The islands invite you to discover their natural harbours, bays, sheltered creeks, cliffs, reefs and wrecks. The waters here are some of the most limpid and clear in the world. Visibility is excellent down to around 30 metres. So Malta is a dream destination for underwater photography. Marine life flourishes in a vibrant display of colours.
Images featured in this section are derived from: SCUBA DIVING MALTA GOZO COMINO – A Complete Diving Guide to the Maltese Islands by Peter G. Lemon. All rights reserved. Copyright material used by permission from the author.
near Għasri, Gozo
This dive site is located between Reqqa Point and Forna Point, on the North coast of Gozo. Għasri Valley is a spectacular deep cut which widens as it reaches the sea. This dive site is also known as the Blue Dome or Cathedral Cave. This dive is ideal for all levels of divers.
near St. Paul’s Bay, Malta
These islands are at the western entrance to St. Paul’s Bay and the only way of reaching the islands is by boat. There are various dive sites at St. Paul’s Islands, including the location where St. Paul was supposed to…
Dwejra, limits of San Lawrenz, Gozo
Reportedly one of Jacques Cousteau’s favourite dives…This site is located at the bottom of Dwejra Point. It is a shore dive, which is reached via a fairly difficult walk over rough coralline limestone, however steps…