50-metre visibility is not unusual in these spectacularly clear waters.
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The Fernando do Noronha archipelago is known as one of the best scuba diving spots in the world due to the richness of the marine fauna and the transparency of the water.
Flight from London
GMT -4 hrs
There are three certified dive schools on the main island that enable you to explore the underwater world.
A Marine National Park created in 1988 covers 70% of the total area of the archipelago, protecting the rich marine ecosystem that includes turtles, dolphins and an abundance of colourful tropical fish.