Kissamos as a destination for scuba diving
When someone hears the word Kissamos or Chania then the first thoughts that flood his mind will take him to the unique marine, sightseeing landscapes. Balos, Falasarna and Elafonissi are magical nature creations that decorate with their beauty Kissamos Municipality Northwest, West and Southwest of its territory.
These places, apart from the satisfaction they can offer to the conventional visitor, who simply wants to bathe in crystal clear waters, are an ideal field to get into the underwater world, the world of scuba diving.
The crystal clear waters, the good temperature throughout the year, the absence of strong currents and the smooth slope of the seabed near the coastline, as well as the fact that Kissamos has accessible shores both in the North and the West coast of Crete as an alternative In the weather conditions that can prevail at sea, make up an ideal field for training, relaxed touring and practicing for people who want to learn diving or novice levels.
The Cape of Gramvousa on both the West and the East side is a landscape of natural beauty and a varied field for more specialized diving that can satisfy even the most experienced and demanding diver. There are deep dives, wall diving, wrecks and reefs waiting to be visited!
The West Coast to Inachorion and Lafonisi is full of unknown to many, places that hide many underwater thrills and wild unexplored beauty.
Kissamos is a unique area as you can combine your dives with a visit to the Kissamos City Museum or Ancient Falasarna where you can deepen your knowledge of the cultural heritage but also see something truly unique, an ancient harbor above sea -level due to a rare geological phenomenon!
Visitors to a different world, unique that we only want to observe and admire it by leaving it in the situation we have found it so that the next generations will have the same opportunity …
We invite you to make a “deep dive” in Kissamos … all year … it’s unique … inexhaustible …