Sesimbra Sector

Sesimbra Sector

Central Sesimbra

 

Batelão Maria Grécia |The new breackwater left one wreck | Depth: 8 - 10 meters | Level 1 easy

 

In 1985, when the construction ending,  one of the support boats was sunk.
Because it is a wreck diving in an advanced state of degradation, it is suggested to use gloves and a good buoyancy control. It is a place with good conditions for underwater photography, given the good visual perspective on the wreck.

You can see a wide variety of sponges, cnidarians and annelids, among which predominate tube worms with its beautiful fans of tentacles like feathers, extended to filter plankton from the water.

 

 

Pedra do Meio | Just in front of us! | Depth: 8-14 meters |Level 1 Easy

 

Located roughly half way through the bay and Sesimbra, the "Middle Stone" or  Nautilus Stone as it is also known, consists of two large slabs resulting from the original division for the passage of urban emissary from Sesimbra. It is a place with excellent conditions for night diving because of its easy navigation and diversity of existing there crevices and cavities, which are home to numerous species cryptic, which have their mainly activity during the night, such as conger and berries anemones . This rare anemone produces a magnificent scenery with its poisonous tentacles drifting in the water column, which uses to hunt at night.

Located roughly half way through the bay and Sesimbra, the "Middle Stone" or  Nautilus Stone as it is also known, consists of two large slabs resulting from the original division for the passage of urban emissary from Sesimbra. It is a place with excellent conditions for night diving because of its easy navigation and diversity of existing there crevices and cavities, which are home to numerous species cryptic, which have their mainly activity during the night, such as conger and berries anemones . This rare anemone produces a magnificent scenery with its poisonous tentacles drifting in the water column, which uses to hunt at night.