Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Scuba diving information in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Formentera is a small island that is part of the Balearics Islands. Formentera is a great place for divers because of its clear water with excellent visibility. Divers will find a wide variety of landscape to explore, from caves to shipwrecks. There is at least 30 excellent dive sites, mostly located in the Marine Reserve of ES Freus-Ses Salines, so you will need a authorization from the Minister of Environment of the Balearic Islands. The most interesting places to dive are La Plataforma, Punta Pedrera, Punta Gavina, El Arco, Es Banc, Punta Rasa, Bajo Espardell, Punta Prima, and La Mola. A place for divers of all levels and where you can dive all year round.

Water Temperature

Average water temperature of 19°C reaching 27ºC in August and September.

Diving Suit

Complete wet suit or wet suit with shorts.

Visibility under water

Excellent visibility that can reach 50 meters.

Climate

Formentera has a typical Mediterranean climate with maximum temperature in summer between 20°C and 26ºC while in winter is between 5ºC and 12ºC.

How to get there

To reach Formentera, you will have to go by boat. You can go by plane to Ibiza and then a boat trip to Formentera, with the trip having a duration of 30 minutes.

Other Activities

Besides from diving, you will have a wide variety of activities. You can go windsurfing, fishing, canoeing, biking, hiking, bird watching, painting and photography. You can also visit the various villages (La Savina, Las Salinas, San Fernando and La Mola) or relax in the beautiful and great beaches.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which diving sites are located in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which diving sites in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which marine species can I observe in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? 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 Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain.

Scuba Diving centers in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

Liveaboards in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which liveaboard can I dive with in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you can see the list of liveaboard in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain. Click on “more info” to find out more about each liveaboard.

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Accommodation in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain

Which accommodation can I rest after my dive in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain? Below, you can see the list of accommodation in Formentera, Balearic Islands, Spain. Click on “more info” to find out more about each accommodation.