Diving within Skinaria Bay
Dive Type: Boat Dive
Minimum Certification Level: Open Water Diver or equivalent
Maximum Depth: 18m Open Water Divers / 25m Advanced Open Water or higher
Bottom Composition and Features: After a large sandy area there is a wall that drops from 12m to 22m where Skanaria cave is located. Less experienced divers can ascend from 15m to 10m through a large hole above the entrance to the cave. Experience divers can enter this big cave where they can look around and exit the same way they entered. Advanced divers may exit through a tunnel to the back right of the cave which allows a good amount of natural light into this sponge filled cavern.
Marine Life to be seen: Plenty of colourful small fish, various sponges, lots of vegetation on the rocks, Sea Urchins, Starfish, Sea Cucumbers, Fireworms and occasionally Octopus, Moray eels, Groupers and Shrimps.
Comments: Cave not to be entered by less experienced divers.