Santa Marija Reef


Location of Site:
Opposite the Northern most point of Comino

Type of Dive:  Boat Dive

Boat entry can be hard as can be quite exposed with surface chop and swell

Average Depth: 9 metres

Maximum Depth: 21 metres

Certification Required:
BSAC Ocean Diver, PADI Open Water or equivalent.

The Dive: 
Here you can explore numerous gulleys, caverns, swim through and caves making it an excellent site for photography with many opportunities for wide angle cave shots. This low rocky reef is heavily covered in algae and is an easy site to find grouper, mullet, bream and salema which all form large schools that graze on the algae