Santa Marija tunnel (elephant rock)

Location of Site:
North-Eastern part of Comino inside the sheltered headland

Type of Dive: Boat Dive

Very popular with snorkellers also as sheltered from the South West winds

Average Depth: 6 metres

Maximum Depth: 6 metres

Certification Required: 
BSAC Ocean Diver, PADI Open Water or equivalent. The Dive: 
The length of this tunnel is 30 metres, therefore a torch is recommended to view  the beautiful colours of the sponges, bryozoans and corals lining the wall. Fish life is not profuse though at the entrance you might see chromis and bream