Only half an hour (20km) west of Heraklion - the capital of Crete - and next
to Agia Pelagia, you will find a windprotected bay called Mononaftis.. Here,
and in the surrounding areas, there is a variety of excellent dive sites with
warm and crystal clear water. You will be charmed by the silent and peaceful
inhabitants of the southern Mediterranean Sea with it's rocky or sandy landscapes.
Groupers, starfish, colorful sponges, octopus, moray eels and other mediterranean fish and plants can be seen during your trip under water. Occasionally dolphins, small stingrays, barracudas and seahorses will join you. The underwater world of Crete is rich of slopes, caves, cliffs and offers a wide range of spectacular dive sites for divers of all levels..