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Shikmona - שקמונה

Located at the western point of the picturesque Haifa Bay in Israel, divers will find a captivating underwater site. Just a short distance from the shore, at a depth ranging from 4 to 9 meters (12 to 27 feet), lies a captivating ridge of stones. This dive spot offers easy shore access and is ideal for beginner divers.

Exploring this site reveals a vibrant reef bursting with marine life. A dense bed of various types of seaweeds creates a colorful backdrop, teeming with an abundance of snails, nudibranchs, and other fascinating creatures. One creature commonly encountered here is the striking sea hare.

Divers can expect a visibility of around 6 meters, allowing for clear views of the underwater wonders. With a maximum depth of 7 meters (23 feet), this dive spot offers a comfortable environment for divers of all skill levels.

To reach this dive site, make your way to the slipway located at the Aryeh Gur'el Promenade in Ein HaYam, Haifa. Immerse yourself in the beauty of this underwater paradise, experiencing the awe-inspiring sights it has to offer.

Last updated: 10 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Dive Site Overview of Shikmona - שקמונה

Depth:7m
Visibility: 0m - 6m
Experience level:
beginner

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