Scuba Diving In Cyprus
As we know the waters of Cyprus are very warm, anywhere between 16-30 degrees celsius. Scuba diving with Ocean View, we strive to make sure our customers have the best possible experience when it comes to the underwater world. We provide you with everything you will possibly need to make this an experience of a lifetime. Including free pick up from your hotel to the dive sites and back again.
Cyprus is famous for having more that 300 days of sunshine a year, with very little rainfall. The great visibility which is usually around 30-40 metres and if its very good you can get anything up to 100 metres. We also have some amazing dive sites to chose from, and as you all know Cyprus has some of the best scuba diving in the Mediterranean Sea. Its has interesting marine life, from turtles, rays, octopus, to an array of colourful fish like parrot fish, groupers, wrasse and if your very lucky John Dory fish. If you look in those little crevices you may get to see moray eels hiding to catch their pray.
In the height of the season, when the water temperature is in the very high 20s you can happily snorkel in just a bathing suit. When scuba diving most people wear shorties, these are wet suits that are cut off at the shoulder and just above the knee. Shorties are more than adequate exposure suits in water between 26-30 degrees.
Scuba diving in Cyprus is all year round. The most popular locations are Agia Napa and Protaras, we have around 6 -8 dive sites to chose from in the Agia Napa/Protaras area. Limassol and Larnaca are growing popular too, after all Larnaca is home to the famous Zenobia Wreck. With less than an hours drive, Day trips are available to dive this beautiful wreck.
Amazing dive sites can be found all around on the Island of Cyprus, there are sites for every level of diver, from a novice all the way up to tec diving. If your experienced or a complete novice its not a problem, we have fantastic dive sites that you will love . Whatever your diving requirements here at Ocean View we can accommodate to your every need, making Cyprus a superb place to get your PADI certification