The island’s perfect climate and warm ocean water all year round creates great opportunities to practise water sports. If you are interested in seeing marine species from Europe, Africa, the Caribbean or shipwrecks, diving in Gran Canaria is a must for you. There is a possibility to see rays, turtles, barracuda and a lot of different tropical fishes or even a shark.
Both of snorkelling and scuba diving is available in Gran Canaria. There are many diving centres on the island, where you can rent all the necessary equipment or get the lessons from an instructor. If you want to go scuba diving in Gran Canaria, one of PADI, CUC, CMAS/FEDAS or SSI certificate is needed.
These are one of the best and most popular places for diving in Gran Canaria: (more…)