Scuba diving in Peltastis wreck

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From Boat
Diver level
Average: 20 m
Maximum: 30 m
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 45 m
Peltastis is a Greek cargo ship that sank in 1968 near the island of Krk. The wreck is lying at the depth of 20-30m/65-98ft, easily accessible to divers. Its mast is at 10m/32ft and from this depth the first outlines of the ship are discernable. The ship lies on the sandy seabed on its keel and in the upright position. The site features excellent visibility,but it may change occasionally since it is affected by the sea currents.

When to go

The best conditions for diving are during the summer with the water temperature ranging between 22-27C/71-80F.

What to see

Divers can spot large schools of fish, including lots of scorpion fish on the wreck and a resident conger eel 2m/6ft long.

Reachable from

Rijeka, Stara Baska, Selce, Silo

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