Inside the Bay of Saranda there lies an Italian cargoship. It was sunk during the II World War by German Bombers on their way back from an attack on the Balkans. Traces of the bombs can still be seen on the ships sides! The vessel lies on its port side on the sandy bed at a maximum depth of 18m just 300m away from the shore. At the shallowest point the ship is just 3m form the surface and is marked with a bouy. The ship is roughly 115m long. It is marked above water by a Cardinal bouy signalling danger. Visibility underwater is good about 20m.
Antonio Ferry Boat Wreck
“Antonio” was a passenger and vehicle ferry,accidentally sunk on 2000 due to an engine failure.
During the years,the wreck is divided in two parts. One of the parts lies at 35m under the surface while the other one has gone further down to 50m. During the accident there were also two cars on the board of the ferry.Both of them are found today at 25m depth. The visibility is nearly 30m.
Votrus fishing boat shipwreck
“Tomorri” used to be a fishing ship,accidentally sunk during 1970.Located near the Saranda bay,it makes the second sunk ship within this bay,lying at a depth of 18 meters to a maximum of 30 m. The ship is 60 to 70m long and visibility is 20m.
Ksamil 6 ship wrecks
Sunk in 2002 as part of a project to create an underwater park by the albanian government,the 6 wreck albanian navy ships,create today one of the main attractions to the people interested in diving around here.4 of those ships lie at a depth of 18m while the other 2 at a depth of 30m.Pretty good in shape,youll be amazed to visit them.Visibility 40m.
Fantastic rock formations and also a small cave can be explored in this beautiful little bay called Monastery Bay (After the Monastery of Saint George located on the top of the hill east to the bay)
The lake of Viroi is a monument of nature since 1982 located 3km away from the town of Gjirokaster.The lake has a surface of 17.5 hectars but whats importand is that the depth of it goes beyond possibilities to be explored. Called by the natives The Mother Spring,it is believed to have a connection to the famous Blue Eye Spring near the district of Delvine (Sarande). Surrounded by wild pines,the panorama is stunning. The rock formations will take your breath away! Visibility is more than 30m.
The Blye Eye Spring
The Natural Park of the Blue Eye Spring is a protected park by the government.The extraordinary phenomena of water coming from underground at a volume of 8.8 cubic metres per second is a magnificent thing to be seen from above.We have take it to another level and through modern equipment we now dive into the spring. What you will experience is amazing!