Top Snorkeling and Scuba Diving in Galicia

Ready to check out the best sites in Galicia for scuba diving, snorkeling, shore diving, free diving or other ocean activities? Zentacle has 22 dive sites, snorkel spots, beaches, and more. Discover hand-curated maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. No matter what you're looking for, you can find a diverse range of the best ocean activities in Galicia to suit your needs.
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As Furnas

#1 - As Furnas

Spain, Galicia

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As Furnas is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Pedra Talieiro

#2 - Pedra Talieiro

Spain, Galicia

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Pedra Talieiro is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Pedra da carreira

#3 - Pedra da carreira

Spain, Galicia

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Pedra da carreira is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Baixo do Salgueiro

#4 - Baixo do Salgueiro

Spain, Galicia

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Big reef from 26m depth to 3m depth. Near of this point depth descents to 45m.
Baixo Pego

#5 - Baixo Pego

Spain, Galicia

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Very interesting point
Barizo

#6 - Barizo

Spain, Galicia

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Very nice site, a little harbour is located in the area of this point with a ramp for little boats.
Pedra do Farol

#7 - Pedra do Farol

Spain, Galicia

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Pedra do Farol is also known as Grove.
Praia das Pipas

#8 - Praia das Pipas

Spain, Galicia

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Praia das Pipas is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Isla de Rua

#9 - Isla de Rua

Spain, Galicia

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Isla de Rua is also known as Ilha de Rua.
Praia do Carreiro

#10 - Praia do Carreiro

Spain, Galicia

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Seehorses Praia do Carreiro is also known as Playa del Carreiro.
Cavaliño Sur

#11 - Cavaliño Sur

Spain, Galicia

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Cavaliño Sur is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Illote do carbon

#12 - Illote do carbon

Spain, Galicia

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Nice spot to the beginners
Illa Carboeira

#13 - Illa Carboeira

Spain, Galicia

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A nice place to the beginners
Aries Wreck

#14 - Aries Wreck

Spain, Galicia

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"Aries", a freighter of 47 meters of length and 392 tons of gross registry, was constructed in 1946 in reconstructed Santander and in 1974 in the coruñeses shipyards "Jose Valiña Lavandeira". In his last years on watch it belonged to the company "Exmar" with primary port in A Corunna, and made a line between several ports of Galicia and Morocco transporting wood in his outward journeys and load of diverse nature to the return. It returned from Casablanca in his last trip, and made the stop at the port of Pulley (Almeria) to load 500 tons of marble crushed with destiny to the port of A Pobra do Caramiñal. Their crew composed 7 sailors of Eases, Corme and Camelle, with ages between the 17 and 58 years, and a called dog "Johnson". At dawn of the 7 of December of 1977, the "Aries" reached the entrance of laughs it of Arousa in adverse metereológicas conditions, that had forced to moor the fishing fleet of Ribeira. According to it was known later, arose some problem with the rudder from the boat that impeded its maneuver. This, added to the little visibility and badly sea disturbance, caused that, on the 6 of the dawn, the merchant went without control towards "Ace Lobeiras" colliding of inevitable form with them. Before the collapse, that took place in few minutes, the crew could signalize her position with flares and flood a life raft. Half an hour after the collision, the fishing boat of Ribeira "San Ramon" reached the zone of the shipwreck and came to rescue the shipwrecks. Fortunately human losses were not registered, being saved even the mascot. The Galician newspapers of the time became echo of the news. At the moment the "Aries" rest on a sand bottom in the proximities of the Island of Rúa (42º33.773´N 8º56.836´W), to a Maxima depth of 21 meters, in an acceptable state of conservation. He is pecio more accessible, visited and known it laughs it of Arousa and one is colonized by abundant sésil fauna serving from refuge to multiple species animals. Aries Wreck is also known as Wreck Aries, aka John Smith.
Ivy

#15 - Ivy

Spain, Galicia

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Fantastic wreck, very good conservation. Visibility best in winter, cold water in winter 15º Celsius and in summer 18º Celsius. Ria de Vigo. Only by boat Ivy is also known as Ivy wreck.
Las Agudelas

#16 - Las Agudelas

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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Great rock cannons in front of the Hercules' Tower, very spectacular dives with a lot of marine life
El Escarapote

#17 - El Escarapote

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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El Escarapote is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia, La Coruna which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Bajos de Las Yacentes

#18 - Bajos de Las Yacentes

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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About 2 k wide, with great life variety soft and hard corals, very rare poliphs... we've recently found an anchor from one of the invincible army of the XVI century!
Bajos del Buey

#19 - Bajos del Buey

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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Bajos del Buey is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia, La Coruna which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
El Grelle

#20 - El Grelle

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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El Grelle is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Spain, Galicia, La Coruna which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Praia da Illa

#21 - Praia da Illa

Spain, Galicia, La Coruna

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Praia da Illa is also known as Island Beach.
Achondo Naufrágio

#22 - Achondo Naufrágio

Spain, Galicia

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Fish boat; sank in 1986 as it entered Vigo Bay, NW Spain.