Duplicat's Diary

by Rick at 04:57:06, 2021-12-10 (day 2777)

Having recovered (a bit) from the 2 night passage, we headed out in the dinghy to the spot where I’d previously seen manta rays. There was a bit more swell than I had hoped for, which made spotting them harder. So I just dropped in for a drift snorkel to see what was going on.

It wasn’t too long before we’d found a rather tired looking turtle.

And shortly after that, we found our first manta ray.

We saw 3 in total, but didn’t spend too long swimming with them (still feeling tired from the disturbed nights). The forecast suggests we’re here until Thursday so we may have another chance to snorkel out here - but certainly we’ll manage to snorkel elsewhere and maybe even get a dive or two in…