Brings you the best marine ecotourism experiences in Europe

The waters surrounding Owey Island in the Rosses boast the finest of dive sites off the North West coast of Donegal. The pristine waters attract an abundance of sea life which makes for a fantastic dive. The wide range of dive locations provide suitable dive sites for all levels of experience. Most noticeably are the underwater sea caves which offer an unique experience for divers in one of the most remote, isolated and hostile coastal locations in Ireland. 

Diving profileOwey Island

  • Level: Intermediate to Advanced
  • Min / max depth:  -
  • Seabed: Rock, sand
  • Average water Temperature: Winter/Spring (8ºC-12ºC) Summer/Autumn(10ºC-17ºC)
  • Visibility: Good
  • Best season for diving: April - October
  • Closest hyperbaric chamber: 1h 20' (72 km)