Gozo Dive Sites
The cave, situated at the end of an outstanding limestone gorge where you find carved salt-pens along the coast also leads to the tranquillity of Ghasri Valley. There are two entry and exits points. One is from Ghasri valley, where you would walk down some steps that where curved into the cliff that leads down to a pebbly beach. The second entry is from a leader installed at the end of the gorge. The entrance of the cave is facing westerly direction. The entrance you will find it, at 16 meters where you`ll find boulders covered with soft corals and colourful sponges. The best part of the dive is once you surface in a huge domed vault, air pocket known as Cathedral Cave. With a crevasse couple of meters above the surface on top of the entrance. It gives a breathtakingly combination of natural light and the luminescent blue coming from underwater that makes it an unforgettable memory.
Ras Il-Kanun Reef
Double Arch Reef
Popular for its salt pans.Salt was a major commodity in the Mediterranean trade. It is a shore shallow dive and is suitable for all levels
Dwejra dive sites combines interesting geology, both on land and underwater,rich diverse wildlife and habitats, dramatic seascapes dominated by a rocky shoreline. Today its a World Heritage site.
Shore entry and exit.
Mgarr Ix-Xini is a very spectacular valley. During the rule of the Order, it served as a small harbour for galleons. A small watchtower was built as coast gaurd the area in 1661.
Suitable for all levels.
Shore entry and exit
Suitable for all levels
Hondoq Bay is located below the village of Qala.
Xatt l`Ahmar Bay
Situated underneath a historical fort that was, built in the mid-18th century by the Knights of Malta. It`s a shore dive with three entry/ exit points. Excellent for beginners Where it`s starts from a shallow seabed that slopes down. It`s reef and boulders give shelter to schools of Salema and Breams and also octopus and Moray.
MV Comino Land
Xlendi Tunnel and Reef
Shore Dive entry and exit
Suitable for all levels.
A Roman Shipwreck was discovered by a reef at its entrance
Tal - Fessej Rock
Comino Dive Sites
Santa Maria Caves
Boat dive. This dive site is situated on the rugged northeast coast of Comino. Its interconnecting caves/caverns and the fantastic feeling of close contact with the saddled bream in a feeding frenzy makes this a very popular dive with most divers. You will see a wonderful swim-through in the shape of a Z, almost as if Zorro carved it with a sword. There is a whole in one of the caves' roof creating dancing sunbeams. This dive is suitable for certified divers.
lantern point west
Boat Dive. Also known as Inner Lantern Point, this site is on the opposite side of the thin peninsula of rock from Lantern Point. Depths here range from 30m to less than 5m and it is suitable for Certified divers. The underwater landscape is almost as beautiful as Lantern Point. Here you have a sheer wall, a shallow cave and lots of large boulders lying against each other, giving several swim-troughs.
Boat dive. Suitable for Certified divers. Lantern Point, sometimes called Lighthouse Point or in Maltese, Ras l-Irqieqa is probably the most popular dive on Comino. The underwater topography here is simply stunning and includes tunnels, caves, and swim through, a sheer-wall, massive boulders and a maximum depth of 50m.
Boat dive. This shallow, popular dive site is suitable for certified divers with depths ranging from 5m to 16m. It features a long, well-lit tunnel as well as a mixture of sea grass, boulders and dazzling sandy patches. This area is a nursery for young fish and is great for photography.
Boat dive. This Wreck dive is Suitable for Certified Divers. P31 now lies on the sea bed (21m) with a sight list to the port side, surrounded by sand and areas of sea grass. The wreck is home and a place of safety for many fish and other marine life. The P31 began her life in former East Germany , she is a Kondor-class boat designed and built in the 1960's with a width of 7m and weighs approximately 360 tons.
Boat Dive. Alex's Cave is situated within the largest islet to the south of the Blue Goolagong it is a remarkable underwater cave, including a chamber with fresh air, and it is suitable for certified divers, your dive will include a pinnacle and a tunnel. The tunnel is 4m deep on the lagoon end and has very interesting ledges on either side. There is a large hole in the roof, which gives the tunnel a bright, airy feel and brings out the colors of the sponges, corals and bryozoans.