Pafos is surrounded by a crystal clear, unpolluted sea, with sea water temperatures varying from 27 to 16 Celsius degrees. Submarine cliffs and valleys, coral colonies, sea anemones and sponges, fish and sea-shells in exotic colours and ancient ship wrecks offer breathtaking views to all divers. Numerous diving centres in Pafos offer diving services to those who want to enjoy the beauty of the big blue sea. There are no dangerous underwater currents in any of the recommended diving areas.
There are a few diving schools in Pafos that offer training leesons to interested people. These schools have qualified instructors and, provided that they participate the lessons succesfully, a relative certificate is given.