Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Scuba diving information in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Placed at 5,7 miles away from Carvoeiro Cape, Berlengas archipelago is composed by three groups of islets: Berlenga Grande and adjacent reefs, Estelas and Farilhões-Forcadas, all with a distinct geologic nature from the near continental coast Farilhões are a group of small islands from Berlengas, also known as Farilhões-Forcadas, this group is about 3,5 miles away from the Berlengas lighthouse, on the direction NNW. On the profound waters, the divers can find, over 3 to 6 meters, shanny and over profounder waters they can find congers, hogfish, grey mullets and big shoals of sargus. Around 30 meters, we can find dory, black groupers and whiting-pouts. But not only fish predominates on the beauty of the marine fauna of Berlengas, but also starfish, echinus and cucumber-fish make part of the subaquatic beauty of this island. Octopus, cuttle-fish, dog-whelk, prawns, crayfish, crabs, barnacles, hydrarians and anemone are other type of typical species from the island's sea.

Water Temperature

Water temperature of 18ºC in August. September and October

Diving Suit

Complet wet suit.

Visibility under water

Visibility of 15 meters in August, September and October.

Climate

Possess a climate that is influenced by two types of climatic influences: the Atlantic and the Mediterranean. In the north strong winds in the south milder winds. Heavy rain in winter.

How to get there

You need to go by car or bus to Peniche, then you have to take one of several maritime-tourist boats that allow access to the island throughout the year.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Which diving sites are located in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Which diving sites in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

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Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal.

Scuba Diving centers in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

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There are no diving centers available

Liveaboards in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

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Accommodation in Farilhões, Central Zone, Portugal

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