Italy is located in southern Europe and lies on the one hand on the Mediterranean Sea and on the other on the Adriativ Sea. Around 60.6 million people are living in Italy on a total are of around 301.000 km2 . The capital os Rome and the official language is Italian. Italy is in the time zone TC + 1 / + 2 hours.
DIVING AT DESTINATION
Italy offers a variety of interesting diving areas. In particular, the islands of Sicily, Elba, Ponza and Ventotene, but also Ustica as a marine reserve, offer a varied underwater flora and fauna, in which the diving experience is characterized by great views, different corals, exciting wrecks, volcanic rocks and caves. During a dive into the underwater world, perch, barracudas, precious corals, turtles, small sharks and even dolphins can be spotted.
The best diving conditions are from April to November.
DIVING QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Suitable for beginners and advanced
POPULAR DIVE REGIONS
Italy has a Mediterranean climate in the south. The average temperature in southern Italy is around 29°C in the summer months and 14.5°C in the winter months.
BEST TRAVEL TIME
The best time to travel to Italy is June to September.