Great reef shore diving, a few wrecks and perfect for beginners.

Gozo has some great wrecks to explore as well as interesting shore diving and a quaint atmosphere perfect for relaxing. Trips to suit divers of all experience levels.

Insider’s View

This destination’s rocky coast has a playground of tunnels, reef wrecks and caves to explore with visibility of 40 metres. Most of the best sites are accessible from the shore. Well known diving sites such as Inland Sea and the nearby Blue Hole, voted as Europe's top 10 dive sites are located near Gozo.

Gozo is famous for recreational diving and divers visit the island from all over the world to enjoy the scenic underwater topography and the clear Mediterranean waters all year round.


5 Stars

May - Oct

3 Hours

Beginner, All

From £1550

Kempinski Resort & Spa

Gozo, Gozo

The luxurious Kempinski San Lawrenz Resort & Spa is an exclusive resort surrounded by lush green gardens on the island of Gozo. This idyllic hotel is perfect for families and couples alike!

  • 5* International resort
  • 122 rooms (standard/deluxe/suites)
  • Top class spa facilities
  • Quiet location in north Gozo
  • Pool/Bar/Kids Club/Baby Sitting
  • Great for families and non divers

3 Star

May - Oct

3 Hours

Begginer, All

From £525

San Andrea Hotel

Gozo, Gozo

The charming and intimate San Andrea Hotel is located on Xlendi’s promenade overlooking the Mediterranean sea, making it a perfect getaway on an island blessed by idyllic and beautiful scenery!

  • Great views of Xlendi Bay
  • 28 sea and mountain view rooms
  • Only 3 minutes walk from Moby Dives
  • Bed and Breakfast basis
  • Great learn to dive hotel
  • Bar/Room Service/Roof Terrace

The Grand Hotel

Gozo, Gozo

The Grand Hotel is a splendid getaway that is perfectly placed on the hills. This hotel is ideally situated overlooking the quaint fishing hamlet of Mgarr Harbour and the surrounding verdant valley.

  • Panoramic views of the islands
  • Sun terraces for relaxing
  • Good option for non-divers
  • Pool/Jacuzzi/Pool Bar/Restaurant
  • Selection of room types
  • Bed and Breakfast board basis

3 Stars

May - Oct

3 Hours

Beginners, All

From £435


Gozo, Gozo

Designed and built specifically with divers in mind, in the heart of Xlendi which is a wonderful picturesque sheltered bay with a charming seafront and waterside walkways.

  • Moby Dives on ground floor
  • Wheelchair access
  • Perfect for school groups and clubs
  • Bar / Restaurant
  • Ideal for dive and stay packages.
  • Purpose built scuba training pool

Learn to Dive in Gozo

Gozo, Gozo

Gozo has some great wrecks to explore as well as interesting shore diving and a quaint atmosphere perfect for relaxing. Trips to suit divers of all experience levels.


Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Sunderland Scuba Centre Dive Trip to Gozo

Sunderland Scuba Centre Dive Trip to Gozo, diving with Moby Divers.

Sunderland Scuba Centre Dive Trip to Gozo

Old Prison, Gozo

Situated in the Citadel in Victoria, Gozo the Old Prison lies adjacent to the Courts of Justice to which it was originally connected.

Tour Type: Cultural Tours

Gozo Horse Riding

Activities suitable for children and grown-ups, corporate groups or parties. Located just 5 minutes drive from Mgarr ferry terminal in Gozo.

Tour Type: Horse Riding

Kempinski Spa

Make the most of your experience at Kempinski The Spa in San Lawrenz.

Tour Type: Soft & Easy

Destination Fact File

Great reef shore diving, a few wrecks and perfect for beginners.

Gozo dive sites map and details. Find out more about the diving available in Gozo. Use the map below to navigate around the area and select a dive site on the map to view the details or select a dive site on the navigation and the map and information will update.

You can view all our Gozo dive sites on Google Earth using our downloadable Google Earth overlay. Click Here to download the Ultimate Overlay.

Climate Information

Wildlife Calendar

Gozo is 12 km by 7 km island. It is about one third the size of Malta and is greener, quieter and much less developed. It is an unspoilt area, with picturesque fishing villages, rolling green hills, valleys and sandy beaches. In Gozo you will find all this is added to the warm hospitality of the Gozitan people. The food on the island is amazing and well-priced, with a wide the choice from local dishes to imported steak. The choice of accommodation is good with private villas/farmhouses for families, villa/farmhouse are available with disabled access, or apartments or hotels for smaller groups or couples. Hire car packages are available to make getting around quick and easy for a large group.

Being in Gozo means you’re near to most of the diving. Lots of the sites are accessible from the shore including the Blue Hole, similar to the dive site in Dahab just less renowned. A great culture matched with good diving it is a recommended destination.

Destination Key Information

Currency Euro
Time Difference GMT +1
Vaccinations Rabies, Yellow fever, Tetanus.
Tipping In this part of the world tipping is similar the rest of Europe. However, tipping customs vary depending on the service.
Passport & Visas British nationals don’t need a visa to visit Malta. Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months from the date of return.
Flight Routes Flight from Gatwick to Gozo, Malta .
International Flight Durations 3h30m this is a direct flight.
Luggage Allowance 20 Kg
Transfer Information Approximately 2 hours from Malta international airport by land and ferry.
Dive Season Diving is possible in the clear and warm waters all year round. With the slight changes in temperature this destination offers different sea life, so if it is the large pelagic species you like, then the cooler months of October to April will suit you. If you like colourful fish, turtles, Spanish dancers and nudibranch, then the warmer summer months are great for these.