Diving in Istria

One of the reasons to visit Istria is surely diving 🤿 Diving in Istria is possible all year round due to favourable sea temperatures, and especially between the months of May and November.

In 2019 Istria recorded 200,000 overnight stays by guests who came to Istria for diving. This means that there must be something nice to see under the water 🙂

Diving in Istria: explore 20 wrecks and more!

Would you be interested in exploring more than 20 wrecks located on a depth from 30 meters? 

Diving in Istria
Location of the 23 shipwrecks in Istria

Cesare Rossarol

The Italian destroyer from Genoa met its fate in 1918.

When the end of the war was declared, the ship left Pula for Rijeka. About 2 nautical miles from Ližnjan, it struck a mine that tore it in two.


In 1948, the Argo set sail for Rijeka from Venice with a cargo of tomatoes. The ship hit a mine left over from World War II. A strong explosion ripped the vessel in two just behind the commanding bridge.

The prow and the stern lie some 50 m apart. Both parts are in an upright position, only slightly sunken in mud. Both anchors are still in place. Read more.

List of 23 shipwrecks in Istria

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Diving in Istria: Krnicadive

If diving in Croatia sounds like a plan, please don’t hesitate and contact diving centre Krnicadive. Krnicadive can take you to see them all. They organize the diving in Istria whole year and even during Christmas time!

Blue Bay villas with sea view are located only 3 km to the diving centre

Where to stay?

The Blue Bay villas offering a sea view and 3 en-suite bedrooms each are located only 3 km to the diving centre.

Check the availability for the dates of your diving exploration:

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