Achilleon Diving Center

Wrecks

Only 5 to 20 minutes away from our dive center you can find the most beautiful dive sites of Greece.
Amazing landscapes such as reef, cliffs, arches canyons, caverns and caves offer new perspectives.
The underwater world is full of life. The underwater life depends on the season.
Water temperature is between 17οC-25οC depending on the wind direction.
The crystal clear water and the visibility up to 30 meters makes the diving unique.

 

The Anchor

Maximum Depth: 26m
Visibility: >20m
Currents: None
Prerequisite Certification: Advanced Open Water Diver
Distance from the diving center: 20 min.

A massive 3 meter anchor gives this site its name, located at a depth of 26 meters, you’ll find it and its chain , still attached to all that remains of a steamer lost during the First World War.

There are also a pair of caves to explore, and the marine life is outstanding.

Located only a short distance from the dive center, this dive is simply unforgettable.

Theodoros Wreck

Maximum Depth: 18m
Visibility: >20m
Currents: None
Prerequisite Certification: Open Water Diver
Distance from the diving center: 50 min.

Just a few meters off the coast line of Othonoi island you will find this fantastic shipwreck.

It is lying at 18 meters and the divers have the chance to penetrate to the engine room and other parts of the ship.

Another interesting wreck, with plenty of sea life!

An excellent dive site no matter how experienced you are.

Chiment Wreck

Maximum Depth: 32m
Visibility: >20m
Currents: None
Prerequisite Certification: Advanced Open Water Diver
Distance from the diving center: 50 min.

A beautiful shipwreck is lying at the bottom of Othonoi Island, the northern-western island of Greece.

The top of the wreck is at 12 meters with a maximum depth of 30meters.

The ship was transferring cement which is still down there. Going deeper you can see the deck of the ship full of sea life and the deepest part of the wreck is the propeller at 30 meters.

The Wreck

Maximum Depth: 40m
Visibility: >30m
Currents: None
Prerequisite Certification: Advanced Open Water Diver
Distance from the diving center: 20 min.

This dive site is an old steamboat crashed on the rocks where parts are spread all around.

Half of deck is what has remained all these years and it is the home for a lot of beautiful fish.

Two amazing caves at the end full of shrimps, moray eals make this dive site unforgettable!