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Diving at Gavdos, Diving trips Crete

Diving in Gavdos Island
- 2 days boat trip

The inhabited island of Gavdos is located about 50 km south of Crete and is the most southern point of Europe. It offers fantastic beaches and a largely unexplored diving area with crystal clear water.

A fighter plane that was sunk during World War 2 lays in 19-30 m depth and is almost completely intact, resting on the ground.

The Gavdos trip is offered as 2 day trip by the 15m wooden boat, for 5 peoples at least.

diving agiofarago, diving excursions south crete

Diving in Agiofarago Beach

After 12 miles trip by boat from the diving center we reach the wonderful beach of Agiofarago at the end of a gorge with a lot of history.

There we will dive in a geological formation with a 40m large volcanic hole that is fed via a 30m long and 6m wide tunnel with sea water.
No current, good visibility, cold water because sweet water entering from the bottom in the cave.

Diving Matala, South Crete Diving Excursions

Diving in Matala & Komos

We access both diving sites by boat and we have a maximum depth of 14 m. You will see nice rocks with lots of small fish and a big old ship anchor.

We start at 10:30 from the harbour of Kokkinos Pirgos to first Matala. The second dive will be close to the beatiful sandy beach of Komos.

Cave dive, South Crete

Cave Diving

The Cave of Kalogerospilios is in distance of 5.5 miles from our Mare Sud diving base. It has a depth 23 m and a length of 30 m.

Depending to the current conditions we can see thousands of small red shrimps.

Accessible by boat, current and visibility depending the weather conditions.

Diving Vathi, Diving trips south Crete

Diving in Vathi - Boat trip

The lonely beach of Vathi is in distance of 7 miles from our Mare Sud diving base. The best way to access it is by boat, but you can also have a car or bike ride thru the beautiful rocky area.

Vathi is the only fiord in Crete and has a very nice beach. You will find mostly rocky seasites with a lot of underwater life.

diving paximadia, diving south crete

Diving at Paximadia

Join us on a trip to one of the Paximadia Islands, the birthplace of Artemis and Apollo!

In 8 miles distance from the Mare Sud diving center is the non-inhabited island of Paximadia. There you will find many diving possibilities such as wall diving, shallow or deep diving with lots of underwater life.

diving prasonisi, diving south crete

Trip to Prasonisi Rock

A small rocky island just a few meters off the coast, which can be dived from shore or by boat (about 7 km from the dive center). There you will find amphorae and vases and remains of an ancient wreck.