Grotta Dei Gamberi

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Grotta Dei Gamberi

Grotta Dei Gamberi


If you are an experienced diver, the Grotta Dei Gamberi dive site or better known as ‘Shrimps Cave’ is not to be missed! 

 
This is one of the most popular and well known dive sites in the Mediterranean and as its name suggests, it is full of thousands of small crustaceans living inside the cave walls. Shine a torch light Inside the caves and you’ll be amazed to see an intense orange color produced by these small curious creatures! Divers can also spot homarus lobsters which are increasingly hard to find in this part of the world.

If you are an experienced diver, the Grotta Dei Gamberi dive site or better known as ‘Shrimps Cave’ is not to be missed! 

 
This is one of the most popular and well known dive sites in the Mediterranean and as its name suggests, it is full of thousands of small crustaceans living inside the cave walls. Shine a torch light Inside the caves and you’ll be amazed to see an intense orange color produced by these small curious creatures! Divers can also spot homarus lobsters which are increasingly hard to find in this part of the world.
If you are an experienced diver, the Grotta Dei Gamberi dive site or better known as ‘Shrimps ...

Other information

Type of dive site
  • Cave
Depth
  • More than 40
Visibility
Good
Current
Light
Required scuba diving level / certification
Experienced
Fauna
  • Spanish lobster
  • Shrimps
  • Lobsters

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