Diving in Skarnsundet can be very demanding and rewarding. With good planing, equipment and luck you can see a host of wonderful underwater delights!
Eights corals, also called åttearmede polyppdyr, named after how many arms / tentacles each of polyps have. They include the three orders; horn corals (= Gorgoni) – Gorgonacea; lærkoraller (= soft corals) – Alcyonacea; and sea pens – Pennetulacea. In Skarnsundet are representatives from all these eights corals, but especially is the locality known for the “shallow” instances of horn coral sea bush – Paramuricea placomus and rice coral – Primnoa resedaeformis.
Skarnsundet is regarded as one of the top ten dive destinations in Norway. The diving on offer in Skarnsundet is well suited to under water photographers, filters and divers with an interest in Marine biology. Just 50meters from your apartment door its possible to dive and see:
For more info on Diving in Skarnsundet please check out this link from Rudolf Svennson.
When you stay in one of our modern apartments we can offer you:
19ft aluminium boat with ladders on the side for the divers
Spacious apartment with Wifi