Scuba Diving in Malta, Gozo and Comino
With beautiful clear blue seas, excellent visability and the risk of encountering dangerous fish is extremely low, Malta and her islands have the ultimate conditions for first time divers, beginners and more experienced divers on your dive holiday.
Malta and her islands are a superb location for scuba diving. With some of the most awe-inspiring wrecks and stunning topography in the Mediterranean, Malta, Gozo and Comino are must-dive destinations. Perfect for those looking to combine a beach and diving holiday.
All 3 islands offer unique diving experiences with an ambundance of reefs, caves and wrecks that make diving here some of the most interesting in the Mediterranean, The underwater landscapes varies from reef and boulder fields full of marine life, to strange rock formations, caves, holes, chimneys drops and mysterious tunnels.
Vist Malta have launched their new DIVE TRAIL; an underwater map and guide for the best dive spots around the islands.
The map highlights the unique characteristics of Malta, Gozo and Comino from a plethora of underwater caves to seven natural reefs and shipwrecks that give a different insight in to the role that the islands played during the Second World War. Designed to showcase locations that are suitable for both beginners and experienced divers, the Maltese Archipelago has long been a favourite scuba destination for travellers.
Diving highlights include:
•Azure Reef, the famed Azure Window which collapsed into the sea in March 2017 awaits discovery. The impressive site boasts incredible rock formations, canyons and narrow passageways
•HMS Maori Shipwreck, arguably Malta’s most famous and historical wreck. Divers of all levels can discover this WW2 destroyer at a depth between 11-15 metres
•The Blue Hole, reportedly one of French Naval Officer Explorer, Jacques Cousteau’s, favourite sites, you can see Gozo’s largest Groupers, Amberjacks, Barracuda and Tuna feeding here
•Coral Gardens situated off the main promenade in Sliema, divers can find spectacular tunnels and caverns teemed with varied marine life
To download the map, click here >>>
Fancy a go?
Malta Direct offer a great choice of diving holidays whether you're a beginner or an expert. From on-site dive schools at the hotel to a dive school with one of our preferred partners, there are plenty of options available to all types of diver.