When you think of Germany, scuba diving is most likely not what comes to mind. But even in this nearly land-locked country, you can sink deep in to crystal clear Alpine lakes or take the plunge into the Baltic Sea for the astounding ship wrecks. You may require a drysuit, as the water temperature can drop to 7 degrees in winter, peaking around 15 degrees in summer.
What to Expect When Diving in Germany
Cenote & Blue hole
Mines & Quarry
Lake & Dam
June to September
When to dive
Every town has an emergency medical service which can provide treatment at night and at weekends. Ongoing threat of terrorism across Europe, including in Germany. There is also a threat from domestic-based extremists.
Health and Safety
Saying "Happy birthday" to a German in advance, even just a few minutes before the actual date, can lead to angry stares and insults. For most Germans, a premature birthday wish means bad luck.
$123 is the average daily price for traveling in Germany. The average price of food for one day is $33. The average price of a hotel for a couple is $123. 1 day/2 dives will cost $120 at least.
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