Top Snorkeling and Scuba Diving in Croatia

Ready to check out the best sites in Croatia for scuba diving, snorkeling, shore diving, free diving or other ocean activities? Zentacle has 100 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 Croatia to suit your needs.
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Island of Krk

#1 - Island of Krk

Croatia, Europe

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The island of Krk offers more than 8 nice shore dives Autocamp Marina on the southern part of Istria has 2 walls dropping off to > 80 feet from shore!
Vela Grcka

#2 - Vela Grcka

Croatia, South adriatic

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The Vela Grcka bay is a well protected against all kind of Adriatic winds. Therefore she was used by sailors over the past 2000+ years and you can see a lot of fragments of all kind and age & a lot of small marine life, perfect for night dive and photography.
Scuba Center Marina

#3 - Scuba Center Marina

Croatia, Europe

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3 excellent walls accessible from shore. Scubacenter.de
Zala Luka

#4 - Zala Luka

Croatia, South adriatic

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Big wall running from 20 to 50m! A lot of gorgonians. Hvar, Approx 20 min from Bol
Lighthouse Peneda

#5 - Lighthouse Peneda

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Brijuni national Park. Only by boat this dive site can be accessed. Since it is in the National Park, a permit is needed.
Bunker

#6 - Bunker

Croatia, South adriatic

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Wall with 3 overhangs at 25m, 33m and 40m, with the dense coral, gorgonians, sponges, anemones and shellfish are covered. Approx. 20m away from the wall is 50m deep kugelfoermiger rock, which is also dense vegetation and is home to many lobsters. Day trip by boat from island to island of Ciovo Trogir
Tunnel

#7 - Tunnel

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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Tunnel entry on 8 meters exit after 30 meters swim on 16 meters dive is followed along beautiful Drop off. Tunnel of Prvic is to be reached by boat from Baska with Squatina diving center. Tunnel is also known as Tunnel of Prvic.
Lonjica

#8 - Lonjica

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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A wall that follows the coast to the south. The wall starts at -5m and gradually goes deeper along the coast. One part goes down to only -20m, but parallel to that is another wall that goes down to -50 and hides a large red soft coral colony. By boat, from a local dive center in Moscenicka Draga Lonjica is also known as Brsec.
Bracol

#9 - Bracol

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on Island Krk Bracol is also known as Michaela wreck.
Wreck Brioni

#10 - Wreck Brioni

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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The Austro-Hungarian Lloyd liner "BRIONI" was build 1909 at Cantiere Navala Triestino, Monfalcone. She was 68,4m long, 9,5m wide with 1111 BRT. On the 02nd of February 1930 she struck the Island of Ravnik due to bad weather and navigation msitake. At that time she was owned by Societa di Navigazione a Vapore Puglia, Bari. The wreck is lying on it´s portside in very good conditions. Be careful! - during the last years some divers lost their lifes, diving the "BRIONI". You have to make an open water descent using a rope. -GS, Big Blue Dive Academy- Wreck Brioni is also known as Island Ravnik.
Punta Sokol

#11 - Punta Sokol

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on the island Krk Punta Sokol is also known as Sokol.
Punta Silo

#12 - Punta Silo

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on the island Krk Punta Silo is also known as Punta Silo Prvic.
Rovinj Training Site

#13 - Rovinj Training Site

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Rovinj Training Site is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, North adriatic, Istra which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Samonjin

#14 - Samonjin

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on the island Krk Samonjin is also known as Samonjin Prvic.
Lina Wreck

#15 - Lina Wreck

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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Considered one of the best wrecks in Adriatic and more. She is a merchant ship wreck sunk in 1917. Near is a wall on which one can make deep stops, decos and can finish the dive great. Near the coast there is also a small cave at 3m. The "LINA" was build first named "VILLE DE NAMOUR" 1879 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Great Britain. She was 70m long, 9m wide with 1049 BRT. On the 14th of January 1914 she lost one's bearing caused by heavy fog, struck the rocky cost of Cres Island and sunk quickly. -GS, Big Blue Dive Academy- By boat, from a local dive center Lina Wreck is also known as ex VILLE DE NAMOUR, ex NUEVA ESTRAMANDURA.
Villa Biser

#16 - Villa Biser

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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Basic training dive site. The dive follows the coast. First a bit of sand, than small rocks, than the 20m wall, than the 30m wall. Usual dive time 45min. Very nice sea bottom and a lot of fish. You have to transport the equipment from the dive center to the harbour peer from where the dive starts. Villa Biser is also known as Moscenicka Draga.
Rebica

#17 - Rebica

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on the island Krk
Plava punta

#18 - Plava punta

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Baska on the island Krk
Green Lighthouse

#19 - Green Lighthouse

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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A long vertical wall that extends along the coast. It is cut off from 10m to 40m, ofthe has a lot of fish, and there is a cave at 31m by boat, from the local dive center in Moscenicka Draga Green Lighthouse is also known as Strganac.
Crnac

#20 - Crnac

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Small black small island, with Segmented cliffs, and caves at 42m depth West of Lastovo, small black islet
Beli

#21 - Beli

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Krk island
Big cave

#22 - Big cave

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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By boat from Krk island
Old lighthouse

#23 - Old lighthouse

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Sv. Ivan. There are several drop points along here. Local dive shop runs many charters.
Vranine

#24 - Vranine

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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Amazing wall with red and yellow gorgonians and schools of fish in great visibility. Accessed by boat from Vela Luka Bay
Plic Porer

#25 - Plic Porer

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Plic Porer is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, North adriatic, Istra which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Sušac

#26 - Sušac

Croatia, South adriatic

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Lots of red soft corals South below lighthouse Sušac
Petrovac plic

#27 - Petrovac plic

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Southeast island Lastovo, between the islands of Petrovac and Krucica
Tovari

#28 - Tovari

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Wall with a lot of small caves North of Pasadur-Lastovo
Medjedina

#29 - Medjedina

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Great location for all divers South side of Lastovo, before entering the Skrivenu Luku
Drasan plic

#30 - Drasan plic

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Wreck East of Lastovo, according to the island of Korcula Drasan plic is also known as Drasan.
Struga

#31 - Struga

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Below lighthouse Struga
Bratin

#32 - Bratin

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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At 32 meters depth cave with two entrances Island Bratin west of entering the Ubli-Lastovo Bratin is also known as Bratin.
Sokoline

#33 - Sokoline

Croatia, South adriatic, Lastovo Island

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Northern side of lastovo island, West of the town Zaklopatica Sokoline is also known as Sokoline.
Palagruza

#34 - Palagruza

Croatia, South adriatic

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Southwestern side of Palagruže
B-24

#35 - B-24

Croatia, South adriatic

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B-24 is also known as Wreck.
Samograd

#36 - Samograd

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Nice wall with a lot of Gorgonia At the entrance of National Park Kornati Samograd is also known as Samograd.
Wreck  Teti

#37 - Wreck Teti

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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TETI was built in 1883 in Hoboken-USA by John Cockerill Shipyard. She was 72m long, 8m wide with 963 BRT. On the 23rd May 1930 she hit the island of Mali Barjak with a cargo of paving stones due to a navigation mistake. The entire bow is smashed by the waves but the stern is still intact and offers great photo opportunities. Wreck Teti is also known as Mali Barjak, ex ACOREANO, ex BIRKELUND, ex CAIALA, ex MAGNA, ex UDSIRE, ex ARCHIDUC RODOLPHE.
Green Cave

#38 - Green Cave

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Green Cave is also known as Ravnik.
Medvidina spilja

#39 - Medvidina spilja

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Medvidina spilja is also known as bisevo.
Vodnjak

#40 - Vodnjak

Croatia, South adriatic

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With dive centers from Hvar
Sika Kamenar

#41 - Sika Kamenar

Croatia, North adriatic

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Kamenar -the cathedral- is a rocky pinnacle in the open water. Sika Kamenar is also known as Kamenar.
Gangaro Nord

#42 - Gangaro Nord

Croatia, North adriatic

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Sea horses With boat from Biograd n/m (Dolphin divers dive center)
Treca vala

#43 - Treca vala

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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Plavnik Treca vala is also known as Maffia.
Rt Parda

#44 - Rt Parda

Croatia, North adriatic

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With boat from Zaglav
Fortunal Wreck

#45 - Fortunal Wreck

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Fortunal Wreck is also known as Wrack.
Plocica

#46 - Plocica

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Plocica is also known as wall.
Bisevo Wall

#47 - Bisevo Wall

Croatia, South adriatic

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Bisevo Bisevo Wall is also known as Bisevo.
Kamik

#48 - Kamik

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Kamik is also known as Rock Kamik.
Blue Cave, Bisevo

#49 - Blue Cave, Bisevo

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Blue Cave, Bisevo is also known as bisevo.
B-17G

#50 - B-17G

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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A US Air Force B17G bomber that lies 72 metres under the surface, 100 metres off the southern shore of Vis. It fell from the sky in 1943, and the crew was rescued by local fishermen. Divers can see the guns, engines and all instrumentation clearly With boat from Rukavac B-17G is also known as Wrack, B-17 airplane wreck.
Lovac

#51 - Lovac

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Lovac is also known as Wrack, Lovac Wreck.
Galija Wreck.

#52 - Galija Wreck.

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Galija Wreck. is also known as wreck.
Kolocep

#53 - Kolocep

Croatia, South adriatic

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Kolocep is also known as Dubrovnik.
Trstenik

#54 - Trstenik

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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Trstenik is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Garma

#55 - Garma

Croatia, South adriatic

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Garma is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, South adriatic which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Garmenjak veli

#56 - Garmenjak veli

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Garmenjak veli is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, Central adriatic which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Uvala Vlaka

#57 - Uvala Vlaka

Croatia, South adriatic

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With dive centers from Hvar
Rt Mociguzica

#58 - Rt Mociguzica

Croatia, South adriatic

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With dive centers from Hvar
Uvala Przina

#59 - Uvala Przina

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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With dive center MM Sub from Lumbarda Uvala Przina is also known as Pržina.
Komiza Wall

#60 - Komiza Wall

Croatia, South adriatic, Vis Island

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Komiza Wall is also known as Wall.
Rt Ražnjić

#61 - Rt Ražnjić

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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With dive center from Lombarda Rt Ražnjić is also known as Raznjic.
Lirica

#62 - Lirica

Croatia, South adriatic

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With Dive center Žuljana in small willage Žuljana
Eco dive

#63 - Eco dive

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Nice medium and big rocks between 5-15m with lot of life. Ideal for beginners and photographers, and who are interested for small animals (crabs, snails, etc.) Especially for night dives. The south part is interesting, no rocks and only a little life on the other sites. There are often medium current on the W and E sides, from S to N, take care on it! With boat from Rogoznica (Diving center Pongo)
Sika Lavdara

#64 - Sika Lavdara

Croatia, North adriatic

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With boat from Zaglav (Kornati Diving center)
Prznjak

#65 - Prznjak

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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From Vela Luka in a small village Tri luke. There is a diving center Triporte.
Alains cliff

#66 - Alains cliff

Croatia, Central adriatic

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With boat from Rogoznica (Diving center Pongo)
Balun

#67 - Balun

Croatia, North adriatic

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With boat from Zaglav (Kornati diving center)
Zaklopatica cave

#68 - Zaklopatica cave

Croatia, South adriatic, Korcula

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From Vela Luka in a small village Tri luke.There is a diving center Triporte. Zaklopatica cave is also known as Zaklopatica, Blue hole.
Gorgonia cliff

#69 - Gorgonia cliff

Croatia, Central adriatic

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With diving center Pongo from Rogoznica
Vodenjak

#70 - Vodenjak

Croatia, North adriatic

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With boat from diving center in Ist
Selezine

#71 - Selezine

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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Selezine is a 0-star rated scuba dive and snorkel destination in Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner which is accessible from shore based on 0 ratings.
Rivanjski kanal

#72 - Rivanjski kanal

Croatia, North adriatic

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With boat from Zaglav (Kornati Diving center)
Uvala Ziva

#73 - Uvala Ziva

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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With boat from Krk or Pinezici
Amphora

#74 - Amphora

Croatia, South adriatic

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In the north of the island Hvar, right in front of a stony reef with many small caves, a long field with old amphoras stretches along depths of 12m to 28m. The amphoras belonged to a Greek ship that ran aground and lost its cargo. Now they offer shelter to many fish. The neighboring seagrass-fields on the other hand are home to many sea-slugs.
Diavolo

#75 - Diavolo

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Plava Laguna Porec
Klokun

#76 - Klokun

Croatia, South adriatic

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Several kilometers south of the town of Tucepi, underground springs nourish the sea with fresh water from the Biokovo mountains. This constant supply leads to a speciose dive site with many fascinating colors and plenty of opportunities to explore a rich underwater world. Klokun is also known as Sweet Water Springs.
Selce

#77 - Selce

Croatia, South adriatic

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With its stony reefs, Selce has to offer to very beautiful and exciting dive spots. Down to 35m, there are plenty of opportunities to explore the small caves, notches and holes, and the animals occupying them. Among them are congereels, scorpionfish, and undulate rays.
Supljaca

#78 - Supljaca

Croatia, South adriatic

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After a descent at the anchor rope you will find two large rocks at depths ranging from 18m to 33m. These reefs are home to sea hares, octopi, and large schools of fish, as well as many other marine animals. This dive site lies north of Tucepi in the open sea.
Oseava Wreck

#79 - Oseava Wreck

Croatia, South adriatic

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In 1956 a Greek cargo ship smuggled cigarettes into Croatia. It was caught and confiscated in Ploce by the Yugoslavian Coast Guard. The crew was arrested. After a flight attempt, the ship was sunk by the Coast Guard about 1 sea-mile away from Makarska. All sailors survived and were arrested. The bottom of the wreck lies upright on its keel at a depth of 60m. Due to the depth, the wreck is ideal for technical dives, such as Rebreather or Entry-Level-Trimix. The best time to dive to the wreck is from April to May and from September to October.
Kampanil Mali

#80 - Kampanil Mali

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Plava Laguna Porec Kampanil Mali is also known as (Little) Kampanil Mali.
(Big) Kampanil Veliki

#81 - (Big) Kampanil Veliki

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Plava Laguna Porec
S.Nicola Reef

#82 - S.Nicola Reef

Croatia, North adriatic, Istra

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Plava Laguna Porec
Grbavac

#83 - Grbavac

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Nice wall with lot of life by boat from the nearby diving centers
Planka

#84 - Planka

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Nice cliff with gorgonias and various type of adriatic life by boat from the diving centers of Rogoznica or Razanj
Mulo

#85 - Mulo

Croatia, Central adriatic

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Nice wall with full of life. by boat from Rogoznica
Sveta Marina Wall

#86 - Sveta Marina Wall

Croatia, North adriatic, Kvarner

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