Haustein Steina

This dive site is a former granite quarry, which was closed in 1970 and the rock platform just behind the entrance is at a depth of 5 m and is ideal for diving exercises for beginners. The wreck, the former Elbe ferry “Mühlberg“, can be found at 20m.

Pike, zander, big carp, perch, tench and smurf on an old workbench are waiting for your visit. In the depths from approx. 20m you will certainly meet one of the sterlets.

Level

Level

  • Beginner
  • Advanced
Visibility

Visibility

  • 4 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Night Dive
  • Snorkeling
  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Macro Spot
  • Lake

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

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