Posted on 18/01/2021

Diving in Sicily: Try Scuba Diving in Cyclops Islands near Catania

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  • +€50.00


Diving in Sicily is a unique opportunity to experience the magic of scuba diving, in Cyclops Islands, near Catania! Explore an unspoiled paradise that’s home to an abundance of fish and other sea creatures living in its pristine waters.

✔ Experience how it is to breathe underwater through the regulator in zero gravity
✔ Float freely in zero gravity experiencing the unique feeling of weightlessness
✔ Benefit from your experienced instructor and live an extraordinary experience

Good to know before you go

DURATION: 3 hours (30 minutes of diving experience)
STARTING TIME: 9.00 am & 3.00 pm
MEETING POINT: Via Scalo Grande, 21, 95024 Acireale CT, Italia
LANGUAGES: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
MOBILE TICKET: Use your phone or print your ticket
OPENING SEASONS: All year round
CUT OFF TIME: 3 days
WHO CAN COME: Diving in Sicily Cyclops Islands is an experience suitable for anyone above the age of 7 and in good health

Description - What to expect

Experience the magic of the sea in this introduction to scuba diving! Come and explore an unspoiled paradise that’s home to an abundance of fish and other sea creatures living in its pristine waters.

Your Diving in Cicily adventure takes place at Cyclops Islands Marine Protected Area in Aci Castello, about 20 minutes away from Catania. The reserve was created in order to preserve the unique ecosystem that was created at the convergence of the Ionian and Tyrrhenian seas. With a rich diversity of underwater flora and hundreds of species of algae, you'll be sure to have a remarkable experience exploring a new world on Earth.

Meet your certified instructor and after a detailed briefing, gear up in the provided scuba equipment and learn more about what you’ll do underwater so that any initial doubts and fears will dissipate. Once arriving at the dive site, your instructor will review what you’ll need to do in order to make sure that your diving experience is safe, fun, and above all, an unforgettable dive for your first time!

Feel confident in knowing that you’ll get to dive together with your instructor as you surround yourself in a tranquil world underneath the sea. Your first dive experience comes to an end with a small aperitif.

What is included

✔ Certified instructor
✔ Scuba gear & equipment
✔ Boat transfer
✔ Photos/Video
✖ Transfer to the diving site (can be arranged upon request)

Bring with you

Please bring with you your swimsuit, sandals and a beach towel

Cutoff time before activity

  • 24 hours

Important Info

◾ This activity could be canceled or postponed due to adverse weather conditions
◾ Please note you are not allowed to fly for up to 24 hours after your last dive

COVID-19 - Update information

◾ All equipment is regularly disinfected
◾ Wearing a mask during the activity is a requirement