Kakava Amphora Yard

Site de plongée
Grèce

1 Avis
Poissons
Flore & Coraux
Difficulté

Conditions de plongée

Profondeur max
Courant
Visibilité

Quand partir ?

De Mai à Octobre

Poissons et espèces aperçues

Tortue
Mérou
Nudibranche
Poulpe
Murène
Poisson scorpion
Raie aigle
Crabe
Crevette
Sar
Étoile de mer
Blennie
Castagnole
Corb
Denti
Gobie
Cigale de mer
Saupe
Poisson-perroquet


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Blue Manta Diving & Aquanautic Club 07/01/2019

“Kakava” is an extended ancient wrecks site, once believed to be a submerged village. There is an abundance of amphorae, primarily from Roman era wrecks with at least one from 2nd century BC. Around the reef more evidence of ancient to modern day wrecks are present, such as steel ship parts and huge coal pieces, marking the resting place of an unknown steamboat. Schools of damselfish hover against the current attracting predators such as snappers, Mediterranean barracudas and amberjacks. Parrotfish, brown meagres, groupers and octopuses occupy every recess and crevice along the reef. The dive site is situated between the two main nesting beaches for Loggerhead sea turtles around Kefalonia “Kaminia” and “Skala”, so chances to catch sight of one looking for her next meal, are quite high. The average depth or the dive is 8 m, while the max is 12 m, appropriate for divers of all levels. The usual visibility is 25 m and temperature ranges between 22-27 °C in summer months. Occasionally a weak surface current may be encountered. Boat ride duration 6′.
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