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Underwater archaeological sites and museums

Warning:

Diving at the sites is allowed only with a written permit of Conservation office in charge or in the organization of a local diving club with a license from Ministry of culture of Croatia. Individual diving at archaeological sites in Croatia is strictly forbidden.


Information:

Ministry of culture of Croatia has renewed the license grants to diving clubs for period 2008-2014. More information on web pages of Ministry of culture of Croatia [link]

 

Locations:


Island Vis
- US airplane - bomber "B-17G", Z-17
- Remains of commercial ship "Brioni", Z-73
- Roman shipwreck, Z-l
- Roman shipwreck, Z-2
- Postmedieval shipwreck, Z-4
- Roman shipwreck, Z-5
- Roman shipwreck, Z-61
- Shipwreck of tugboat "Ursus", Z-62
- Remains of a Hellenistic and Roman port, Z-65
- Remains of commercial ship "Vassilios", Z-80
- Remains of a ship "Teti", Z-18
- Roman shipwreck, Z-78

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to enter airplane "B-17"
- it is forbidden to enter shipwreck "Vassilios T"
- at all wrecks - it is forbidden to enter all parts without natural light source

Island Palagruža
- Roman shipwreck
- Roman shipwreck
- Roman shipwreck
- Roman shipwreck

Island Lastovo
- Roman shipwreck, Z-33
- Roman shipwreck, Z-58
- Roman shipwreck, Z-60
- Roman shipwreck, Z-96
- Roman shipwreck, Z-54
- Roman shipwreck, Z-57
- Roman shipwreck, Z-59
- Roman shipwreck, Z-84
- Postmedieval shipwreck, Z-85

Island Mljet
- Roman shipwreck, Z-89
- Medieval shipwreck, Z-82
- Roman shipwreck, Z-88
- Roman shipwreck, Z-91
- Roman shipwreck, Z-92
- Roman shipwreck, Z-227
- Late Roman building and port, Z-228
- Roman shipwreck, Z-90
- Roman shipwreck
- Roman shipwreck
- Postmedieval shipwreck

Cavtat
- Roman Dolia (Pithos) find site, Z-55
- Roman shipwreck with amphorae cargo, Z-56

Buje shallows near Umag
- Roman shipwreck

"Baron Gautsch"
- Remains of Austrian passenger ship "Barun Gautsch", Rovinj, Z-98

Special terms of visit:
- it is allowed to enter only in upper floors of a ship

"Coriolanus"
- Remains of a warship "Coriolanus", Z-20

Special terms of visit:
- it is allowed to enter only in upper floors of a ship
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry

"B-24 H Liberator"
- US airplane - bomber "B-24 H Liberator", Vrsar, Z-97

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry

"Hans Schmidt"
Remains of commercial ship "Hans Schmidt", Rovinj, Z-23

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to enter all parts without natural light source
- it is forbidden to touch finds near the wreck

"Flamingo"
- Remains of a torpedo-boat "Flamingo", Pula, Z-24

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to enter shipwreck

Premantura
- Remains of commercial ship Z-69
- Remains of commercial sailing ship Z-31

"Stella Polare"
- Remains of a warship TA-36, "Stella Polare", Brestova, Z-244

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry

Island Ilovik
- Roman Shipwreck Z-47

Island Unije
- Roman Shipwreck, Z-36
- Remains of steamer ship "Tihany", Z-50

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to enter all parts without natural light source

Mali Lošinj
- Roman shipwreck with a cargo, Z-49
- Roman amphorae find site, Z-48

Osor
- Site with roman pottery and building material, Z-77

Island Susak
- Roman shipwreck with building material cargo, Susak, Z-22

Island Cres
- Roman shipwreck, Pernat, Z-37
- Roman shipwreck, Martinšćica, Z-14

"TA 45" (SPICA)
- Warship "TA 45" by Novi Vinodolski, Z-15

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry

Cape Sorinj at island Rab
- Roman shipwreck

Vlaška mala bay at island Pag
- Roman shipwreck 

Island Žirje
- Roman shipwreck, Z-52

Island Kakanj
- Roman shipwreck, Z-238
- Roman shipwreck, Z-240

"Francesca da Rimini"
- Remains of a German warship "Francesca da Rimini" near island Kaprije, Z-243

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry

Island Krapanj
- Postmedieval shipwreck, Z-234
- Roman shipwreck, Z-239
- Roman shipwreck, Z-242

Muna, island Žirje
- Roman shipwreck, Muna, Žirje, Z-53

Rogoznica
- Roman shipwreck, Z-241

Island Hvar
- Roman shipwreck, Z-45
- Roman shipwreck, Z-46
- Roman shipwreck, Z-66
- Roman shipwreck, Z-79
- Roman shipwreck, Z-81
- Roman shipwreck, Z-229
- Postmedieval shipwreck, Z-230
- Roman shipwreck, Velo Grablje, Z-64

Islet Lirica in front of Žuljane
- Roman shipwreck

"S-57"
- Remains of a German torpedo-boat "S-57", Pelješac, Z-25

Special terms of visit:
- it is forbidden to touch ammunition and weaponry