Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

Scuba diving information in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

The Arrabida Coast until the Espichel Cape, turned to south, normally protected from the prevailing winds of the north quadrant. The rocky depths,are rich in several types of algae and ideal to procreate and to develop a big number of maritime species. Because of this Sesimbra is characterized by its abundant flora and fauna, by its splendid and translucent sea, thanks to the protection that it receives from the Espichel Cape, in one of the most looked places to plunge.

Water Temperature

Between 13 and 17graus, being the best months in August, September and October with the temperature between 16 and 18 º C

Diving Suit

Semi-dry Suit

Visibility under water

Ranging from 5 to 10 meters but in August, September and October is between 8 to 12 meters

Climate

Usually with mild temperatures

How to get there

From Lisbon to Sesimbra you can go by train, bus or car. Train passengers arrive in Setubal and have to catch the bus to go to Sesimbra. There ir regular buses from the Plaza of Spain in Lisbon and from Cacilhas to Sesimbra lasting 1 hour and with the cost of 4.95 euros. The best choice is the car because it is faster and you just have to go by the expressway to Setubal.

Other Activities

Besides diving you can also visit some of the most beautiful places that Sesimbra has to offer. There are 4 places to visit during the day: Fort St. Theodosius, the Castle of Sesimbra, Cabo Espichel and the Sanctuary of Nossa Senhora do Cabo. If after these visits you want to go to a calm and tranquil environment you have always the chance to go to the Bar of The Mariante or to the English Pub that are open till 4 in the morning.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

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

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

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


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

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

Marine Species and photos of each species in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

Which marine species can I observe in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal? 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 Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

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

Scuba Diving centers in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

Liveaboards in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

Which liveaboard can I dive with in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal? Below, you can see the list of liveaboard in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal. Click on “more info” to find out more about each liveaboard.

There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal

Which accommodation can I rest after my dive in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal? Below, you can see the list of accommodation in Sesimbra, South Zone, Portugal. Click on “more info” to find out more about each accommodation.

There are no accommodation available