Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Scuba diving information in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

The Bombinhas underwater world hides what some consider to be one of the most fascinating subaquatic scenarios in the world. The exotic marine life of these waters and the coral reefs are surprising to divers who explore the deep waters. One of the main dive spots is Arvoredo Island. For the more experienced divers, it is possible to travel to the past by visiting shipwrecks, like the LILI cargo ship (1957), in Galés Island.

One of the factors that make this one of the preferred dive locations is that about 60% of the entire territory of Bombinhas is in the Marine Reserve of Arvoredo. Also, its geographic situation is at the junction of two currents: a cold one, from Malvinas islands and a warm one, the Brazilian current. This makes the perfect conditions for a rich and diversified marine life.

Water Temperature

Water temperature in winter between 14ºC and 21ºC and in summer 25ºC to 28ºC.

Diving Suit

In the Winter complete wet suit and in the Summer a shorty wetsuit.

Visibility under water

Visibility of about 20 meters.

Climate

Temperate climate, with temperatures from 21ºC in Winter to 28ºC in Summer.

How to get there

To reach Bombinhas, go by car, bus or boat.

Other Activities

Bombinhas has many tourist spots, including the Municipal Park of Morro do Macaco, the Mirante Eco 360º, Marine Biological Reserve of Arvoredo, Macuco Island, the Kat Schürmann Institute, the Engenho Town, Engenho of Sertão, the Museum and Marine Aquarium CEMAR (Center for Marine Studies) and the Galheta Municipal Park. Bombinhas is also where one of the most popular events in Santa Catarina takes place, the International Gastronomy Festival, in July.

As for activities, you can take boat trips, hike through beautiful trails, go fishing, surfing, windsurfing, jet-skiing, do aquatic ski, hang-gliding and paragliding.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Which diving sites are located in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Which diving sites in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Which marine species can I observe in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil? Below, you will find the list of marine species and the photos for each species.

Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Scuba Diving centers in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

There are no diving centers available

Liveaboards in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

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There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Bombinhas, Santa Catarina, Brazil

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There are no accommodation available