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Caves, Santorini

Welcome to the Santorini Caves, nestled near the historic town of Akrotiri in Greece. Just a quick 20-minute journey from Caldera Beach, this captivating diving destination is shaped by the remnants of Santorini's volcanic explosion.

Get ready to encounter a stunning array of macro marine life as you explore these lava-formed caves. Keep an eye out for mesmerizing moray eels, agile amberjacks, elusive groupers, and perhaps even graceful octopi.

Prepare to be enthralled as you venture into the two expansive caverns, each spanning over 20 meters in length. With more than 5 cracks adorning the mountainside, these caves create enchanting sun curtains and open-air pockets. Dive to a maximum depth of 10 meters as you immerse yourself in this captivating underwater world. Whether you're here for cavern training, capturing breathtaking photographs, or simply enjoying the thrill of recreational dives, this dive site caters to divers of all preferences.

Experience unparalleled clarity with visibility reaching over 30 meters, allowing you to fully appreciate the awe-inspiring surroundings. The water temperature hovers between 20 to 25 degrees Celsius, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable dive experience.

Renowned as one of the most iconic dive sites on the island, the Santorini Caves are a must-visit for open water divers, advanced enthusiasts, and those seeking to enhance their diving skills.

Come and witness the captivating beauty of the Santorini Caves – an unforgettable underwater adventure awaits off the coast of the Thira Municipal Unit, in the stunning Municipality of Thira, Thira Regional Unit, in the picturesque Aegean region of Greece.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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