Diving in Portland
We usually dive around Portland Harbour or Balaclava Bay. With 4-5 dives over two days on a mixture of dive sites comprising wrecks and reefs.
On Past visits to Portland we have spotted: Red Mullet, Turbot, Dogfish, Greater Pipe Fish, Lesser Sand Eel, Garfish, Tom Pot Blenny, Pollack, Mackerel, Cork Wing Wrasse, Cuttlefish. Trigger Fish, Giant Jellyfish and Spider Crabs,
Location & Accommodation
The trip is provided without accommodation but are happy to advise on a range of local options to suit all budgets. For example we are able to offer trip package with twin room share and breakfast for £270.00 or a trip package with single room and breakfast for £290.00
We depart from Portland on Sunday afternoon. Big squid cannot offer transport to and from Portland however we can try to arrange a lift for you with other members of the group on a fuel share basis.[/message]
- Meet in the Castletown carpark at 08.30 on Saturday morning
- Dive 1: Saturday 11am
- Dive 2: Saturday 15.00
- Dinner in Portland
- Dive 3: Sunday 09.30
- Dive 4: Sunday 13.30
- Return home 16.00
boat fees, air, tanks and weights.
Transport, lunch, dinner, equipment hire: £25 per day, wetsuit hire: £20 per day, dry suit hire £35 per day.
For cancellations made after the balance has been paid, no refund can be given until your place is sold to another diver.
Make sure you dive within the limits of your dive certification, experience and comfort level.