port, place of departure:                              Hoyvík,

depth at the bottom:                                   4 m,

level of diver training:                                  beginner,

diving type:                                                dive spot/ cave,

diving period:                                             whole year,

visibility max:                                            15 m,

water temperature:                                    2 - 15 °C,

available from:                                           shore,

currents:                                                   none,

warnings:                                                  none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)

Underwater attractions

HELJAREYGAD is a cave located off the coast of Faeroe Islands, with a depth of 4 m. This is a perfect diving space for persons with novice level of training. It is necessary to be particularly careful due to poor visibility. It is possible to get there directly from the shore. The entrance to the cave has a diameter of 1.5 m. Walls are covering seaweeds and corals. The area is characterized by interesting rock formations: cracks, shelves.

Flora and Fauna

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