Srakane Cave, Male Srakane
Srakane cave is located on the south side of island of male Srakane and the arrival is possible only by boat. The entrance to the cave is located at 7 m, inside there is a passage and small gallery. Nearby there is a beautiful marine wall that drops to a depth of 40 meters which makes it an ideal location for all diving categories.
The entrance to the cave, at a depth of 7 m, resembles a canyon; the entrance tunnel is spacious and ends in a large hall with a ceiling opening allowing sunlight in and revealing an area divided into two levels. The return route takes the same path. Also worth exploring are the cave’s environs that drop to a depth of 20 m.
The walls of the tunnel are covered in sponges and coral, the cave bed is floored with large pebbles. Brown meagres are often found on the cave’s ledges, while the area surrounding the cave abounds in damselfish, various types of sponges and algae.
Location: Male Srakane
Distance from the coast: 15 m
Starting point: Mali Lošinj
Level of difficulty: all categories
Depth: 9-18 m; 23-40m