Almost invisible, this group of rocks stretches at the surface of the sea, half-way between La Digue and Praslin.
Drift can be pretty strong; you will be gliding from one block to the next, over small stretches of sand. Here in October 2007 we encountered 9 different whale sharks in one day, no comment!
Maximum depth 25 meters (82 ft), 20 minutes from the club.
Aride bank is located in the marine reserve of Aride island which is, itself a reserve for birds as well a sanctuary. In those waters we can often see nurse sharks and big Napoléon fishes.
The maximum depth is 16 meters. 30 minutes boat ride from the dive center.