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Maman is a popular dive site located in the stunning bay of "Maman" near Supertarska Draga bay in Croatia. Accessible within just 5 minutes by speedboat, Maman offers an exciting underwater experience for divers.

The dive site features two parallel underwater rock formations known as tongues. These rocks are home to a diverse range of marine life, including conger eels, octopuses, lobsters, and the unique lesser slipper lobster. As you explore the depths, you'll also encounter vibrant schools of damselfish, colorful nudibranchs, graceful John Dory fish, and the occasional Gurnard hiding in the sand.

Upon reaching the outer rock formations and crossing a sandy patch, take a moment to carefully observe your surroundings. Here, you may spot hidden treasures like gurnards and cuttlefish camouflaged in the sandy seabed. Adjacent to the sandy patch, you'll discover two prominent large rocks. The shallower part of the dive site ranges from 15 to 18 meters, while the deeper side reaches approximately 26 meters. These rocks provide a haven for conger eels, octopuses, lobsters, and the lesser slipper lobster.

Maman is an ideal dive site for beginners and those with limited diving experience. Its gentle depths and abundant marine life make it a welcoming and enjoyable destination for novice divers. Additionally, Maman offers an unforgettable night diving experience. As daylight fades, octopuses emerge to hunt, while the elusive lobsters come out of hiding. If you're fortunate, you may even witness a mesmerizing school of squid gracefully gliding through the water.

With a visibility of 17m, maximum depth of 19m, and a recommended diver level of beginner, Maman guarantees an incredible diving adventure. Don't miss the opportunity to explore this captivating dive site located near Gonar, in the stunning Primorje-Gorski Kotar County of Croatia.

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

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