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Dive Sites

This is a small selection of the dive sites that we visit here at Paradise Divers. We have over 50 different sites with dive routes to suit all levels and experiences. We mainly dive from our 8m RIB from a local port but we have weekly shore dives scheduled for those that prefer shore dives. Dive trips are organised according to daily sea and weather conditions and the experience level of our divers.

Montaña Amarilla
Difficulty Level:
Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 18m, the site is named after the yellow mountain situated just off the beach facing the site. This site offers caves. swim throughs and plenty of anemones and life.
Los Champiñones
Difficulty Level:
Advanced Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 32m. The site is alled th mushrrooms and is well known for the mushroom look a like rock formations. Plenty of life is found on this site incuding Morey eels, Mid water fish and some Balck Coral from 25m.
El Puertito
Difficulty Level:
Open Water Diver+
Type
Shore
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 12m. This is the famous turtle dive site, with 4 resident turtles it is very rare not to see at least one fo them.. This site is used for our Discover Scuba Experience and new divers, or those that want to see turtles like never before.
Ray Garden / El Estorn
Difficulty Level:
Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 21m. This is one of our favourite sites in Tenerife due to the large amount of life this site has to offer. Most of the times and a the right time, you will see passing by Large Atlantic Rays.
Roncadores Del Faro
Difficulty Level:
Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 22m. The name comes from the Bastard Grunts we find on this site and being in front of the Lighthouse. This site has a swim through cave and a chimney for those divers that want an extra challange to experience. This site is for both, experienced and new divers.
El Condesito Wreck
Difficulty Level:
Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 18m or 25m depending on the route taken. This is one of our old wrecks found in Tenerife and sank in the mid 70s. Much life is found on this site and the wreck being between 10m and 18m you can spend a long time inspecing the engine, boiler and the areas that have been exposed since the front part has fallen down.
Cita en el Mar Wreck (Tech Dive)
Difficulty Level:
Deep Specialty / Tech Diver 40m+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 52m. We are only one of the few Dive Centres that dive this wreck due to its location and depth. The wreck lies between 38m and 52m, with most of the main wreck being at 45m... Here you can expect to see lots of life surrounding the wreck as well as a resident Grouper.
Cueva Del Zorro
Difficulty Level:
Advanced Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 26m. The main atraction on this site is the cave that opens up at 22m and exits at 15m. The cave offers various types of fish inside as well as outside. A lot of divers like the photo oportunity when exiting the cave to the top to see the bubbles escaping from the holes on top of the caves once the divers have gone through it.
Coral Arch
Difficulty Level:
Deep Specialty / Tech Diver 40m+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 46m. As the name suggests, the arch is found at 45m full of Black Coral. This site is for the experienced diver who has done tis kind of diving before. The site offers large groups of Barracuda, Groupers and lots of other interesting life.
El Meridian Wreck
Difficulty Level:
Advanced Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 31m. The wreck sunk in 2006 and is found upright on sand at 30m, the top of the wreck being at 26m and the mast going all the way to about 18m. Some life is found insiide it, and at times sting rays and dolphins have been seen. This wreck can be penetrated if trained.
Palm Mar Cave
Difficulty Level:
Advanced Open Water Diver+
Type
Boat
Details: Maximum depth of this site is 35m. This is the famous Palm Mar Cave with the Virgin Mary statue and th cross just outsde the cave entrance. With the correct training and experience this cave can be penetrated but the majority of he dive site is around the outside where most of the life can be founf including all 3 types of eels we get in Tenerife. This site ofers the posibility of seeing large Sting rays and Dolphins being so close to the fish farms of Palm Mar.











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