Scuba diving Kalymnos Island

Kalymnos is a top scuba diving destination in the Aegean sea, Greece and the Mediterranean.

Colorfull nudibranch

Kalymnos Island is a perfect place to start scuba diving. Or to get your certification course. Or to practice your advanced diving skills!

The sea round our  beautiful island is clear, with high visibility and low smooth currents.  

The excellent rocky sea floor has a rich ecosystem and lots of caverns, reefs, walls and wrecks.

Cavern with Corals, Sponges, Rhodophyta - Κοίλωμα με κοράλια, σφουγγάρια και ροδόφυτα Canyon - Φαράγγι Cavern with yellow Corals and Sponges Sunken cave - Βυθισμένο σπήλαιο Semi sunken cave - Ημιβυθισμένο σπήλαιο Wall - Τοίχος Reef - Υφαλος Arch - Αψίδα Wreck - Ναυάγιο Posidonia oceanica (Neptune Grass or Mediterranean tapeweed) - Ποσειδωνία, Φύκια Sponges - Σπόγγοι, Σφουγγάρια

What will you see scuba diving with us.

While scuba diving with us you will see marine creatures moving around, or attached to the seabed. Like colorful sponges, bristle warms, sea anemones, soft corals, octopus, sea urchins, starfish and nudibranch. And fish like sea breams, scorpion fish, parrot fish, moray eels, octopus, stingrays, barracudas, amberjacks and dolphins.

Each of the following photos represents a category of Kalymnos underwater fauna and flora. Clicking on an image will pop-up more photos from this category.

Creatures attached on the seabed.

Like colorful sponges, bristle warms, sea anemones, soft corals.

Serpula vermicularis Cerianthus membranaceus - Tube dwelling anemone - Ανεμώνη που ζει σε σωλήνα Noble pen shell or fan mussel - Πίννα - Pinna nobilis Coryne muscoides Posidonia oceanica - Neptune Grass or Mediterranean tapeweed - Ποσειδωνία Lithophyllum lichenoides Sarcotragus spinulosus, Black Sponge, Μαύρο Σφουγγάρι

Creatures moving around.

Like octopus, sea urchins, starfish and nudibranch.

Octopus vulgaris - Common octopus - Χταπόδι Plesionika narval - Narwhal shrimp - Μονόκερη γαρίδα Antedon mediterranea on a Axinella spp - Mediterranean feather star on a yellow Axinella (sponge) - Φτερωτός αστερίας πάνω σε κίτρινο Αξινέλι - Σταθόρι (σφουγγάρι) Charonia tritonis variegata - Triton's trumpet feeding Dondice banyulensis Paracentrotus lividus - Rock sea urchin - Αχινός Ophidiaster ophidianus - Pink starfish - Μωβ αστερίας

What about fish?

Usual meetings

Like sea breams, scorpion fish, parrot fish, moray eels, octopus.

Rare but possible

Like stingrays, barracudas, amberjacks and dolphins.

Kalymnos is a divers friendly island!

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Contact us

Mikes Reissis
+30 6973015550

Mikes Reissis,  Managing Instructor, Reservations

Nikolas Reissis
+30 2243047890

Nikolas Reissis, Reservations, Information

 

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  • 3 kilometers from Masouri towards Kalymnos port
  • 6 kilometers from Kalymnos port 

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About us

Kalymnos Island

Kalymnos is an unspoiled picturesque Greek island. Located between Kos and Leros in the Aegean sea, Greece.

KALYMNOS Diving Center

We are an authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. The only one on the island. Pioneer since 2008.

KALYMNOS Diving Center is an Authorized PADI 5 Star Dive Resort

With individual care and attention, we offer:

Recreational scuba diving and PADI training for beginners and for certified divers.

Diving holidays packages for buddies, families, groups and solo travelers.

We offer Free PADI eLearning for all courses.

Decrypting the "PADI 5 Star Dive Resort"

PADI = Professional Association of Diving Instructors. The biggest diving training organization worldwide.

5 Star = we provide professional and outstanding service

Dive Resort = we cater to the traveling diver.

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