At Dive The World, we all have our own favourite marine creatures and we know you have too! For some, diving with sharks and huge schools of fish is the ultimate; others long to dive with manta rays; underwater photographers go on macro diving trips to seek out seahorses, flamboyant cuttlefish and other incredible macro wonders.
Whatever your dream encounter, one thing is certain: a little prior knowledge can improve your enjoyment of a scuba diving trip immensely. Dive The World is the No. 1 authority on scuba diving tours. It is also the best online resource for information on your favourite creatures and where to dive with them.
Why do hammerheads swim the way they do? Why do the chromatophores on a cuttlefish pulsate? What is the result of parrotfish crunching through coral? Which marine creature’s mouth inspired the movie character ‘Alien’? Find out this and more. Knowledge is power and we give it to you…for free!.
We dive all over the world and gather information from our trips. So have a look at our selection of creature features below. From whale sharks to wobbegongs, manta rays to mandarinfish, sea lions to seahorses, , read on for more information about the real stars of our underwater scuba world:
Here are some popular land creatures that you may be interested to learn more about, and that you can encounter at some of our most popular diving destinations:
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