Dalmatia – The best snorkeling spots part I

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The Adriatic sea is outstanding in itself and it provides us with so many possibilities in nautical tourism. We must admit that Croatia is one of the most beautiful countries in the world and when you visit it (if you still haven’t), we assure you that you won’t be dissapointed. In this article we bring you some of the most interesting and beautiful snorkeling spots in Dalmatia. We hope you will enjoy and that these informations will be helpful to you. This is the first part, so we can’t wait to show you second part!

Dalmatia – Vis

Island of Vis is one of the most beautiful islands in Croatia – Dalmatia (if you ask us, maybe in the world ? ). The most interesting fact about this beautiful island is that it was military island, to it is quite untacked yet. It was an army base for the Yugoslavian army.

There are numerous astonishing locales you can dive in this magical place.

The most popular snorkeling spots on Vis Island are Stiniva and Srebrna Beach, a peninsula where known as Češka villa, waters around the Blue Cave on Biševo Island, and around Green Cave on Ravnik Island. Vis also has old military sea tunnels that served as warship shelters. They are very interesting to explore. Below you can see the map of places where you can have the most incredible snorkeling trip.

And here are some more informations about diving centers you can contact:

Nautica Vis Diving Center

Šetalište Apolonija Zaanelle 5, 21 480 Vis, Croatia | +385 91 22 66 115 | vis@nautica.pl | Working hours: every day from 8am to 8pm (May – October) | Contact person: Piotr Stos (mobile: +48 797 025 123, e-mail: piotr.stos@nautica.pl)

B-24 Diving Center

Obala Pape Aleksandra III. 8, 21485, Komiža, Vis, Croatia | +385 91 766 1415 | Working hours: Monday to Sunday from 9am to 8pm | Web: https://diving-croatia.hr/

Issa Diving Center

Ribarska ul. 91, 21485, Komiža, Croatia | +385 91 2012 731 | info@scubadiving.hr | Working hours: every day from 8.30am to 9pm | Web: https://diving-croatia.hr/

Dalmatia – Makarska

Makarska Riviera stretches approximately 40 miles (or 60 kilometres) and it goes from Gradac on the north to Brela on the south. Riviera is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Dalmatia. You can choose from pebbly beaches to inhabited bays.

Here are some spots you can enjoy snorkeling;

Klokun – sweet water spings, Nugal, Kamena – The Rocks, Vrulja, Garma – The Rocks, Šupljača, Živogošće beach.

Here are some more informations about diving centers you can contact:

Diving center AQUATICA

Ul. Kralja Petra Krešimira IV 43, 21300, Makarska | +385 99 283 69 | tel:+385 99 283 6908 | info@scubadiving.hr | Working hours: every day from 9am to 7pm | Web: htpp://more-sub-makarska.hr/more

Butterfly Diving Croatia

Kraj 83 21325 Tucepi, Makarska |+385 99 283 69 | +385 98 945 7138 | dive@butterfly-diving.hr | Working hours: every day from 9.30am to 11pm, from 2pm to 8pm | Web: https://www.butterfly-diving.hr/

Dalmatia – Mljet

Mljet is known as Croatia’s greenest island in Dalmatia and it is also a national park so you can only imagine it’s beauty. As a protected natural site, all water activities are limited and controlled. Sea is crystal clear, very clean and home to many forms of underwater life creatures. Mljet is a place where you can also see coral reefs, especially stony corals.

Popular snorkeling spots on the island are;

Veliko and Malo Jezero (Big and Small Lake), Rikavica and the most exciting spot of all Odysseus Cave. Cave is better for experienced snorkels because the water is very deep with cliffs dropping to the seafloor.

Mljet from air

Here are some more informations about diving center you can contact:

Diving center AQUATICA

Pomena bb, 20226, Goveđari | +385 98 479 916 | +385 91 7677 | info@aquatica-mljet.hr | Working hours: opened 24 hours a day | Web: https://www.aquatica-mljet.hr/

Dalmatia – Lopud

If you decide to come to Lopud to dive, we assure that you won’t be disappointed, Discover the sea around sandy beaches, explore natural caves and enjoy in hidden lagoons. There are so many high and low rocks with astonishing underwater life beneath them. You can come there by foot or by boat. There is a whole new world underneath tea sea you can discover. You should watch out for sea urchins, they are all over Dalmatia.

You can contact any diving center from Dubrovnik and they can arrange you a diving tour from there.

Dalmatia – Dubrovnik

Although Dubrovnik is mainly known for it’s astonishing architecture and rich history, we can highly recommend you some popular locations if you are a diving lover.

Buža is one of the most attractive and popular diving locations in Dubrovnik. The area is rocky with deep slabs, easily accessible from the center of the town. Water is clear and visibility underwater is very good.

Danče is another very attractive snorkeling location and is completely open to the sea. There are big and beautiful cliffs you can explore right at the seashore.

Gorica is a fantastic little spot reserved for experienced and confident divers. The sea bottom is very deep but you don’t have to dive deep to sea the underwater.

Lapad/Petka is very big and rocky area. It is a great place when it’s not very windy. It’s not recommended to go alone there. Here you can see plenty of fish and other sea creatures.

Lokrum is an island and a great choice if you want to go away from the town.

Here are some more informations about diving centers you can contact:

Diving center Blue Planet

Masarykov put 20, 20000, Dubrovnik | +385 91 899 0973 | info@blueplanet-diving.com | anto@blueplanet-diving.com | Working hours: opened 24 hours a day | Web: https://www.blueplanet-diving.com/en/

Abyss Dubrovnik

Ulica Iva Dulčića 142, 20000, Dubrovnik | +385 99 256 1256 | Working hours: every day from 9am to 7pm| Web: https://www.dubrovnikdiving.com/

Freedive Dubrovnik

Ul. Petra Svačića 3, 20000, Dubrovnik | +385 99 433 2993 | Web: http://www.freedive-earth.com/course/croatia/freedive-dubrovnik

Epidarium diving

Šetalište Žal 31, 20210, Cavtat | +385 98 427 550 | Web: https://www.epidaurum.com/diving/

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