpelo Island, Colombia
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Well Preserved Shark Heaven

If you love sharks and want to swim with close to 100 of sharks schooling in cleaning station, you... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2016
May L
OUT of this World: a MUST 4 serious advanced divers.

This place is worldwide known between advanced divers. It is a paradise. This is home of... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2014
Luis B
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Cali, Colombia
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Aug 8, 2016
“Well Preserved Shark Heaven”
Aug 11, 2014
“OUT of this World: a MUST 4 serious advanced divers.”
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Malpelo Island, Colombia
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

If you love sharks and want to swim with close to 100 of sharks schooling in cleaning station, you must go here. This small rocky island is 36 hours away from Mainland Colombia. It is of cause very hard to reach, so not many people...More

Thank May L
Reviewed August 11, 2014

This place is worldwide known between advanced divers. It is a paradise. This is home of hammer-sharks, literally thousands of them, probably one of the most beautiful & peaceful sharks to watch in his natural habitat. Reach Malpelo Island is not easy task, that's why...More

6  Thank Luis B
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Malpelo is far outside, over 500 km from coast. Only for diving possible. Every dive sharks, Hammers, Silk, Galapagos. and many fish.

3  Thank mallehai
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