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Diving Sites Gran Canaria - Blue Explorers® Diving Centres

Diving Sites in Gran Canaria

Visit the best places in Gran Canaria to dive with friends, family and kids.
Discover the underwater world of the island; shipwrecks, war planes and other technical dives. We dive on air, with Nitrox (yellow-green) and with Trimix (black).

Reef Dives

These Reef Dives are among the best of Gran Canaria.

Alantida

Purpose built reef built 2 years ago to promote bio diversity in the local area.

15-18m depth
1 minute boat time

Almud Reef

Very small wreck and lots or rays and eels hidding in the overhangs.

22m depth
10 minutes by boat

New Almud Reef

Plenty of small volcanic reefs and old broken fishing cages.

20m depth
10 minutes by boat

Pasito Blanco

Great reef with lots of ledges and the most diverse site on the island.

12-18m depth
30 min by boat

Artifical Reef I

Built by the University of Las Palmas, great place for rays. The obstacles are around 20m from each others.

22m depth
25 minutes by boat

Artifical Reef II

Built by the University of Las Palmas, great place for rays. The obstacles are closer to each other.

21m depth
25 minutes by boat

The Drop-Off
Starting at 88m, the drop off is our deepest dive site, a 20m wall that runs for 13 kilometres.

The travel time is 25m, it’s well worth it, with an abundance of wild life and coral.

TRIMIX

88-110m depth
35 minutes by boat

Boat Wrecks

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Cermona

30m long steel fishing boat and 1 of 3 artificial reefs.

18-20m depth
1 minute by boat

Como Tu
Steel fishing boat with hull intact, a great spot for butterfly rays and large schools of fish.

30m depth
10 minutes by boat

Meteor

Russian Hydrofoil in bits over large area.

15m depth
20 minutes by boat

Virgin Del Carmen
Small broken up fishing boat, occasional angle sharks and a very fat resident morray eel.

40m depth
10 minutes by boat

Velero

Nice old sailing boat still relatively intact, great for rays and angle sharks.

Air + deco NITROX

44m depth
30 minutes by boat

Blue Bird

Old glass bottemed ferry our favorite at this depth with lots to see.

Air + deco NITROX

45m depth
10 minutes by boat

Plomero

Large broken up transport vessel carrying lead, suprise surprise, no lead left.

TRIMIX

60m
15 minutes by boat

Hermanos Alonzo

Broken up fishing vessel with large morray eels.

TRIMIX

62m depth
20 minutes by boat

PO12

Half buried fishing vessel with the largest amount of sea life on any site.

TRIMIX

65m depth
15 minutes by boat

Ormaechea

Intact, full of whip coral and home to a shoal of hamerjacks.

TRIMIX

76m depth
20 minutes by boat

Drift Dives

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Mogán West

Local hotspot for Angle sharks in the winter, enough to see for 2 dives.

5-20m depth
5 minutes by boat

Las Piedras
Explore the many small swim throughs as well as a resting place for rays.

5-18m
5 minutes by boat

Perchel Beach
A favourite for beginners as the mooring line allows for good controlled decents.

5-15m depth
7-8 minutes by boat

Perchal Caves
Our favourite drift dive with 3 caverns and a great place for rays to hide.

5-18m depth
8 minutes by boat

Veneguera
The last of a series of great drift dives ending in a level sandy bottom.

15-15m depth
10 minutes by boat

Plane Wrecks

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Aeromachi
Part of an old plane, primarily the wheels and engine with white sand and lots of rays.

35m depth
20 minutes by boat

T6 Texan I

Old fighter plane, popular for the propeller and machine gun on a sandy bottom.

TRIMIX

62m depth
25 minutes by boat

T6 Texan II

Old fighter plane, popular for the propeller and machine gun on a sandy bottom.

TRIMIX

62m depth
25 minutes by boat

C47/DC3

Intact DC3 plane great dive site.

TRIMIX

67m depth
40 minutes by boat