Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Scuba diving information in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Gran Canaria is the third largest island in the Canary Islands. The diversity of landscape and the wide variety of facilities make Gran Canaria a popular holiday destination for families, young couples and people of all ages seeking fun and relax in the sun, walk, shop and enjoy a varied nightlife. Gran Canaria also offers excellent diving sites accessible by shore or by boat, either for beginners or experienced divers. The volcanic rocks form a fantastic underwater bottom with many shipwrecks, caves and caverns full of marine life (sharks, moray, octopus, among others) to explore. El Cabron is a marine reserve where are located the most majority of the diving sites. To dive here you need an updated medical.

Water Temperature

Water temperature around 25°C in the Summer and 18ºC in the Winter.

Diving Suit

Complete wet suit or wet suit with shorts.

Visibility under water

Visibility between 15 and 30 meters

Climate

Gran Canaria has a mild climate with summer temperatures between 26ºC and 28ºC and in the winter between 22ºC and 24ºC.

How to get there

The means of transport faster and more comfortable to go to Gran Canaria is undoubtedly the plane. There are several daily flights to the airport of Las Palmas.

Other Activities

Besides from diving, Gran Canaria offers numerous activities and places to visit. You can visit some old towns, fascinating villages, observe the natural beauty of the parks, go to water parks, ride camels, among other activities. Can't fail to visit in Las Palmas the magnificent Cathedral of Santa Ana, Casa de Colon, the beautiful gardens and replica of the village of Pueblo Canario.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

Marine Species and photos of each species in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

Which marine species can I observe in Gran Canaria, Canary 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 Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

Scuba Diving centers in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

Liveaboards in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain

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

There are no accommodation available