Scoglio del Medico

Top Dive Sites in Sicily - Ustica Island, Sicily and Aeolian Islands

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Scoglio del Medico

Scoglio del Medico

 

The most famous and most beautiful of dive sites in Ustica, Sicily is Scoglio del Medico or otherwise known as The Doctor’s Rock. It is accessible to divers of all levels provided the current is favorable. Due to its size and variety of marine flora and fauna, divers will need to dive here several times in order to take in all that is on offer here at Scoglio del Medico.

 

The dive site is breathtaking and a unique and mystical light show can is to be discovered within an incredible 25m wide underwater tunnel at a depth of just 20m. Natural light rays gleam through the walls of the tunnel in an array shapes and angles. Be prepared to be amazed, including after the dive If you have an underwater camera to capture the moment!

 

Divers will also have the chance to rub shoulders with large groupers, amberjacks, barracuda and lots more! 

 

The most famous and most beautiful of dive sites in Ustica, Sicily is Scoglio del Medico or otherwise known as The Doctor’s Rock. It is accessible to divers of all levels provided the current is favorable. Due to its size and variety of marine flora and fauna, divers will need to dive here several times in order to take in all that is on offer here at Scoglio del Medico.

 

The dive site is breathtaking and a unique and mystical light show can is to be discovered within an incredible 25m wide underwater tunnel at a depth of just 20m. Natural light rays gleam through the walls of the tunnel in an array shapes and angles. Be prepared to be amazed, including after the dive If you have an underwater camera to capture the moment!

 

Divers will also have the chance to rub shoulders with large groupers, amberjacks, barracuda and lots more! 

 

The most famous and most beautiful of dive sites in Ustica, Sicily is Scoglio ...

Other information

Type of dive site
  • Rocky canyon
Depth
  • More than 40
Current
Variable
Required scuba diving level / certification
All levels
Fauna
  • Barracudas
  • Groupers
  • Kingfish

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