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Cap de Norfeu Dive Site: Explore the Vibrant Marine Life at Cap de Creus Natural Park

Cap de Norfeu is a renowned dive site located in the southern part of Spain's Cap de Creus Natural Park. Situated at the tip of Cap de Norfeu, this underwater paradise is home to a diverse array of marine species, making it a favorite among divers of all skill levels.

As you descend into the azure waters, you'll be greeted by a captivating sight of both fixed fauna and fish. From majestic groupers and elusive moray eels to swift barracudas and colorful mostelles, the variety of marine life here is truly astounding. Common sar, drum sar, wolfish, and octopus are also commonly spotted, adding to the excitement of your underwater adventure.

The dive begins at the foot of a magnificent rock face, approximately ten meters deep. As you navigate further, the seabed gradually descends to a maximum depth of 26 meters. Two distinct shallows await you during your dive. The first spans from 18 meters to 40 meters, while the second extends from 12 meters to 45 meters. These shallows are adorned with breathtaking red gorgonians, creating a vibrant and mesmerizing backdrop for your exploration.

With a visibility of 14 meters, divers can fully immerse themselves in the captivating surroundings, marveling at the beauty of the underwater world. Whether you're a beginner, advanced, or expert diver, Cap de Norfeu offers an unparalleled diving experience suited to your skill level.

Located near Punta de Norfeu in the Upper Empordà region of Girona, Catalonia, this site is easily accessible and provides a gateway to the underwater wonders of the Cap de Creus Natural Park. Plan your dive at Cap de Norfeu and embark on an unforgettable underwater journey in the waters of Spain.

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

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Depth:26m
Visibility: 0m - 14m
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