Mafia Marine National Park, Mafia Island

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Explore the rich and diverse coral reefs of Mafia Marine National Park, a protected marine nature reserve around the tropical Mafia Island archipelago. An estuary, mangrove forests, coral reefs, and marine ecosystems span 1,500 sq km (579 sq mi), sheltering an abundance of wildlife. Shallow reefs provide snorkeling or diving opportunities for beginners, while deeper structures feature more than 50 types of coral like giant table and blue-tipped staghorn corals. Extensive seagrass, algae, and sponge beds provide a natural habitat for dugongs and sea turtles. You will see rainbow-colored clownfish, octopuses, and rays. Add Mafia Marine National Park and other attractions to your Mafia Island trip itinerary using our Mafia Island itinerary maker .
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  • We spent a fantastic week on Chole island. We had of course the opportunity to go snorkelling in the Chole bay and we saw all what we could expect. Just be careful of possible strong currents. Better ...  more »
  • Unique experience with its wonderful animals! To do even with family Departure from Butania Beach with a professional staff and extreme kindness
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