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382 Logged Dives

Grotta dei Gamberi, Portofino

The dive of the Grotta dei Gamberi, located on the east side of Punta Chiappa, begins at 18 meters at the base of the mooring buoy. heading south and slightly to the west, the rocky seabed mixed with posidonia slowly slopes down to 22 meters, where begins a beautiful vertical wall that sinks.

In this dive site we can certainly see: shrimps (inside the cave), large groupers, shoals of bream and colonies of red coral, typical of this area.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Cavern/Cave

Level

  • Advanced

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Freediving
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Shore/Beach
  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate

Maximum Depth

  • 28m

Visibility

  • 15m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fishes
Ocean Sunfish
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Snapper
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish
Shrimps
Lobster
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Fishes
Ocean Sunfish
Moray Eel
Barracuda
Snapper
Molluscs
Octopus
Crustaceans
Crayfish
Shrimps
Lobster

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