The Canyon

Location of Site:
Off the headland directly out to the left of Comino Hotel

Type of Dive: By boat or shore

Condition: Sheltered but there can be surge

Average Depth: 7 metres

Maximum Depth: 20 metres

Certification Required:
BSAC Sports Diver, PADI Advanced Open Water or equivalent

The Dive:
There are many small drop offs and narrow tunnels at this site. Also lodged in some rocks are the remains of a small Maltese fishing boat, but is rapidly deteriorating. During a night dive one can spot many different starfish, nudibranchs and crabs, though fish life is not very prolific