Wrecks and Reefs in Portland
6-8th October 2017
Members - £198
Portland is located minutes away from the picturesque sea-side town of Weymouth. Over the years this has proven to be one of the most popular destinations in the UK for scuba divers due to it's rich marine life and dozens of historical wrecks.
Diving in Portland, Weymouth
U-Boats, British Submarines and warships from the first and second World Wars litter the seas around Portland and Weymouth. Some of the best UK diving can be found here and we will be looking at drift dives and wrecks. Sea temperatures at this time of year tend to be some of the warmest of the year!
With a variety of dive sites (from the safety of Chesil Cove and the harbour to offshore sites like the enormous Aeolian Sky) and a good après-dive vibe, and you’ve got the perfect venue for a great weekend.
The package includes 4 dives off 'Skin Deep', an 11m catamaran built specifically with divers in mind and includes a hydrolic rear lift. The weekend includes 4 dives, two nights at the Hotel Aqua on the Friday and Saturday night with breakfast included.
Potential Dive Sites
Depending on your certification will be dictate where you can go. For those that are qualified as a Deep Diver specialist with at least 20 dives, we will aim to the dive the first world war submarine, HMS M2.
There are literally dozens of other dive sites to choose from which are suitable for all certification levels including those listed below. The final decision on dive sites will be made between your Divemaster and boats skipper.